When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $122K per year) can be spotted in San Francisco; San Jose (about $122K), the company's headquarter city of Sunnyvale ($118K), and Los Angeles ($101K) are the next top-paying cities. Omaha ranks low on the pay scale — at around $39K, it is one of the lowest-paid cities. Within the company, workers earn the highest salaries (an average of $118K annually) in California.
Years of Experience
For those with one to four years of experience, paychecks typically reach $103K. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (36 percent) have been working for five to nine years and make around $115K per year.
Principal Software Engineers earn the highest median pay at $150K, followed by Senior Product Managers (approximately $147K), Senior Software Engineers (about $137K), and Senior Software Engineers ($121K). Among the lower-paid positions at Yahoo! Inc. are Software Development Engineers — typical salaries for this role approach $109K.
Certifications and Degrees
Chartered Accountants are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to about $190K. Sun Certified Enterprise Architects with credentials can live quite comfortably; salaries come in at $158K annually. Regarding salaries and education, Yahoo! Inc. pays those with a Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Science (CS) & Engineering the most — $172K.
Benefits and Perks
A solid majority of workers save for retirement through Yahoo! Inc.'s 401(k) plan. At Yahoo! Inc., the greater part of workers have health insurance, and a strong majority of workers have dental coverage. Yahoo! Inc. employees also enjoy perks such as a subsidized cell phone, a casual working environment, free drinks, a stock purchase plan, and gym membership.