How much do software developers make?

Software development is a growing industry, and software engineers can make significantly more than the average American. Get salary info for web developers here.

According to sites like Payscale and Glassdoor, junior web developers make around $40,000 a year, while more senior developers working for bigger names like PayPal, Google, and Apple are paid upward of $100,000 annually. Compare that to the average American’s wage of $38,600

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A Growing Industry

The demand for web developers is growing: A U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics report predicts 8 percent growth in the sector from 2019 to 2029, a much faster rate than the average for all occupations. 

LinkedIn’s 2020 Emerging Jobs Report, which highlights jobs experiencing tremendous growth, includes Full-Stack Engineer, Back End Developer and JavaScript Developer roles on its list.

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Course Report’s 2019 Outcomes Study reveals that bootcamp graduates see a median salary increase of $22,000 with their first job after graduation. That's 51 percent!

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