Back end developer salary in Chicago, IL
How much does a Back End Developer make in Chicago, IL?
Average base salary
The average salary for a back end developer is $155,798 per year in Chicago, IL. 142 salaries reported, updated at September 27, 2023
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Most common benefits for Back End Developers
- 401(k) matching
- Commuter assistance
- Continuing education credits
- Dental insurance
- Disability insurance
- Employee assistance program
- Employee discount
- Flexible schedule
- Flexible spending account
- Gym membership
- Health insurance
- Health savings account
- Life insurance
- Paid sick time
- Paid time off
- Parental leave
- Professional development assistance
- Referral program
- Retirement plan
- Stock options
- Tuition reimbursement
- Unlimited paid time off
- Vision insurance
- Work from home
Salary satisfactionBased 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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