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Webmaster Salary

National Average
$19,000 $55,245 /year $90,500
$27 /hour
National Average
$1,583 $4,603 /month $7,542
$27 /hour
National Average
$365 $1,062 /week $1,740
$27 /hour
National Average
$9.13 $27 /hour $43.51
Annual Salary Monthly Pay Weekly Pay Hourly Wage
Top Earners $83,000 $6,916 $1,596 $40
75th Percentile $72,500 $6,041 $1,394 $35
Average $55,245 $4,603 $1,062 $27
25th Percentile $36,500 $3,041 $701 $18
Webmaster Salary Comparison by Location
Nationwide
United States
$55,245
$4,603
$1,062
$27
Ashburn, VA
Virginia
$63,313
$5,276
$1,218
$30

How much does a Webmaster make?

As of May 16, 2022, the average annual pay for a Webmaster in the United States is $55,245 a year.

Just in case you need a simple salary calculator, that works out to be approximately $26.56 an hour. This is the equivalent of $1,062/week or $4,604/month.

While ZipRecruiter is seeing annual salaries as high as $90,500 and as low as $19,000, the majority of Webmaster salaries currently range between $36,500 (25th percentile) to $72,500 (75th percentile) with top earners (90th percentile) making $83,000 annually across the United States. The average pay range for a Webmaster varies greatly (by as much as $36,000), which suggests there may be many opportunities for advancement and increased pay based on skill level, location and years of experience.

Based on recent job postings on ZipRecruiter, the Webmaster job market in both Ashburn, VA and the surrounding area is very active. A Webmaster in your area makes on average $63,313 per year, or $8,068 (15%) more than the national average annual salary of $55,245. Virginia ranks number 24 out of 50 states nationwide for Webmaster salaries.

To estimate the most accurate annual salary range for Webmaster jobs, ZipRecruiter continuously scans its database of millions of active jobs published locally throughout America.

Find your next high paying job as a Webmaster on ZipRecruiter today.

What are Top 10 Highest Paying Cities for Webmaster Jobs

We’ve identified 10 cities where the typical salary for a Webmaster job is above the national average. Topping the list is Sunnyvale, CA, with Santa Rosa, CA and Williston, ND close behind in the second and third positions. Williston, ND beats the national average by $9,991 (18.1%), and Sunnyvale, CA furthers that trend with another $13,310 (24.1%) above the $55,245 average.

With these 10 cities having average salaries higher than the national average, the opportunities for economic advancement by changing locations as a Webmaster appears to be exceedingly fruitful.

Finally, another factor to consider is the average salary for these top ten cities varies very little at 9% between Sunnyvale, CA and New York City, NY, reinforcing the limited potential for much wage advancement. The possibility of a lower cost of living may be the best factor to use when considering location and salary for a Webmaster role.

CityAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
Sunnyvale, CA$68,556$5,713$1,318$32.96
Santa Rosa, CA$66,306$5,526$1,275$31.88
Williston, ND$65,236$5,436$1,255$31.36
Manhattan, NY$65,064$5,422$1,251$31.28
Cambridge, MA$64,260$5,355$1,236$30.89
Arlington, VA$63,898$5,325$1,229$30.72
Dickinson, ND$63,506$5,292$1,221$30.53
Ketchikan, AK$63,270$5,272$1,217$30.42
Vacaville, CA$63,025$5,252$1,212$30.30
New York City, NY$62,527$5,211$1,202$30.06

What are Top 5 Best Paying Related Webmaster Jobs in the U.S.

We found a few related jobs that pay more than jobs in the Webmaster category.

For example Remote Webmaster jobs pay as much as $16,025 (29.0%) more than the average Webmaster salary of $55,245.

Job TitleAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
Remote Webmaster$71,270$5,939$1,371$34.26
Freelance Webmaster$60,095$5,008$1,156$28.89
Online Webmaster$54,446$4,537$1,047$26.18
Junior Webmaster$51,851$4,321$997$24.93
Wordpress Webmaster$51,064$4,255$982$24.55
About Our Data
ZipRecruiter salary estimates, histograms, trends and comparisons are derived from both employer job postings and third party data sources.
Data used to develop this report includes ADP data. ADP is an exclusive provider of employee payroll data for ZipRecruiter.
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