Average Salary for Rackspace, US Inc. Employees

Rackspace, US Inc. employees enjoy considerable salaries — pay is approximately $90K per year on average. The most important factor affecting pay for Rackspace, US Inc. employees is your city, though your role at the company and your experience level play a role as well. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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About This Company

9725 Datapoint Drive, Suite 100
San Antonio, Texas 78229

1998

Rackspace, Rackspace Hosting, Inc.


Source: Freebase

Locations

When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($138K annually) can be spotted in San Francisco, Calif.; Austin, Texas (about $94K), San Antonio, Texas ($78K), and Ashburn, Va. (around $75K) are the next top-paying cities. Elk Grove Village, Ill. ranks low on the pay scale — at approximately $56K, it is one of the lowest-paid cities. Rackspace, US Inc. workers in California earn the most — $116K per year on average.

Jobs

Earning approximately $122K annually on average, Senior Software Engineers receive the most money, followed by Senior Product Managers ($121K), Software Developers (around $98K), and Systems Engineers (about $69K). Earning only $51K on average, Systems Administrators make less than most people in the company.

Years of Experience

Between the one and five year mark, median pay is $64K per year. The greater proportion of employees (35 percent) report five to nine years of experience and bring home median pay of $92K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to approximately $109K per year for Microsoft Certified Systems Engineers, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Bigger paychecks are awarded to Certified ITIL Leaders with credentials; these people earn around $106K annually on average. The highest-paying degree here is a bachelor's degree in technology; Rackspace, US Inc. awards about $124K to these degree-holders.

Skills

Employees who count Java among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is $98K per year. A common skill in Rackspace, US Inc.'s work force is Python; approximately one-fifth of survey participants report using it on the job. Many workers are also familiar with Linux, SQL, and Project Management.

Gender

Employees who completed the survey skew strongly male, with a male-to-female ratio of more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

A large number of employees report contributing to a 401(k). Health insurance comes as part of the deal for the vast majority of workers, and almost all employees report receiving dental coverage as well. Privileges also include a casual working environment, free drinks, gym membership, life insurance, and a subsidized cell phone.

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Key Stats for Rackspace, US Inc.

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %
Salary
$36,890 - $80,177
Salary
$55,642 - $115,762

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 31 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
7%
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