Average Salary for Salesforce.com, Inc. Employees

San Francisco, Calif.-based Salesforce.com, Inc. hires for positions ranging from Software Engineer to Solutions Architect in the customer service solutions / crm. Those interested in boosting their bank account turn to Salesforce.com, Inc., where salaries climb well into six-figure range and average pay approaches $112K. Though your experience level and where you live do impact pay, your role at the company is the primary influence on employee salary at Salesforce.com, Inc. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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The Landmark @ One Market Street
San Francisco, California 94107


Customer Service Solutions / CRM



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Solutions Architects rake in the most money, with average earnings of $141K per year; Senior Technical Writers come in second with average earnings amounting to $120K, while Software Engineers and Product Managers of Software rank near the top as well (about $116K and $115K, respectively). With salaries averaging around $55K, Information Technology Project Managers are among the lowest paid at Salesforce.com, Inc.

Years of Experience

Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of approximately $105K annually. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (36 percent) have been working for one to four years and make $82K per year on average.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $120K annually) can be spotted in Boston, Mass.; New York, N.Y. ($119K), Chicago, Ill. (around $110K), and the company's headquarter city of San Francisco, Calif. ($110K) are the next top-paying cities. At approximately $73K, Indianapolis, Ind. is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. The highest pay by state can be found in New York, where salaries average out at $119K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Salaries approach approximately $150K annually for Project Management Professionals; non-accredited workers make much less. Becoming a Salesforce Certified Consultant can certainly pay off here; those folks make $140K on average. It pays to have a Master of Business Administration (MBA) at Salesforce.com, Inc. — these employees make the most at around $150K per year.


The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Salesforce; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of about $120K annually. Project Management is regularly seen around here; one-sixth of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Many workers are also familiar with Java, Data Analysis, and JavaScript.

Benefits and Perks

For employees looking to save up for their golden years, Salesforce.com, Inc. provides an optional 401(k) plan, and a large number of survey participants participate. Perks cover health insurance for almost all survey participants and dental coverage for a large number of employees. The company also dishes out perks such as a subsidized cell phone, a casual working environment, gym membership, a stock purchase plan, and free drinks.

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Key Stats for Salesforce.com, Inc.


44 %
56 %
$54,248 - $115,061
$59,041 - $128,590
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 37 votes.

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