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Amazon Front-End Engineer Salary

Front-end engineers are responsible for designing the visuals and layouts of web pages and applications. They work closely with back-end developers to code the front-end of a web page or application, which users interact with. 

Amazon is a consumer-centric company operating across digital streaming, cloud computing, e-commerce, and aerospace verticals. Amazon employs several front-end engineers and is known for offering lucrative compensation packages as well as a host of other benefits such as insurance, paid vacations, and more. 

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In this article, we’ll look at Amazon front-end engineer salaries and how they compare with salaries of front-end engineers at other FAANG companies:

  • Amazon Front-end Engineer Roles and Responsibilities
  • Amazon Front-end Engineer Qualifications and Skills Required
  • Amazon Front-end Engineer Salary in the United States
  • Additional Benefits Offered to Amazon Front-end Engineers
  • Front-end Engineer Salaries: Amazon vs. Other FAANG Companies

Amazon Front-end Engineer Roles and Responsibilities

Your responsibilities as a front-end engineer will vary based on the team you join and your level of seniority. As a front-end engineer at Amazon, your role will largely involve:

  • Designing and developing web applications for business and consumer operations
  • Working with back-end teams to develop high-end creative solutions
  • Designing and developing tools for various front-end development processes 
  • Developing and maintaining the design of user interfaces
  • Developing creative solutions for e-commerce pages and applications
  • Designing and developing the architecture for applications
  • Developing creative web pages and applications solutions using CSS, HTML, and JavaScript

Related Read: Amazon Coding Interview Questions

Amazon Front-End Engineer Qualifications and Skills Required

As a front-end development engineer, you’ll be required to meet the preferred qualification criteria to apply for jobs at Amazon. Below are the skills and qualifications required for Amazon front-end engineer jobs:

  • A bachelor's degree in Computer Science or IT
  • 2+ years experience in the field of Front-end development
  • Working knowledge of front-end development technologies
  • Working knowledge of web applications design
  • Working knowledge of client-side technologies
  • Strong programming skills; especially in object-oriented programming languages
  • Proven experience working with back-end teams to code web pages and applications
  • Proven problem-solving skills 

Related Read: Amazon Behavioral Interview Questions

Amazon Front-end Engineer Salaries in the United States

Front-end engineers at Amazon earn compensations ranging between $1,01,820 - $2,03,734 per annum, depending on job level, seniority, and experience. 

  • Cash Bonus: The average cash bonus offered to front-end engineers at Amazon is $31,236 per annum 
  • Stock Options: The average value of stock options offered to Amazon front-end engineers is $29,918 per annum. 
  • Base Salary: The average base salary of front-end Engineers at Amazon is $134,133 per year 
  • Total compensation: The average total compensation, including cash bonuses and stock options, for front-end engineers at Amazon is $137,665 per year. 

Amazon senior front-end engineer salaries vary based on seniority.

Additional Benefits Offered to Amazon Front-end Engineers

Amazon offers a host of other benefits in addition to cash bonuses and restricted stock options. Below are some notable benefits that Front-End Engineers at Amazon enjoy:

  • Insurance: Health, Dental, Vision, Disability, and Life
  • Maternity and Paternity Leave
  • Health Savings Account
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Transportation (within and to the Amazon campus)
  • Paid Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner
  • Paid Vacations

Front-end Engineer Salaries: Amazon vs. Other FAANG Companies

FAANG companies offer exciting career opportunities and compensation packages to their Front-end Engineers. The table below compares Front-end Engineer salaries at Amazon and other FAANG companies

All FAANG companies offer higher salaries than the National Average Front-End Salary in the United States. Google offers the highest salaries to front-end developers, followed by Facebook and Netflix. 

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August 10, 2021

Abhinav Rawat

Product Manager @ Interview Kickstart | Ex-upGrad | BITS Pilani. Working with hiring managers from top companies like Meta, Apple, Google, Amazon etc to build structured interview process BootCamps across domains

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