Back end developer

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How much does a Back End Developer make in the United States?

Average base salary
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4.2k salaries reported, updated at Jul 02, 2020
$127,619
per year
The average salary for a back end developer is $127,619 per year in the United States and $4,000 cash bonus per year.
Additional compensation
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Cash bonus
$4,000
per year
Most common benefits
  • Commuter assistance
  • Health savings account
  • Paid sick time
  • Stock options
  • Unlimited paid time off

Where can a Back End Developer earn more?

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Most common benefits for Back End Developers

  • Commuter assistance
  • Health savings account
  • Paid sick time
  • Stock options
  • Unlimited paid time off
  • Food provided
  • 401(k)
  • Health insurance
  • Gym membership
  • Paid time off
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance

Salary satisfaction

Based on 106 ratings

65% of Back end developers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area

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