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17.5% Jobs Projection
$52,170 Median Salary
100 Job Openings

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

  • Projected employment for Web Developers in Iowa is growing faster than average.

  • Web Developers in Iowa earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Web Developers Work in Iowa?

There were approximately 1,100 workers employed as Web Developers in this state in 2018.

There were 1,060 Web Developers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 40 jobs between 2017 and 2018.


The typical state has 1,220 Web Developers working in it, which means Iowa has fewer Web Developers than average.


Job Projections for Iowa

Jobs for Web Developers in this state are growing at a rate of 17.5% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 14.9%.


Iowa Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 100 annual job openings, and a total of 1,210 jobs for Iowa Web Developers in 2026.

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

What do Web Developers Make in Iowa?

In 2018 wages for Web Developers ranged from $31,530 to $101,320 with $52,170 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $15.16 to $48.71. The median hourly rate was $25.08.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $24.34 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate grew by $0.74.

The median salary in Iowa is higher than the nationwide median salary.


Top Iowa 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
Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA 530 $65,320
Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA 530 $54,140
Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, IA-IL 180 $55,830
Waterloo-Cedar Falls, IA 110 $45,820
Cedar Rapids, IA 80 $58,690
Iowa City, IA 70 $40,090
Dubuque, IA 40 $47,300

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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