Average Salary for Salesforce.com, Inc. Employees

Based in San Francisco, Calif.,customer service solutions / crm player Salesforce.com, Inc. offers many employment opportunities, including Software Engineer and Customer Success Manager positions. Financial compensation at Salesforce.com, Inc. jumps well into six-figure territory; median pay is $110K. Though what you do at the company and geography are influential salary factors for those at Salesforce.com, Inc., your experience level turns out to have the greatest impact on paycheck size. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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The Landmark @ One Market Street
San Francisco, California 94107


Customer Service Solutions / CRM



Source: Freebase

Years of Experience

For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to $112K per year. The greater proportion of employees (35 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of about $72K annually.


Senior Software Engineers are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing approximately $142K per year on average; Software Developers are next on the list, bringing in close to around $127K, followed by Software Engineers earning $121K and Solutions Architects making $120K. Among the lower-paid positions at Salesforce.com, Inc. are Campaign Managers — the median salary for this role approaches approximately $70K.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($124K 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. Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at about $68K) is Indianapolis, Ind. By state, the highest pay levels are found in California, where the average Salesforce.com, Inc. employee makes $127K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Project Management Professionals, who make $149K annually. Certified ScrumMasters also rank high on the pay scale, with expected average earnings of $142K per year. Salesforce.com, Inc. workers who hold a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) are also well compensated, earning around $172K on average.


The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Java; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of approximately $129K annually. Project Management is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; nearly one-seventh of Salesforce.com, Inc.'s people use it regularly. Many workers usually know Salesforce, JavaScript, and SQL as well.

Benefits and Perks

Most workers set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). For the vast majority of survey participants, benefits include health insurance, and the vast majority of employees get dental coverage, too. Some other perks are 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 %
$52,917 - $130,775
$59,019 - $138,551

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 56 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
$53,291 - $122,954
$52,288 - $121,594
$66,958 - $142,591
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