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Average Salary for Zillow, Inc. Employees

Seattle, Wash.-based Zillow, Inc. hires for positions ranging from Software Development Engineer to Software Developer in the internet publishing and broadcasting and web search portals. The average employee at Zillow, Inc. takes home $83K annually. The most important factor affecting pay for Zillow, Inc. employees is your city, though your role at the company and how long you've been working play a role as well. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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How This Employer Pays

Zillow, Inc. typically pays:
above market

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About This Company

999 Third Avenue
Seattle, Washington 98104


Internet Publishing and Broadcasting and Web Search Portals

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When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($120K per year) can be spotted in New York, N.Y.; San Francisco, Calif. (around $117K), the company's headquarter city of Seattle, Wash. (about $83K), and Irvine, Calif. ($50K) are the next top-paying cities. Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of New York, where they average to $120K annually.


Nearing the top of the pay scale are Computer Software Program Managers, Corporate Counsels, Software Engineers, and Software Development Engineers; while the first receives the highest median pay at approximately $110K per year, the other salaries come in at $100K, about $100K, and $88K, respectively. Data Analysts are among the lowest paid at a median salary of approximately $66K.

Years of Experience

Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make around $87K annually on average. The largest slice of the Zillow, Inc. workforce (52 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, $76K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Regarding salaries and education, Zillow, Inc. pays those with a Bachelor's Degree, Business & Marketing the most — $85K.


In this position, it pays to have User Interface Design in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of about $115K annually. A relatively widespread skill at Zillow, Inc. is Java; one in seven of employees use it for work. Many workers usually know Python, JavaScript, and Project Management as well.

Benefits and Perks

When it comes to employee benefits, Zillow, Inc. has room for improvement — only half of workers are paid for vacation and sick time. A majority of workers save for retirement through Zillow, Inc.'s 401(k) plan. The vast majority of workers report having health insurance, and nearly all survey participants report having dental coverage. Some other advantages of working at Zillow, Inc. are stock options, a casual working environment, free drinks, and gym membership.

Key Stats for Zillow, Inc.


34 %
66 %
$46,989 - $114,736
$35,948 - $112,200
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 11 votes.
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