Average Salary for Tableau Software, Inc. Employees

Tableau Software, Inc. is a data visualization industry firm headquartered in Seattle, Wash. that hires for Software Engineer positions, Technical Program Manager roles, and more. A typical Tableau Software, Inc. employee can expect to make $79K annually. Though how long you've been working and geography do impact pay, what you do at the company is the primary influence on employee salary at Tableau Software, Inc. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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How This Employer Pays

Tableau Software, Inc. typically pays:
below market
Similar employers pay:
above market
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Employer: Tableau Software, Inc.
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
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[-]Software Engineer (10)
$83,053 - $130,568  
[-]Software Engineer (10)
Salary$58,892 - $118,699  
Bonus$-0.50 - $11,870  
Profit Disbursement$912 - $15,339  
Total Pay$83,053 - $130,568  
[+]Software Development Engineer, Test (SDET) (4)
$45,580 - $113,587  
[+]Software Development Engineer, Test (SDET) (4)
Salary$53,241 - $111,816  
Bonus$742 - $10,260  
Total Pay$45,580 - $113,587  
[+]Technical Program Manager (TPM) (4)
$78,672 - $140,326  
[+]Technical Program Manager (TPM) (4)
Salary$74,733 - $128,329  
Bonus$4,717 - $21,175  
Total Pay$78,672 - $140,326  
[+]Office Coordinator (3)
$26,585 - $44,577  
[+]Office Coordinator (3)
Total Pay$26,585 - $44,577  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 83
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About This Company

400 North 34th Street
Seattle, Washington 98103


Data visualization, Software Engineering

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Senior Software Engineers are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing $118K; Technical Program Managers are next on the list, bringing in close to about $102K, followed by Software Engineers earning $92K and Test Software Development Engineers making around $80K. At $35K, Sales Consultants are among the lowest paid at Tableau Software, Inc.

Years of Experience

Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of approximately $89K. Overall, the greater share of Tableau Software, Inc. folks have one to four years of experience and earn $57K per year.


By state, Tableau Software, Inc. employees make the most in California, earning $170K annually on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Comptia A+ Service Technicians receive bigger paychecks (approximately $61K) than those without credentials. At Tableau Software, Inc., employees who hold a Master of Science (MS), Computer Science (CS) receive the highest salaries at about $140K.


In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Program Management; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of $102K. A relatively widespread skill at Tableau Software, Inc. is C++; approximately one-fifth of employees use it for work. Other skills in demand are SQL, Customer Service, and Java.

Benefits and Perks

Just 43 percent receive paid time off. Tableau Software, Inc. sponsors a 401(k) program, and most workers use this option to save for their retirement. At Tableau Software, Inc., the vast majority of workers have health insurance, and nearly all workers have dental coverage. Advantages of working here also include a casual working environment, stock options, free drinks, and life insurance.

Key Stats for Tableau Software, Inc.


31 %
69 %
$34,720 - $78,185
$39,149 - $107,308
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 20 votes.

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