How much does a Senior Software Engineer - Backend make?

Updated Dec 1, 2021

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$132,251 /yr
Average Base Pay

7 salaries

$96K

Low

$132K

Average

$182K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The average salary for Senior Software Engineer - Backend is $132,251 per year in the United States. The average additional cash compensation for a Senior Software Engineer - Backend in the United States is undefined, with a range from undefined - undefined. Salaries estimates are based on 7 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Software Engineer - Backend employees in the United States.

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Senior Software Engineer$131,206 /yr
L4
Software Engineer IV$141,706 /yr
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Metromile
4.4

Metromile

Senior Software Engineer - Backend
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$162K -$183K

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$162K

$183K

$162,449 - $182,707 Range

Bond
4

Bond

Senior Software Engineer - Backend
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$161K -$176K

$161K

$176K

$161,072 - $175,875 Range

Slack
4.7

Slack

Senior Software Engineer - Backend
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$161K -$176K

$161K

$176K

$160,745 - $176,064 Range

Roku
4.2

Roku

Senior Software Engineer - Backend
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$257K -$279K

$257K

$279K

$257,356 - $279,077 Range

Marqeta
4.4

Marqeta

Senior Software Engineer - Backend
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$163K -$178K

$163K

$178K

$162,556 - $178,026 Range

OfferUp
3.5

OfferUp

Senior Software Engineer - Backend
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$175K -$187K

$175K

$187K

$174,556 - $186,972 Range

WillowTree
4.6

WillowTree

Senior Software Engineer - Backend
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$120K -$130K

$120K

$130K

$120,247 - $130,468 Range

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Confluent
4.3

Confluent

Backend Software Engineer

$187,664

 /yr
Range: $188K - $188K

$188K

$188K

$187,664 - $187,664 Range

Enfec
4.7

Enfec

Java Backend Developer

$99,968

 /yr
Range: $100K - $102K

$100K

$102K

$99,895 - $101,916 Range

Robinhood
4.3

Robinhood

Backend Engineer

$144,405

 /yr
Range: $133K - $252K

$133K

$252K

$132,561 - $252,131 Range

IBM
4

IBM

Backend Developer

$129,498

 /yr
Range: $90K - $146K

$90K

$146K

$90,300 - $146,113 Range

Spotify
4.2

Spotify

Backend Engineer

$156,391

 /yr
Range: $129K - $188K

$129K

$188K

$129,160 - $188,359 Range

Spotify
4.2

Spotify

Software Engineer (Backend)

$153,126

 /yr
Range: $118K - $169K

$118K

$169K

$118,077 - $168,585 Range

Snowflake
4.3

Snowflake

Senior Backend Engineer

$149,656

 /yr
Range: $150K - $205K

$150K

$205K

$149,656 - $205,292 Range

Spotify
4.2

Spotify

Senior Backend Engineer

$201,770

 /yr
Range: $172K - $252K

$172K

$252K

$172,214 - $252,109 Range

Atlassian
4.6

Atlassian

Backend Software Engineer

$180,082

 /yr
Range: $149K - $189K

$149K

$189K

$148,569 - $188,798 Range

IBM
4

IBM

Backend Developer - Hourly Intern

$31

 /hr
Range: $28 - $37

$28

$37

$28 - $37 Range

Sumo Logic
3.7

Sumo Logic

Backend Software Engineer

$161,812

 /yr
Range: $162K - $162K

$162K

$162K

$161,812 - $161,812 Range

Atlassian
4.6

Atlassian

Senior Backend Software Engineer

$196,223

 /yr
Range: $180K - $204K

$180K

$204K

$180,313 - $203,648 Range

Groupon
3.7

Groupon

Software Engineer, Backend

$163,075

 /yr
Range: $103K - $220K

$103K

$220K

$102,558 - $219,534 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Senior Software Engineer - Backend salaries

The national average salary for a Senior Software Engineer - Backend is $132,251 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Senior Software Engineer - Backend salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 7 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Senior Software Engineer - Backend employees.

The highest salary for a Senior Software Engineer - Backend in United States is $182,191 per year.

The lowest salary for a Senior Software Engineer - Backend in United States is $96,000 per year.

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