Average Salary for Linkedin Corporation Employees

Headquartered in Palo Alto, Calif., Linkedin Corporation offers a range of employment opportunities in the social networking software, from Software Engineer to Customer Success Manager. With average pay surpassing six figures at Linkedin Corporation ($122K), workers enjoy generous pay. For the most part, employee paychecks at Linkedin Corporation fluctuate depending on your job title; geography and your experience level also matter, but to a lesser degree. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Linkedin Corporation Median Salary by Job





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Account Manager
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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 288
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About This Company

Palo Alto, California 94710


Social Networking Software, Online service provider


Linkedin Corporation pays its employees an average of $120,449 a year. Salaries at Linkedin Corporation range from an average of $70,370 to $169,533 a year. Linkedin Corporation employees with the job title Vice President (VP), Sales make the most with an average annual salary of $370,097, while employees with the title Fitness Instructor make the least with an average annual salary of $35,480.


Technical Program Managers are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing $161K per year on average; Senior Software Engineers are next on the list, bringing in close to $142K, followed by User Experience Designers earning about $127K and Software Engineers making around $119K. Account Managers make an average $56K, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $140K annually) can be spotted in Sunnyvale, Calif.; Mountain View, Calif. (about $137K), San Jose, Calif. (around $132K), and San Francisco, Calif. (approximately $113K) are the next top-paying cities. Expected earnings are below average ($60K) in Omaha, Neb., one of the lowest-paid cities. By state, California offers the highest pay at $128K per year.

Years of Experience

Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make $119K annually on average. Overall, the greater share of Linkedin Corporation folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average about $103K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Salesforce Certified Administrators earn $161K annually, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Bigger paychecks are awarded to Licensed Lawyers with credentials; these people earn $150K per year on average. Linkedin Corporation provides the highest financial reward to those with a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering (BSEE) — these employees rake in approximately $177K annually.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Machine Learning; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of around $159K per year. A garden variety skill at Linkedin Corporation is Java; just under one-fifth of Linkedin Corporation's people use it regularly. Project Management, Python, and JavaScript were also reported by many survey participants.

Benefits and Perks

Most survey participants participate in a 401(k) program. Linkedin Corporation provides health insurance to almost all employees, and nearly all survey participants do receive dental coverage. Linkedin Corporation employees also enjoy perks such as a casual working environment, gym membership, free drinks, stock options, and a subsidized cell phone.

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Key Stats for Linkedin Corporation


39 %
61 %
$60,219 - $135,681
$72,575 - $147,456

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 30 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
$61,082 - $137,625
$58,500 - $126,181
$98,633 - $144,970
$32,438 - $136,995
$145,198 - $180,224

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