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Considering a career as a Web Developer in District of Columbia?

12.2% Jobs Projection
$86,580 Median Salary
130 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Web Developers in District of Columbia are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Web Developers in District of Columbia is growing faster than average.

  • Web Developers in District of Columbia earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Web Developers Work in District of Columbia?

In 2018, there were 1,220 Web Developers working in the state.

There were 1,260 Web Developers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 40 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Web Developers in DC Employment Trend

The amount of Web Developers working in the state is similar to the average state.

Web Developers in DC vs. the Average State

Job Projections for District of Columbia

Jobs for Web Developers in this state are growing at a rate of 12.2% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 14.9%.

Job Projections for Web Developers: Nation vs. DC

District of Columbia Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 130 annual job openings, and 1,650 total jobs in 2026 for Web Developers in this state.

Nationwide, the prediction is 14,600 annual jobs and 187,200 total jobs in 2026.

What do Web Developers Make in District of Columbia?

In 2018 wages for Web Developers ranged from $53,920 to $126,920 with $86,580 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $25.92 to $61.02. The median hourly rate was $41.62.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $40.66 an hour.

The hourly rate grew by $0.96.

The median salary in District of Columbia is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Web Developers Earnings: DC vs. National Average

Top District of Columbia Metros for Web Developers

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Web Developers.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV 4,530 $89,320

Top States for Web Developers Employment

The table below shows the states where most Web Developers work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 20,170 $78,040
New York 12,030 $71,730
Texas 7,830 $70,630
Florida 7,190 $59,290
Washington 5,880 $89,660
Illinois 5,180 $70,410
Pennsylvania 4,610 $68,430
Massachusetts 4,220 $81,200
Ohio 4,100 $62,150
Virginia 3,840 $85,630
New Jersey 3,320 $78,010
North Carolina 3,320 $68,520
Missouri 3,310 $61,540
Maryland 3,110 $73,450
Wisconsin 3,030 $50,600
Minnesota 2,780 $77,880
Michigan 2,690 $63,750
Georgia 2,510 $78,070
Colorado 2,490 $71,360
Arizona 2,440 $63,430

Below are the states where Web Developers get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
Washington $89,660
District of Columbia $86,580
Virginia $85,630
Massachusetts $81,200
Georgia $78,070
California $78,040
New Jersey $78,010
Minnesota $77,880
Connecticut $76,400
South Carolina $74,970

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Occupation DC Employment Total
Software Developers, Systems Software 2,690
Software Developers, Applications 2,520
Computer Programmers 1,090

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