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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 $114,285
Low $80,781
High $161,683
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a salesforce developer is $114,285 per year in the United States. 1.3k salaries reported, updated at December 1, 2023

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Top companies for Salesforce Developers in United States

  1. Stefanini IT Solution
    406 reviews31 salaries reported
    $150,812per year
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Highest paying cities for Salesforce Developers near United States

  1. Los Angeles, CA
    $130,865 per year
    41 salaries reported
  2. Washington, DC
    $120,690 per year
    25 salaries reported
  3. Denver, CO
    $120,661 per year
    22 salaries reported
  1. Dallas, TX
    $112,565 per year
    33 salaries reported
  2. Chicago, IL
    $111,639 per year
    22 salaries reported
  3. New York, NY
    $109,083 per year
    179 salaries reported
  1. Austin, TX
    $99,063 per year
    48 salaries reported
  2. Atlanta, GA
    $92,529 per year
    43 salaries reported
  3. San Francisco, CA
    $92,338 per year
    35 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 $114,285 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

Amalgamated Life Insurance
Epic Games
Jefferies LLC
Ideal Business Advisors
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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 $106,609 per year

SalesForce Administrator

Job openings

Average $89,412 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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