Average Salary for Salesforce.com, Inc. Employees

San Francisco, Calif.-based Salesforce.com, Inc. hires for positions ranging from Software Engineer to Customer Success Manager in the customer service solutions / crm. Salesforce.com, Inc. hands out hefty paychecks which often rise above six figures — average yearly compensation amounts to $112K. Your experience level primarily drives compensation; however, what you do at the company and where you live are also reported as secondary influences on salary at Salesforce.com, Inc. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Salesforce.com, Inc. Median Salary by Job


Software Engineer
30 profiles

Senior Software Engineer
21 profiles

Customer Success Manager
12 profiles

Solutions Architect
8 profiles

Sales Engineer
7 profiles

Account Executive
6 profiles

Marketing Manager
5 profiles

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  • Updated: 18 Jun 2017
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Years of Experience

For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to around $113K per year. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Salesforce.com, Inc. employees (36 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn $74K annually on average.


The highest paychecks go to Senior Software Engineers, who earn an average about $142K per year, closely trailed by Software Developers (approximately $127K), Software Engineers ($120K), and Solutions Architects ($117K). Near the bottom at Salesforce.com, Inc. are Account Executives, pulling in an average of just approximately $67K.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $122K annually) can be spotted in the company's headquarter city of San Francisco, Calif.; Atlanta, Ga. (around $118K), Seattle, Wash. ($88K), and Portland, Ore. ($87K) are the next top-paying cities. Expected earnings are below average ($68K) in Indianapolis, Ind., one of the lowest-paid cities. By state, the highest pay levels are found in California, where the average Salesforce.com, Inc. employee makes $124K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Being a Licensed Lawyer certainly has its perks — salaries approach $180K annually and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Bigger paychecks are awarded to Project Management Professionals with credentials; these people earn $149K per year on average. The highest-paying degree here is a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD); Salesforce.com, Inc. awards approximately $169K to these degree-holders.


When it comes to skills, employees who report Java among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of around $126K annually. A garden variety skill at Salesforce.com, Inc. is Project Management; nearly one in eight of Salesforce.com, Inc.'s people use it regularly. Key skills also include SQL, JavaScript, and Salesforce.

Benefits and Perks

A large number of workers set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). For nearly all workers, benefits include health insurance, and almost all employees get dental coverage, too. Salesforce.com, Inc. folks also make good use of a casual working environment, a subsidized cell phone, gym membership, a stock purchase plan, and free drinks.

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Key Stats for Salesforce.com, Inc.


38 %
62 %
$54,005 - $132,565
$59,741 - $138,545

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 59 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
$53,335 - $119,111
$59,180 - $121,594
$67,138 - $141,541
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