Average Salary for Samsung Employees

The average Samsung employee earns $85K annually. Though where you live and how long you've been working do impact pay, your role at the company is the primary influence on employee salary at Samsung. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Samsung Median Salary by Job


Senior Software Engineer
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Software Engineer
5 profiles

SAP ABAP Programmer
3 profiles

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Human Resources (HR) Manager
3 profiles

Senior Counsel
3 profiles

Staff Accountant
2 profiles

Process Engineer
2 profiles

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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 9 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 85
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About This Company




Source: Freebase


Senior Counsels rake in the most money, with average earnings of around $234K per year; Senior Software Engineers come in second with average earnings amounting to approximately $135K, while Human Resources Directors and Software Engineers rank near the top as well ($120K and $92K, respectively). On the lower end are Web Developers at about $54K on average.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($230K annually) can be spotted in San Francisco, Calif.; Mountain View, Calif. (around $135K), New York, N.Y. ($110K), and Dallas, Texas (about $90K) are the next top-paying cities. Ridgefield Park, N.J. is near the bottom for pay at $55K. By state, Samsung pays its Minnesota employees the most; the pay rate there is approximately $115K per year.

Years of Experience

Average pay is $90K annually for those with five to nine years of experience. The largest fraction of Samsung people (36 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn approximately $58K per year on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Licensed Lawyers are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $240K annually. Samsung compensates B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA)-holders the most at $226K per year.


The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Contract Negotiation; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of $230K annually. One of the more prevalent skills at Samsung is Java, with one in ten considering it a key competency. Data Analysis, Project Management, and Microsoft Excel are also desirable skills.

Benefits and Perks

A majority of survey participants contribute to 401(k) savings accounts sponsored by the firm. Samsung provides health insurance to a large number of respondents, and a solid majority of workers do receive dental coverage. Samsung folks also make good use of a company cell phone, gym membership, life insurance, a casual working environment, and tuition reimbursement.

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Key Stats for Samsung


32 %
68 %
$30,410 - $117,589
$47,626 - $131,151

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Popular Locations for Samsung

  1. San Francisco, California
  2. Mountain View, California
  3. Austin, Texas
  4. Ridgefield Park, New Jersey
  5. San Diego, California
  6. San Jose, California
  7. Dallas, Texas

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