Average Salary for Linkedin Corporation Employees

Operating out of Palo Alto, Calif., social networking software company Linkedin Corporation employs talent in positions ranging from Software Engineer to Customer Success Manager. Generous compensation can be found at Linkedin Corporation; employee salaries often surpass six figures and average pay comes to $122K annually. Though geography and your experience level do impact pay, your role at the company is the primary influence on employee salary at Linkedin Corporation. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Linkedin Corporation Median Salary by Job


Software Engineer
12 profiles

Senior Software Engineer
10 profiles

Customer Success Manager
9 profiles

United States (change)

User Experience Designer
5 profiles

Technical Program Manager (TPM)
4 profiles

Relationship Manager
3 profiles

Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer
3 profiles

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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 08 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 131
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About This Company

Palo Alto, California 94710


Social Networking Software, Online service provider


Source: Freebase


The highest average salaries go to Technical Program Managers, who bring in close to approximately $167K per year, though Senior Software Engineers are not far behind at around $146K along with User Experience Designers ($128K) and Front End Developers ($125K). Financial compensation for Campaign Managers is rather low — on average only $60K — relative to the rest of the company.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $145K annually) can be spotted in San Jose, Calif.; Mountain View, Calif. ($139K), Sunnyvale, Calif. (approximately $135K), and San Francisco, Calif. (about $118K) are the next top-paying cities. At $55K, Omaha, Neb. is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. By state, Linkedin Corporation pays its California employees the most; the pay rate there is $129K per year.

Years of Experience

Survey participants who have worked at Linkedin Corporation for between five and 10 years earn around $117K annually on average. The greater proportion of employees (37 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of $113K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Being a Salesforce Certified Administrator certainly has its perks — salaries approach $164K annually and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Linkedin Corporation workers who hold a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) are also well compensated, earning $158K on average.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Machine Learning; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of approximately $157K per year. Java is regularly seen around here; just under one-fifth of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Key skills also include Project Management, Python, and SQL.

Benefits and Perks

A 401(k) program is available, and most respondents use it to save for retirement. Health insurance is part of the package for a large number of workers, and for a large number of employees, dental coverage is too. Advantages of working here also include a casual working environment, gym membership, free drinks, stock options, and a stock purchase plan.

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Key Stats for Linkedin Corporation


41 %
59 %
$59,851 - $116,804
$70,469 - $147,567

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
$58,661 - $129,374
$53,327 - $107,943
$92,738 - $146,993

Popular Locations for Linkedin Corporation

  1. Sunnyvale, California
  2. New York, New York
  3. San Francisco, California
  4. Mountain View, California
  5. San Jose, California
  6. Omaha, Nebraska
  7. Chicago, Illinois

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