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Average Salary for Yahoo! Inc. Employees

Updated: 12 Apr 2014
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Yahoo! Inc.
701 First Avenue
Sunnyvale, California 94089
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information technology, computer software, open-source software
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Also Known As:
Yahoo, Yahoo Inc, Yahoo Inc., Yahoo!, Yahoo! Inc
Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ: YHOO) is an American multinational internet corporation headquartered in Sunnyvale, California, United States. The company is perhaps best known for its web portal, search engine (Yahoo! Search), Yahoo! Directory, Yahoo! Mail, Yahoo! News, Yahoo! Groups, Yahoo! Answers, advertising, ...
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How This Employer Pays
Yahoo! Inc. typically pays its employees
above market
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above market
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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 43 Yahoo! Inc. votes.
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Employer: Yahoo! Inc.
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[-]Software Engineer (28)
$92,446 - $150,773  
[-]Software Engineer (28)
Salary$85,665 - $131,891  
Bonus$4,923 - $18,548  
Profit Disbursement$1,180 - $13,069  
Total Pay$92,446 - $150,773  
[+]Senior Software Engineer (26)
$107,594 - $156,131  
[+]Senior Software Engineer (26)
Salary$98,315 - $142,065  
Bonus$4,983 - $15,205  
Profit Disbursement$1,355 - $14,059  
Total Pay$107,594 - $156,131  
[+]Software Development Engineer (SDE) (10)
$86,677 - $142,041  
[+]Software Development Engineer (SDE) (10)
Salary$82,550 - $129,128  
Bonus$1,899 - $19,782  
Total Pay$86,677 - $142,041  
[+]Software Developer (6)
$68,626 - $166,917  
[+]Software Developer (6)
Salary$67,758 - $146,082  
Bonus$1,774 - $22,281  
Total Pay$68,626 - $166,917  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 260

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Popular Perks 401(k), Cell phone, Free beverages 401(k), Casual dress, Health club membership 401(k), Stock purchase plan, Paid holidays & vacation

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