Average Salary for Samsung Employees

A salary of $87K per year is the median rate at Samsung. Your role at the company plays the largest role in compensation at Samsung, but your city and your experience level affect income (to a lesser degree) as well. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Earning $234K annually on average, Senior Counsels receive the most money, followed by Senior Software Engineers ($135K), Senior Product Managers (about $130K), and Human Resources Directors (around $120K). SAP ABAP Programmers are among the lowest paid at a median salary of $57K.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $230K per year) can be spotted in San Francisco, Calif.; Mountain View, Calif. (around $135K), New York, N.Y. ($110K), and Dallas, Texas ($90K) are the next top-paying cities. High paychecks are not found in Ridgefield Park, N.J.; in fact, at about $53K it is one of the worst-paid cities. U.S. pay levels are highest in the state of California; salaries there average to approximately $119K annually.

Years of Experience

Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of $90K per year. Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make $58K annually on average. The largest fraction of Samsung people (36 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and earn about $117K per year on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Licensed Lawyers are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $240K annually. It pays to have a B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA) at Samsung — these employees make the most at around $226K per year.


In this position, it pays to have Contract Negotiation in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of approximately $230K annually. Microsoft Excel is regularly seen around here; nearly one in eight of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Other skills in demand are Project Management, Java, and Data Analysis.

Benefits and Perks

A fair number of survey participants save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. A large number of respondents can count on health insurance, and a fair number of workers have dental coverage as a benefit. Samsung folks also make good use of a subsidized cell phone, gym membership, life insurance, a casual working environment, and tuition reimbursement.

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Key Stats for Samsung


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69 %
$30,410 - $117,589
$47,013 - $134,942

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
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