Average Salary for Rackspace, US Inc. Employees

Rackspace, US Inc. pays its employees $89K per year on average. Your city influences pay for Rackspace, US Inc. workers the most, followed by your experience level and your job title. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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9725 Datapoint Drive, Suite 100
San Antonio, Texas 78229


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When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($138K annually) can be spotted in San Francisco, Calif.; Austin, Texas (around $93K), San Antonio, Texas ($77K), and Ashburn, Va. (approximately $75K) are the next top-paying cities. At $58K, Elk Grove Village, Ill. is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. By state, Rackspace, US Inc. employees make the most in California, earning about $116K per year on average.

Years of Experience

Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make around $61K annually on average. Overall, the greater share of Rackspace, US Inc. folks have five to nine years of experience and earn an average approximately $92K per year.


Earning $122K annually on average, Senior Software Engineers receive the most money, followed by Senior Product Managers ($121K), Senior Software Engineers ($99K), and Software Developers (about $98K). Earning only $56K on average, Data Center Technicians make less than most people in the company.

Certifications and Degrees

Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Certified ITIL Leaders, who make $106K per year. Acquiring certification to be a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer is rewarded with median pay of about $105K annually. At Rackspace, US Inc., employees who hold a bachelor's degree in technology receive the highest salaries at approximately $122K.


In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Java; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of $100K per year. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Linux; roughly one in five deem it necessary for work. Other skills in demand are Python, SQL, and JavaScript.


The number of male employees who participated in the survey outweighs the number of women; the male-to-female ratio is more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

Most employees contribute to 401(k) savings accounts sponsored by the firm. Nearly all respondents report having health insurance, and nearly all employees report having dental coverage. A few more workplace perks are a casual working environment, gym membership, free drinks, life insurance, and a stock purchase plan.

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based on 29 votes.
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