- Spotify grew its workforce by one third last year to more than 6,550 employees around the world.
- Insider analyzed public data to get a snapshot of how much Spotify employees in the US make.
- The streaming-music company offered some US staffers annual salaries between $60,000 and $260,000.
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Spotify grew its workforce by one third last year to 6,554 staffers at the end of 2020.
While the streaming-music company has hit some snags – its controversial podcaster Joe Rogan has sparked internal debate among staffers – Spotify has continued hiring.
It currently lists roughly 360 openings on its careers website, and touts new flexible work benefits like the ability to work from anywhere.
We pored over public data to get a snapshot of Spotify’s salary levels. The data, released by the US Department of Labor’s Office of Foreign Labor Certification, shows how much Spotify offered to pay employees who it wanted to hire in the US through work visas.
Spotify offered certain US staffers between October 2019 and March 2021 annual base salaries ranging from $60,000 to $260,00 for a variety of roles, according to the data.
Our full analysis breaks down salaries for jobs including marketing, research, engineering, finance and administrative roles.