Bringing in the most money are Marketing Directors — their earnings average $160K per year. Senior Product Designers are a close second at $145K along with Senior Software Engineers (around $140K) and Product Managers of Software (approximately $128K). Among the lower-paid positions at Spotify are Traffic Managers — the median salary for this role approaches about $40K.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($150K annually) can be spotted in San Francisco, Calif.; Boston, Mass. (approximately $124K), New York, N.Y. (about $119K), and Los Angeles, Calif. ($62K) are the next top-paying cities. Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of Massachusetts, where they average to $124K per year.
Years of Experience
Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make $68K annually on average. Overall, the greater share of Spotify folks have five to nine years of experience and earn an average around $105K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified Public Accountants earn $150K annually, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Employees who have a Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) make the most here, hauling in around $145K per year.
Employees who count Apache Hadoop among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is about $137K annually. It's pretty common to find people here who know Python; nearly one in six consider it a key competency. Many workers usually know Java, Strategic Planning, and Microsoft Excel as well.
Benefits and Perks
Almost all employees participate in a 401(k) program. Health insurance is part of the package for a large number of workers, and for most employees, dental coverage is too. Spotify employees also enjoy perks such as stock options, a subsidized cell phone, a casual working environment, free drinks, and supplemental paternity leave.