Many people now a days further their education in Web Development to become a web developer. The job of a web developer is to create and build up websites. They are responsible for the appearance and layout of the website. Developers incorporate coding languages such as HTML or XML to create the information that will be on the site. Incorporating graphics, audio and video are some of the many things that they must know when creating websites. They build up clients and meet with each of them to make sure what kind of website they want, whether it be a professional looking one for a businessman/woman or a colorful and playful one for daycares. Web developers will work in groups so they can figure out what information goes where, and there will be many different opinions on how the site should look. (Bureau of Labor Statistics 1).
On a median annual wage, web developers make an average of $62,500 a year working full time. (U.S. News & World Report 1) Based on experience and how well a person is at web development, their salary can range from as low as $33,550 a year to as high as $105,200 annually.