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Salesforce developer salary in United States

How much does a Salesforce Developer make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $113,698
Low $80,963
High $159,669
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a salesforce developer is $113,698 per year in the United States. 1.4k salaries reported, updated at October 1, 2023

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Top companies for Salesforce Developers in United States

  1. Stefanini IT Solution
    396 reviews35 salaries reported
    $149,559per year
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Highest paying cities for Salesforce Developers near United States

  1. Los Angeles, CA
    $131,178 per year
    31 salaries reported
  2. Washington, DC
    $130,996 per year
    30 salaries reported
  3. Denver, CO
    $118,949 per year
    37 salaries reported
  1. Dallas, TX
    $113,942 per year
    41 salaries reported
  2. New York, NY
    $111,048 per year
    169 salaries reported
  3. Chicago, IL
    $109,676 per year
    24 salaries reported
  1. Austin, TX
    $100,830 per year
    49 salaries reported
  2. San Francisco, CA
    $92,655 per year
    35 salaries reported
  3. Atlanta, GA
    $92,606 per year
    44 salaries reported
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Where can a Salesforce Developer earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Salesforce Developers

Most recommended skill

Data Warehouse(earn +12.79% more)

The jobs requiring this skill have increase by 3.46% since 2018. Salesforce Developers with this skill earn +12.79% more than the average base salary, which is $113,698 per year.

Job Trend
YearNumber of job openings on Indeed requiring this skillChange from previous year
2012224increase by 224
2013916increase by 308.93%
20141307increase by 42.69%
20151024decrease by 21.65%
20161107increase by 8.11%
2017917decrease by 17.16%
20181012increase by 10.36%
20191047increase by 3.46%

Top companies hiring Salesforce Developers with the recommended skill

University of Maryland University College
Datawiz Corporation
Markon Solutions
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More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

Top SkillsSalaryJob openingsCompanies
11 jobs14
130 jobs199
316 jobs501
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Most common benefits for Salesforce Developers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Referral program
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 46 ratings

70% of Salesforce Developers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in United States?

Salesforce Consultant

Job openings

Average $104,858 per year

SalesForce Administrator

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Average $89,224 per year

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Common questions about salaries for a Salesforce Developer

As a salesforce developer how can I know if I am being paid fairly?

If you’re unsure about what salary is appropriate for a position, visit Indeed's Salary Calculator to get a free, personalized pay range based on your location, industry and experience.

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How can Salesforce developers increase their salary?

Salesforce certification can dramatically increase salaries for Salesforce developers. The more Salesforce certification a developer has, the more they can earn. Certification courses are available online, and they can be taken in your own time. In some areas, people can expect as much as a 40% pay raise with Salesforce certification.

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