Average Salary for Tableau Software, Inc. Employees

Based in Seattle, Wash.,data visualization player Tableau Software, Inc. offers many employment opportunities, including Software Engineer and Area Sales Manager positions. Tableau Software, Inc. pays its employees $86K per year on average. Your job title primarily drives compensation; however, your city and your experience level are also reported as secondary influences on salary at Tableau Software, Inc. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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About This Company

400 North 34th Street
Seattle, Washington 98103


Data visualization, Software Engineering

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Sales Consultants earn the highest median pay at around $130K annually, followed by Senior Software Engineers ($120K), Software Engineers ($99K), and Senior Business Consultants (approximately $75K). Customer Success Managers make an average about $45K, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($108K per year) can be spotted in Atlanta, Ga.; Palo Alto, Calif. (about $105K), New York, N.Y. ($85K), and Redmond, Wash. ($77K) are the next top-paying cities. Those interested in increasing earning potential should avoid the city of Washington, DC — at approximately $50K, salaries are some of the lowest in the country. Within the firm, employees working in Georgia take home the most — around $108K annually on average.

Years of Experience

For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to $89K per year. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (40 percent) have been working for one to four years and make approximately $60K annually on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Project Management Professionals, who make $118K per year. Bigger paychecks are awarded to Tableau Desktop 8 Qualified Associates with credentials; these people earn about $76K annually on average. Tableau Software, Inc. compensates Master of Science (MS)-holders the most at around $102K per year.


In this position, it pays to have Java in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of $106K annually. A skill that is commonly seen around here is SQL; one-eighth deem it necessary for work. Customer Relationship Management, Data Analysis, and Python round out the set of key employee skills.

Benefits and Perks

Only 36 percent receive paid vacation and sick leave. A large number of respondents save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. Tableau Software, Inc. provides health insurance to nearly all respondents, and almost all survey participants do receive dental coverage. Perks also include a casual working environment, stock options, free drinks, and life insurance.

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Key Stats for Tableau Software, Inc.


38 %
62 %
$38,932 - $85,351
$48,166 - $106,942
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
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