Years of Experience
For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to $103K annually. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (38 percent) have been working for one to four years and make approximately $81K per year on average.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $111K annually) can be spotted in Portland, Ore.; Chicago, Ill. ($109K), the company's headquarter city of San Francisco, Calif. ($107K), and New York, N.Y. (about $100K) are the next top-paying cities. Those interested in increasing earning potential should avoid the city of Seattle, Wash. — at approximately $70K, salaries are some of the lowest in the country. Across its U.S. offices, the state of Illinois pays Salesforce.com, Inc. the most — about $109K per year on average.
Solutions Architects rake in the most money, with average earnings of around $141K annually; Senior Account Executives come in second with average earnings amounting to $120K, while Senior Technical Writers and Software Engineers rank near the top as well ($120K and $115K, respectively). Earning only approximately $101K on average, Senior Business Analysts make less than most people in the company.
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Project Management Professionals, who make $150K per year. Bigger paychecks are awarded to Salesforce Certified Consultants with credentials; these people earn $140K annually on average. Employees who have a Master of Business Administration (MBA) make the most here, hauling in $135K per year.
Employees who count Customer Relationship Management among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is around $120K annually. A relatively widespread skill at Salesforce.com, Inc. is Java; about a seventh of employees use it for work. Some other standard skills here are Salesforce, Project Management, and Microsoft Excel.
Benefits and Perks
A large number of employees allocate some part of their earnings to the company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. The vast majority of workers have health insurance, and benefits for a large number of workers also include dental insurance. Additional benefits of working here are a casual working environment, a company cell phone, gym membership, a stock purchase plan, and free drinks.