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16.2% Jobs Projection
$85,630 Median Salary
410 Job Openings

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

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

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

How Many Web Developers Work in Virginia?

In 2018, there were 3,840 Web Developers working in the state.

There were 3,720 Web Developers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 120 jobs between 2017 and 2018.


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


Job Projections for Virginia

Jobs for Web Developers in this state are growing at a rate of 16.2% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 14.9%.


Virginia Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 410 annual job openings, and 5,240 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 Virginia?

In 2018 wages for Web Developers ranged from $43,560 to $134,600 with $85,630 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $20.94 to $64.71. The median hourly rate was $41.17.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $39.51 an hour.

The hourly rate grew by $1.66.

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


Top Virginia 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
Richmond, VA 660 $80,530
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC 500 $62,650
Charlottesville, VA 140 $62,630
Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, VA 80 $57,710
Roanoke, VA 50 $41,270
Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, TN-VA 40 $65,460
Staunton-Waynesboro, VA 40 $38,150
Harrisonburg, VA 40 $47,400

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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