How much does Red Hat pay?
The national average salary for an employee at Red Hat is $106,018 per year or $50.97 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $72,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $154,000. Show More

Red Hat SALARIES BY DEPARTMENT

How much you earn at Red Hat depends on your role, and the organizational function that you work in. Employees who work in the Legal organizational function tend to get paid the most at at Red Hat, earning an average yearly salary of $136,076. The second-highest paying department is Advertising & Marketing, where employees earn an average salary of $131,333 per year. The organizational functions at Red Hat that pay the least are Restaurant & Hospitality and Customer Service. Workers in these departments earn $45,787 and $57,959, respectively.
Department
Average
Legal
Legal
$136,076
$136k
Advertising & Marketing
Advertising & Marketing
$131,333
$131k
Science & Engineering
Science & Engineering
$115,808
$116k
Management
Management
$111,936
$112k
Computer & IT
Computer & IT
$110,864
$111k
Business Operations
Business Operations
$93,700
$94k
Sales & Retail
Sales & Retail
$92,125
$92k
Art, Fashion, & Design
Art, Fashion, & Design
$91,320
$91k
Accounting & Finance
Accounting & Finance
$89,589
$90k
Human Resources
Human Resources
$88,510
$89k

Red Hat SALARIES BY JOB TITLE

While the average employee salary at Red Hat is $106,018, there is a big variation in pay depending on the role. Some of the positions that earn high wages at Red Hat include Principal Software Engineer, Principal Architect, Legal Extern, and Senior Solutions Architect. A typical Principal Software Engineer salary at Red Hat is $168,808 per year. Some of the other roles at Red Hat are Customer Service Representative and Cashier. A worker with the title Customer Service Representative at Red Hat earns an average salary of $31,967 per year.

Red Hat SALARIES BY LOCATION

It's no secret that workers earn different salaries in different parts of the country, since the cost of living can be much higher in certain areas. Employees at Red Hat earn different salaries depending on their region. The city with the highest average salary is Mountain View, CA, where employees earn an average salary of $126,384. Red Hat Employees in Seattle, WA don't earn quite as much. The median salary in Seattle, WA is $117,517.

RECENTLY ADDED Red Hat SALARIES

JobLocationDate AddedSalary
Principal Software Engineer
Westford, MA
Principal Software Engineer
Westford, MA
Westford, MA
09/23/2019
09/23/2019
$125,00009/23/2019
$125,000
Software Engineer
Westford, MA
Software Engineer
Westford, MA
Westford, MA
09/18/2019
09/18/2019
$115,00009/18/2019
$115,000
Senior Management, Technical Support
Denver, CO
Senior Management, Technical Support
Denver, CO
Denver, CO
09/17/2019
09/17/2019
$88,85809/17/2019
$88,858
Senior Specialist Solutions Architect
Cumming, GA
Senior Specialist Solutions Architect
Cumming, GA
Cumming, GA
09/04/2019
09/04/2019
$195,00009/04/2019
$195,000
Senior Software EngineerRaleigh, NC
Senior Software Engineer
Raleigh, NC
Raleigh, NC
09/03/2019
09/03/2019
$130,00009/03/2019
$130,000

Red Hat Competitor Salaries

Competitors of Red Hat include VMware, Google, and Microsoft. The average salaries at VMware rank the highest, with their employees earning an average salary of $129,974 per year. Employees at Google earn an average of $127,289 per year, and the employees at Microsoft earn an average salary of $124,093 per year.
Company
Average Salary
$129,974
$130k
$127,289
$127k
$124,093
$124k
$108,467
$108k
$108,131
$108k

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