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Back end developer salary in Houston, TX

How much does a Back End Developer make in Houston, TX?

Average base salary

above national average
Average $127,155
Low $81,841
High $197,560
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a back end developer is $127,155 per year in Houston, TX. 41 salaries reported, updated at January 25, 2023

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Top companies for Back End Developers in Houston, TX

  1. Infovision
    65 reviews8 salaries reported
    $210,163per year
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Highest paying cities for Back End Developers near Houston, TX

  1. Richardson, TX
    $174,809 per year
    12 salaries reported
  2. Irving, TX
    $155,667 per year
    13 salaries reported
  3. Plano, TX
    $150,284 per year
    17 salaries reported
  1. Fort Worth, TX
    $139,809 per year
    8 salaries reported
  2. Austin, TX
    $133,308 per year
    95 salaries reported
  3. Dallas, TX
    $131,259 per year
    71 salaries reported
  1. Houston, TX
    $127,155 per year
    41 salaries reported
  2. San Antonio, TX
    $114,350 per year
    13 salaries reported
  3. Texas City, TX
    $95,867 per year
    5 salaries reported
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Where can a Back End Developer earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Back End Developers

Top skills
Top fields of study
Computer Science Degree

More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

Top SkillsSalaryJob openingsCompanies
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13 jobs16
280 jobs501
191 jobs281
720 jobs1,349
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Most common benefits for Back End Developers

  • 401(k)
  • 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
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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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How much do similar professions get paid in Houston, TX?

Full Stack Developer

143 job openings

Average $96,478 per year

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Common questions about salaries for a Back End Developer

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