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How Much Does a Salesforce Developer Earn In The United States?

Salesforce Developer Salaries
Updated December 31, 2020
Average Yearly Salary
$93,000
$70,000
$93,000
$124,000
Salesforce developers in the United States make an average salary of $93,949 per year or $45.17 per hour. In terms of salary range, an entry level salesforce developer salary is roughly $70,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $124,000. If you like following the crowd, technology and finance companies tend to attract the most workers in this field. But if you're in it for the money, then you'll want to seek out pharmaceutical, finance, and telecommunication companies, as employees in each industry have reported the highest salaries. As most things go, location can be critical. Washington, California, New York, Alaska, and Texas provide the highest salesforce developer salaries.
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Where Salesforce Developers Earn The Most

The darker areas on the map show where salesforce developers earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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How Much Do Salesforce Developers Earn In Different Cities?

If both location and money are important to you, then you might want to check out moving to Washington, California and New York, as these three states offer the highest salaries throughout the U.S. for salesforce developers. Quite opposite of that list is the lowest paying states, which are Kentucky, Arkansas, and West Virginia.
Location
City
Average Salary

San Francisco, CA

Salary Range98k - 148k$121k$121,309

Seattle, WA

Salary Range96k - 141k$117k$116,834

Washington, DC

Salary Range85k - 129k$105k$104,927

New York, NY

Salary Range80k - 122k$100k$99,609

San Antonio, TX

Salary Range82k - 115k$98k$97,630

Arlington, VA

Salary Range78k - 118k$96k$96,426

Edison, NJ

Salary Range75k - 114k$93k$92,699

Boston, MA

Salary Range75k - 110k$91k$91,193

Baltimore, MD

Salary Range73k - 111k$91k$90,795

Philadelphia, PA

Salary Range70k - 107k$87k$87,062
$59k
$148k

High Paying Salesforce Developer Jobs

Which Companies Pay Salesforce Developers The Most?

To earn a high income as a salesforce developer, working for Airbnb or Porch might be your best bet, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. In addition, companies like VMware and Collabera report highly competitive salaries for salesforce developers.
Company
Company
Average Salary
Airbnb
Salary Range144k - 155k$150k$149,953
Porch
Salary Range140k - 151k$146k$145,897
VMware
Salary Range136k - 150k$143k$143,098
Collabera
Salary Range132k - 148k$140k$140,425
First Republic Bank
Salary Range128k - 151k$140k$139,752
Thumbtack
Salary Range131k - 143k$137k$137,184
Informatica
Salary Range122k - 149k$136k$135,723
Fitbit
Salary Range127k - 144k$136k$135,671
ATI Architects + Engineers
Salary Range126k - 143k$135k$134,859
Glassdoor
Salary Range129k - 140k$134k$134,455
$120k
$155k

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    How Much Do Salesforce Developers Make In Different Industries?

    The salary for a salesforce developer can vary depending on what industry the job is in. The highest salaries for salesforce developers tend to be found in pharmaceutical, finance, and telecommunication companies. In fact, salesforce developers can make a yearly salary of $106,106 while working for pharmaceutical companies.
    Industry
    Average Salary

    Pharmaceutical

    Salary Range92k - 121k$106k$106,106

    Finance

    Salary Range93k - 119k$105k$105,468

    Telecommunication

    Salary Range91k - 121k$105k$105,459

    Insurance

    Salary Range90k - 115k$102k$102,268

    Technology

    Salary Range87k - 118k$102k$101,787

    Professional

    Salary Range88k - 115k$101k$101,241

    Manufacturing

    Salary Range86k - 112k$99k$98,953
    $76k
    $121k

    How Experience Affects Salesforce Developer Salaries

    The salary for a salesforce developer can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. Data on how experience level affects total compensation is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

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