Careers in Website Development
An ideal candidate working in website development has enthusiasm for web design and development and the ability to engage with new technologies. Web developers can work almost anywhere: large corporations or small businesses, the public or private sectors, and everywhere in between.
What will I do on the job?
What skills will I use on the job?
Who will hire me?
Organizations of all kinds hire website developers to design, implement and maintain their online presence – and the demand for web developers is expected to keep growing. You will find jobs in large corporations, small businesses, nonprofits, government agencies, or as independent contractors.
How much can I earn?
Starting annual salaries in the Portland area range from approximately $28,000 – $40,000. Experienced positions may earn: $40,000 – $80,000.