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Back End Developer salary in New York, NY

How much does a Back End Developer make in New York, NY?

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The average salary for a back end developer is $151,518 per year in New York, NY. 174 salaries reported, updated at May 13, 2022.

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Top companies for Back End Developers in New York, NY

  1. Oscar
    8 reviews34 salaries reported
    $259,303per year
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Highest paying cities for Back End Developers near New York, NY

  1. City of New York, NY
    $163,460 per year
    6 salaries reported
  2. New York, NY
    $151,518 per year
    174 salaries reported
  3. Manhattan, NY
    $147,095 per year
    8 salaries reported
  1. Mountain View, CA
    $146,103 per year
    8 salaries reported
  2. Los Angeles, CA
    $144,887 per year
    33 salaries reported
  3. Boston, MA
    $141,753 per year
    62 salaries reported
  1. San Jose, CA
    $138,799 per year
    51 salaries reported
  2. Chicago, IL
    $127,791 per year
    56 salaries reported
  3. Seattle, WA
    $127,336 per year
    33 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

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Computer Science Degree

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280 jobs501
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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 New York, NY?

Full Stack Developer

2,423 job openings

Average $118,647 per year

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