Salary Directory Boston Frontend Engineers

Frontend Engineer Salary in Boston

Front-End Engineer Job Description

A Front-end Engineer is responsible for programming the interactive, visible features of a company's website that the end user sees. These features can include navigation buttons, animations, games, text boxes and forums. The Front-end Engineer often collaborates with those behind the scenes who process the data on the back end. Front-end Engineers will analyze data on what the website audience needs and coordinate with departments such as marketing and other technical staff to create templates that the web developers can use.

A Front-end Engineer should be able to use coding languages such as JavaScript, CSS and HTML. They should also be able to create attractive designs and templates. Front-end Engineers typically have a four-year degree in Computer Science or a related field and working knowledge of computer programming languages, networking, mathematics, data management and communications.

Living and Working in Boston

Boston is home to some of the most important political, cultural and social movements in US History. It is an upbeat, dynamic city to live in, yet it also has the down-home vibe of a small town. Boston is on the leading edge of medicine and technology and offers many jobs in these fields. The famous Fenway Park is also located in Boston. There are over 4 million people living in the metro area of Boston, yet the unemployment rate is well below the average for the nation and there are many well-paying jobs in this city. Boston was ranked the #8 best place to live by US News.

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Based on real Hired interview data, Frontend Engineers in Boston earn an average annual salary of
Based on real Hired interview data, Frontend Engineers in SF Bay Area earn an average annual salary of
$140,757
The salaries of candidates in this role range from a low of $70,000 to a high of $200,000, with a median salary of $140,000.

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Compare Frontend Engineer salaries by region

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

  1. SF Bay Area
  2. $163,907
  3. Seattle
  4. $160,046
  5. Tampa
  6. $153,317
  7. Austin
  8. $152,333
  9. Los Angeles
  10. $152,184
  11. New York
  12. $150,673
  13. Atlanta
  14. $148,451
  15. Minneapolis/St Paul
  16. $146,012
  17. Boston
  18. $145,938
  19. Denver
  20. $142,070
  21. Washington D.C.
  22. $139,746
  23. San Diego
  24. $139,511
  25. Dallas/Ft Worth
  26. $137,654
  27. Houston
  28. $137,278
  29. Chicago
  30. $134,579
  31. Philadelphia
  32. $132,577
  33. Toronto
  34. C$127,549
  35. Phoenix
  36. $127,222
  37. Columbus
  38. $118,925
  39. Dublin
  40. €84,013
  41. London
  42. £77,383
  43. France
  44. €63,347
  1. SF Bay Area
  2. $163,907
  3. Seattle
  4. $160,046
  5. Tampa
  6. $153,317
  7. Austin
  8. $152,333
  9. Los Angeles
  10. $152,184
  11. New York
  12. $150,673
  13. Atlanta
  14. $148,451
  15. Minneapolis/St Paul
  16. $146,012
  17. Boston
  18. $145,938
  19. Denver
  20. $142,070
  21. Washington D.C.
  22. $139,746
  23. San Diego
  24. $139,511
  25. Dallas/Ft Worth
  26. $137,654
  27. Houston
  28. $137,278
  29. Chicago
  30. $134,579
  31. Philadelphia
  32. $132,577
  33. Toronto
  34. C$127,549
  35. Phoenix
  36. $127,222
  37. Columbus
  38. $118,925
  39. Dublin
  40. €84,013
  41. London
  42. £77,383
  43. France
  44. €63,347
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Where Frontend Engineers are highest in demand

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