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Frontend Engineer Salary in Seattle

Frontend Engineer Job Description

Frontend Engineers are responsible for making sure that websites are functional and user-friendly. This is a vital role for the success of any website. Frontend Engineers create rich and exciting features for website users such as animations, games, forums, and text boxes. They also make sure the website is easy to navigate. Frontend Engineers frequently coordinate and collaborate with other technical teams, especially Backend Engineers who process the data.

Applicants for a Frontend Engineer position must be able to analyze user needs and create the design specifications. They must know coding languages like HTML, JavaScript and CSS. They need to be able to think like the end user and create interactive designs that these users will find attractive. They also need a bachelor's degree in computer science or a related field.

Living and Working in Seattle

Seattle, located in Washington state, is a vibrant and happening city to live and work in. Its skyline is most recognized by its famous Space Needle landmark. Seattle is culturally diverse and full of activities. Some of the top Fortune 500 companies including Microsoft, Amazon, Starbucks and Nordstrom are all located in this beautiful city. The weather here is wet and cool in the winter and dry and warm in the summer. It is very picturesque with the Pacific Ocean on one side and views of Mount Ranier on another. Seattle is also well known for its fantastic fresh seafood, which people can buy at one of the many fisherman's markets located on the pier.

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Based on real Hired interview data, Frontend Engineers in Seattle earn an average annual salary of
Based on real Hired interview data, Frontend Engineers in SF Bay Area earn an average annual salary of
$144,403
The salaries of candidates in this role range from a low of $75,000 to a high of $225,000, with a median salary of $145,000.

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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. $160,901
  3. New York
  4. $146,944
  5. Seattle
  6. $144,983
  7. Los Angeles
  8. $144,601
  9. Boston
  10. $140,385
  11. Philadelphia
  12. $137,703
  13. Atlanta
  14. $136,572
  15. San Diego
  16. $136,328
  17. Austin
  18. $133,756
  19. Washington D.C.
  20. $131,893
  21. Denver
  22. $130,679
  23. Dallas/Ft Worth
  24. $129,933
  25. Chicago
  26. $129,300
  27. Toronto
  28. C$111,981
  29. Dublin
  30. €72,500
  31. London
  32. £72,024
  33. France
  34. €55,710
  1. SF Bay Area
  2. $160,901
  3. New York
  4. $146,944
  5. Seattle
  6. $144,983
  7. Los Angeles
  8. $144,601
  9. Boston
  10. $140,385
  11. Philadelphia
  12. $137,703
  13. Atlanta
  14. $136,572
  15. San Diego
  16. $136,328
  17. Austin
  18. $133,756
  19. Washington D.C.
  20. $131,893
  21. Denver
  22. $130,679
  23. Dallas/Ft Worth
  24. $129,933
  25. Chicago
  26. $129,300
  27. Toronto
  28. C$111,981
  29. Dublin
  30. €72,500
  31. London
  32. £72,024
  33. France
  34. €55,710
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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: