Average Salary for Intuit Inc. Employees

Mountain View, Calif.-based Intuit Inc. hires for positions ranging from Software Engineer to Senior Financial Analyst in the computer software sector. Those searching for a six-figure salary consider Intuit Inc., where hearty paychecks average $108K. What you do at the company primarily drives compensation; however, where you live and your experience level are also reported as secondary influences on salary at Intuit Inc. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Intuit Inc. typically pays:
above market
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above market
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Employer: Intuit 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 Engineer (24)
$80,982 - $114,105  
[-]Software Engineer (24)
Salary$76,475 - $104,724  
Bonus$4,924 - $12,080  
Profit Disbursement$747 - $10,494  
Total Pay$80,982 - $114,105  
[+]Senior Software Engineer (18)
$109,262 - $157,208  
[+]Senior Software Engineer (18)
Salary$102,085 - $139,107  
Bonus$9,839 - $20,261  
Profit Disbursement$1,214 - $14,895  
Total Pay$109,262 - $157,208  
[+]Staff Software Engineer (6)
$101,694 - $230,056  
[+]Staff Software Engineer (6)
Salary$96,093 - $182,893  
Bonus$5,579 - $48,977  
Total Pay$101,694 - $230,056  
[+]Senior Financial Analyst (5)
$74,440 - $114,780  
[+]Senior Financial Analyst (5)
Salary$67,430 - $99,257  
Bonus$2,445 - $13,302  
Profit Disbursement$1,062 - $9,466  
Total Pay$74,440 - $114,780  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 186
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About This Company

2632 Marine Way
Mountain View, California 94043


Computer software


Intuit, Intuit Inc

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Staff Software Engineers are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing $155K; Senior Product Managers are next on the list, bringing in close to around $130K, followed by Senior Software Engineers earning approximately $125K and Senior Systems Engineers making $104K. Financial compensation for Senior Financial Analysts is rather low — only about $85K — relative to the rest of the company.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($123K per year) can be spotted in Menlo Park; San Jose (around $119K), the company's headquarter city of Mountain View ($112K), and San Diego ($101K) are the next top-paying cities. Tucson ranks low on the pay scale — at approximately $69K, it is one of the lowest-paid cities. By state, the highest pay levels are found in Massachusetts, where the average Intuit Inc. employee makes about $128K annually.

Years of Experience

Average pay is typically $104K for those with five to nine years of experience. Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can typically make about $89K. The largest fraction of Intuit Inc. people (37 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and earn $120K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Project Management Professionals, who make approximately $135K. Bigger paychecks are awarded to Sun Certified Java Programmers with credentials; these people typically earn around $125K annually. The best paid folks at Intuit Inc. have a Doctorate (PhD), earning $148K per year.


When it comes to skills, employees who report C# among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of $104K. One of the more prevalent skills at Intuit Inc. is Java, with somewhere between a fifth and a fourth considering it a key competency. Linux, JavaScript, and Project Management are also desirable skills.

Benefits and Perks

Paid time off is in short supply here, with only 42 percent receiving paid vacation and 35 percent receiving paid sick days. To plan for old age, almost all employees maintain savings accounts through the company's 401(k) plan. At Intuit Inc., a strong majority of workers have health insurance, and the greater part of workers have dental coverage. Advantages of working here also include a casual working environment, gym membership, a stock purchase plan, and tuition reimbursement.

Key Stats for Intuit Inc.


38 %
62 %
$63,871 - $123,000
$75,043 - $131,361
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 49 votes.

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