Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Backend Engineer make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

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Industry

$135,551 / yrTotal Pay
$114,449 / yrBase Pay
$21,102 / yrAdditional Pay

$135,551

 / yr
$76K$345K
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Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Backend Engineer is $135,551 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $114,449 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $21,102 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Robinhood
3.7

Robinhood

Backend Engineer

$152,631

 /yr
Range: $135K - $266K
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$135K

$266K

$135,000 - $266,493 Range

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Spotify
4.2

Spotify

Backend Engineer

$167,471

 /yr
Range: $137K - $199K

$137K

$199K

$136,518 - $199,088 Range

MX
4.6

MX

Backend Engineer

$100,958

 /yr
Range: $85K - $130K

$85K

$130K

$85,193 - $130,000 Range

SynapseFI
3.7

SynapseFI

Backend Engineer

$125,571

 /yr
Range: $108K - $167K

$108K

$167K

$107,572 - $166,711 Range

Clarifai
3.5

Clarifai

Backend Engineer

$113,765

 /yr
Range: $108K - $119K

$108K

$119K

$108,076 - $119,453 Range

Flexton
4.6

Flexton

Backend Engineer

$138,525

 /yr
Range: $124K - $171K

$124K

$171K

$124,039 - $170,647 Range

Gild
3.1

Gild

Backend Engineer

$122,085

 /yr
Range: $112K - $161K

$112K

$161K

$111,745 - $160,954 Range

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Percolate
3.5

Percolate

Backend Engineer

$123,756

 /yr
Range: $109K - $127K

$109K

$127K

$108,561 - $126,682 Range

SIMON Markets
4.0

SIMON Markets

Backend Engineer

$99,178

 /yr
Range: $99K - $115K

$99K

$115K

$99,178 - $115,000 Range

MZ
3.2

MZ

Backend Engineer

$159,322

 /yr
Range: $143K - $186K

$143K

$186K

$143,095 - $185,741 Range

Caprus IT
4.6

Caprus IT

Backend Engineer

$86,770

 /yr
Range: $86K - $87K

$86K

$87K

$85,851 - $87,056 Range

Simple Finance
4.3

Simple Finance

Backend Engineer

$122,254

 /yr
Range: $104K - $128K

$104K

$128K

$104,432 - $128,404 Range

Sila Money
5.0

Sila Money

Backend Engineer

$131,129

 /yr
Range: $121K - $131K

$121K

$131K

$120,734 - $131,416 Range

ReviewTrackers
4.7

ReviewTrackers

Backend Engineer

$109,550

 /yr
Range: $102K - $111K

$102K

$111K

$102,231 - $110,735 Range

Google
4.5

Google

Backend Engineer

$128,404

 /yr
Range: $113K - $170K

$113K

$170K

$112,772 - $170,250 Range

Ontraport
4.2

Ontraport

Backend Engineer

$138,012

 /yr
Range: $110K - $138K

$110K

$138K

$110,000 - $138,012 Range

Bond
3.4

Bond

Backend Engineer

$148,018

 /yr
Range: $130K - $160K

$130K

$160K

$129,597 - $160,000 Range

Spotify
4.2

Spotify

Backend Engineer - Intern

$67,111

 /yr
Range: $67K - $109K

$67K

$109K

$67,111 - $108,736 Range

Uber
4.0

Uber

Backend Engineer

$159,169

 /yr
Range: $150K - $207K

$150K

$207K

$150,496 - $207,011 Range

Microsoft
4.4

Microsoft

Backend Engineer

$150,837

 /yr
Range: $109K - $173K

$109K

$173K

$108,863 - $173,057 Range

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$66,188

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Back End Developer with more than 15 years of experience

$24

/hrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Backend Software Engineer with less than one year of experience

$23

/hrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$500/hr

10 days ago by a Backend Developer with 1 to 3 years of experience

$135,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$13,500/yr
Stock Bonus$43,750/yr

11 days ago by a Backend Engineer with less than one year of experience

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$2,100

/moAvg Base Salary

14 days ago by a Backend Developer with 4 to 6 years of experience

$5,000

/moAvg Base Salary

14 days ago by a Backend Developer with 4 to 6 years of experience

$250,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

14 days ago by a Backend Developer with 1 to 3 years of experience

$30

/hrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$14,400/hr
Stock Bonus$7,200/hr

15 days ago by a Back End Developer with 1 to 3 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Backend Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a Backend Engineer is $115,933 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Backend Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 281 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Backend Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Backend Engineer in United States is $180,591 per year.

The lowest salary for a Backend Engineer in United States is $74,425 per year.

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