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Average Salary for Expedia, Inc. Employees

Expedia, Inc. is a technology firm headquartered in Bellevue, Wash. that hires for Software Development Engineer positions, Analytics Manager roles, and more. Those searching for a six-figure salary consider Expedia, Inc., where hearty paychecks average $100K. For the most part, employee paychecks at Expedia, Inc. fluctuate depending on your experience level; where you live and your job title also matter, but to a lesser degree. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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How This Employer Pays

Expedia, Inc. typically pays:
above market
Similar employers pay:
above market
Similar companies include:
Amazon.com Inc, Microsoft Corp, T-Mobile, Inc.
Employer: Expedia, Inc.
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Software Development Engineer (SDE) (12)
$90,894 - $131,658  
[-]Software Development Engineer (SDE) (12)
Salary$83,121 - $122,255  
Bonus$4,949 - $14,142  
Total Pay$90,894 - $131,658  
[+]Analytics Manager (8)
$80,443 - $143,920  
[+]Analytics Manager (8)
Salary$74,666 - $125,849  
Bonus$4,814 - $20,178  
Total Pay$80,443 - $143,920  
[+]Software Engineer (7)
$60,426 - $133,262  
[+]Software Engineer (7)
Salary$62,001 - $119,971  
Bonus$1,649 - $16,730  
Total Pay$60,426 - $133,262  
[+]Senior Software Engineer (6)
$88,653 - $166,288  
[+]Senior Software Engineer (6)
Salary$80,264 - $139,723  
Bonus$2,611 - $23,875  
Total Pay$88,653 - $166,288  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 29 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 242

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About This Company

Bellevue, Washington 98005

Technology, Support Activities for Transportation


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Years of Experience

Survey participants who have worked at Expedia, Inc. for between five and 10 years earn around $97K per year on average. The largest fraction of Expedia, Inc. people (32 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn about $74K annually on average.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($99K per year) can be spotted in Seattle, Wash.; the company's headquarter city of Bellevue, Wash. ($97K), San Francisco, Calif. (approximately $95K), and Dallas, Texas ($66K) are the next top-paying cities. Orlando, Fla. ranks low on the pay scale — at around $47K, it is one of the lowest-paid cities. Across Expedia, Inc.'s U.S. offices, employees in the state of Washington earn the most, taking home about $98K annually.


Senior Software Development Engineers rake in the most money, with average earnings of $123K per year; Senior Software Engineers come in second with average earnings amounting to $112K, while Analytics Managers and Software Development Engineers rank near the top as well (approximately $108K and $97K, respectively). Among the lower-paid positions at Expedia, Inc. are Test Software Development Engineers — the median salary for this role approaches approximately $93K.

Certifications and Degrees

Certified ITIL Leaders are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $141K annually. Becoming a Project Management Professional can certainly pay off here; those folks make about $138K on average. The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Science (CS); Expedia, Inc. awards around $127K to these degree-holders.


The highest-paying skill to have may be C#; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $100K per year. Java is a popular skill among Expedia, Inc. workers, with around one in five of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Many workers usually know Project Management, Microsoft Excel, and Data Analysis as well.

Benefits and Perks

Company compensation for vacation days and sick leave is awarded to only 36 percent. Nearly all workers set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). The vast majority of respondents have health insurance, and benefits for a large number of workers also include dental insurance. Other privileges include a casual working environment, gym membership, free drinks, and a stock purchase plan.

Key Stats for Expedia, Inc.


42 %
58 %
$45,693 - $102,533
$62,644 - $116,235
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 64 votes.
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