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Frontend Engineer Salary in Austin

Front-End Engineer Job Description

Front-End Engineers work with various combinations of HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Angular JS and other client-side scripts to organize and set the display components that users view and interact with on a website. Front-End Engineers work with technical staff, marketers and managers to help develop specifications for development and design.

Front-End Engineers are responsible for analyzing the needs of a site‰Ûªs audience, developing specifications and collaborating with back-end engineers. Demand for Front-End Engineers is growing, thanks to the popularity of ecommerce websites and mobile devices. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, demand for Front-End Engineers is expected to rise 13 percent from 2016 to 2026.

Living and Working in Austin

Austin is a newer tech city that is growing fast. Over the past few years, it has been growing faster than many other tech cities in the country. Since big companies like IBM, Dell, Samsung and Apple have decided to call the city home, tech workers and other companies have been following suit and setting up shop in Austin.

Austin is known as the live music capital of the world. It‰Ûªs a sunny, liberal and diverse city at the crossroads of Texan culture. It is divided into eight neighborhoods. Downtown Austin is known for art and nightlife. Riverside is for nature lovers with Zilker Park and Barton Springs. Hyde Park is casual, homey and quiet. Hancock is home of Austin‰Ûªs oldest golf venue. West University is a UT Austin college town. North Burnet is an upscale area that boasts shopping malls and luxurious movie theaters. North Loop has a laid-back vibe with vintage stores, record shops and coffee houses. Brentwood is a trendy spot in central Austin.

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Based on real Hired interview data, Frontend Engineers in Austin earn an average annual salary of
Based on real Hired interview data, Frontend Engineers in SF Bay Area earn an average annual salary of
$111,529
The salaries of candidates in this role range from a low of $80,000 to a high of $145,000, with a median salary of $110,000.

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Compare Frontend Engineer salaries by region

Frontend Engineers are highest in demand in SF Bay Area, New York, and London. Browse and compare average salaries in locations where this role is also popular:

  1. SF Bay Area
  2. $147,926
  3. Seattle
  4. $136,172
  5. New York
  6. $135,533
  7. Los Angeles
  8. $132,102
  9. Boston
  10. $128,166
  11. Austin
  12. $123,577
  13. San Diego
  14. $122,838
  15. Washington D.C.
  16. $121,191
  17. Denver
  18. $120,438
  19. Chicago
  20. $115,291
  21. Dallas/Ft Worth
  22. $113,761
  23. Toronto
  24. C$104,726
  25. London
  26. £64,612
  27. France
  28. €52,615
  1. SF Bay Area
  2. $147,926
  3. Seattle
  4. $136,172
  5. New York
  6. $135,533
  7. Los Angeles
  8. $132,102
  9. Boston
  10. $128,166
  11. Austin
  12. $123,577
  13. San Diego
  14. $122,838
  15. Washington D.C.
  16. $121,191
  17. Denver
  18. $120,438
  19. Chicago
  20. $115,291
  21. Dallas/Ft Worth
  22. $113,761
  23. Toronto
  24. C$104,726
  25. London
  26. £64,612
  27. France
  28. €52,615
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Where Frontend Engineers are highest in demand

    Frontend Engineers are highest in demand in SF Bay Area, New York, and London. Browse and compare average salaries in locations where this role is also popular: