Residents of Seattle, Wash. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is $146K annually; other top-paying cities include Phoenix, Ariz. (approximately $97K) and Scottsdale, Ariz. (around $75K). Godaddy.Com, Inc. workers in Washington earn the most — $131K per year on average.
Years of Experience
For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to $102K annually. The greater proportion of employees (48 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of about $73K per year.
Nearing the top of the pay scale are Software Engineers and Business Intelligence Analysts; the former receives the highest median pay at $95K annually while $64K per year is the norm for the latter.
Certifications and Degrees
Godaddy.Com, Inc. provides the highest financial reward to those with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science (CS) — these employees rake in around $136K annually.
Employees who count Project Management among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is approximately $136K per year. A garden variety skill at Godaddy.Com, Inc. is SQL; somewhere between a fifth and a fourth of Godaddy.Com, Inc.'s people use it regularly. Linux, .NET, and C# Programming Language round out the set of key employee skills.
Benefits and Perks
A large number of employees participate in the company's 401(k) retirement savings plan. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for nearly all respondents, and the vast majority of respondents report receiving dental coverage as well. Advantages of working here also include free drinks, a casual working environment, flexible hours, tuition reimbursement, stock options, and a stock purchase plan.