Years of Experience
For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to approximately $103K annually. The largest slice of the Salesforce.com, Inc. workforce (38 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, around $81K per year.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($129K annually) can be spotted in New York, N.Y.; Portland, Ore. (about $111K), Chicago, Ill. ($109K), and the company's headquarter city of San Francisco, Calif. ($107K) are the next top-paying cities. Seattle, Wash. ranks low on the pay scale — at approximately $70K, it is one of the lowest-paid cities. Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of New York, where they average to around $129K per year.
Bringing in the most money are Solutions Architects — their earnings average $141K annually. Senior Software Engineers are a close second at $126K along with Senior Account Executives ($120K) and Senior Technical Writers (about $120K). Financial compensation for Senior Business Analysts is rather low — on average only $100K — relative to the rest of the company.
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Project Management Professionals, who make $150K per year. On average, salaries rise to $140K annually for accredited Salesforce Certified Consultants. It pays to have a Master of Business Administration (MBA) at Salesforce.com, Inc. — these employees make the most at approximately $135K per year.
When it comes to skills, Customer Relationship Management seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of around $120K annually. A common skill in Salesforce.com, Inc.'s work force is Java; close to a seventh of survey participants report using it on the job. Many workers usually know Project Management, Salesforce, and Data Analysis as well.
Benefits and Perks
A large number of respondents plan for retirement by taking advantage of the company-sponsored 401(k) program. The vast majority of workers have health insurance, and benefits for a large number of employees also include dental insurance. Salesforce.com, Inc. also dishes out privileges such as a casual working environment, a company cell phone, gym membership, a stock purchase plan, and free drinks.