business Overview
HQplaceSan Francisco Bay Area
BusinessBusiness SaaS
Founded
access_time 24 years ago
(founded 1999)
Company trajectory rank
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Rank
#680
Employees
80,000
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Rank
#18
Valuation
$133 billion
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Rank
#18
52 wk high: $257 B (-48%)
1 year ago: $255 B (-48%)
10 years ago: $42 B (+215%)
Public / PrivatePublic ($CRM)
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B2B SaaS

Salesforce is a business SaaS company with 541 job openings. It is currently valued at $133 billion as a public company. 80,000 people work at Salesforce. The company was founded in 1999.

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work_outline Job Openings
541open jobs
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Rank
#42
local_atm Financials
Valuation
$133 billion
TrueUp
Rank
#18
52 wk high: $257 B (-48%)
1 year ago: $255 B (-48%)
10 years ago: $42 B (+215%)
Revenue
trailing 12 months
$29 billion
TrueUp
Rank
#31
Revenue growth
vs. same quarter
last year
21.8%
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Rank
#213
MULTIPLES
Valuation / Revenue4.5x
Valuation per employee$1.7 million
TrueUp
Rank
#1264
Revenue per employee$0.4 million
phonelink Products
Top products
- Sales Cloud
- Service Cloud
- Marketing Cloud
- Platform
- Slack (acq in 2020 for $27.7B)
- Tableau Software (acq in 2019 for $15.7B)
- Demandware (acq in 2016 for $2.8B)
- MuleSoft (acq in 2018 for $6.5B)
Other important products
- Heroku (acq in 2010 for $212M)
- Quip (acq in 2016 for $750M)
Primary customer type
business B2B
Is this really a tech company?
Definitely
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check Zero marginal costs to produce
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check Zero cost to expand globally
check Self-serve onboarding + Zero cost of sales
emoji_people Culture
Glassdoor employee reviews
89%
would recommend Salesforce to a friend (14,608 reviews)
better than 79% of tech co's
95%
approve of the CEO Marc Benioff and Bret Taylor (5,775 reviews)
better than 80% of tech co's
Company values
- Trust
- Customer Success
- Innovation
- Equality
Company culture links
Our Salesforce culturenorth_east
salesforce.com/company/careers/culture/
Companies founded by former employees
- Veeva Systems (founded 2007)
- Zuora (founded 2007)
- Okta (founded 2009)
- Airtable (founded 2012)
menu_book Popular books and movies
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code Open Source
Open source citizenship
sentiment_satisfied Good
TrueUp
Rank
#64
Top open source projects
12.5kapache / predictionio
7.9koclif / oclif
3.6kdatorama / akita
2.3ksalesforce / decaNLP
2.1ksalesforce / TransmogrifAI
1.9ksalesforce / ja3
1.7ksalesforce / ctrl
1.6ksalesforce / cloudsplaining
1.3ksalesforce / pytorch-qrnn
1.0kapache / phoenix
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#46 BrandZ Most Valuable Brands
#4 LinkedIn Top Companies
#14 Fortune Most Admired Companies
#3 Forbes Most Innovative
rule Policies
% of open jobs that are remote
5%
home_work Remote work policy
Remote work is common
Same pay everywhere?
(same work, same pay)
public H1B sponsorships approved in 2021
194
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Rank
#14
card_giftcard Benefits (US)
Total value of benefits
(annual estimate)
$8,368 (sentiment_satisfied Good)
TrueUp
Rank
#3
401k match
100% match
401k match limit
800% of salary
If you make...
Your max 401k match is...
$50k base salary$4,000
$100k base salary$8,000
$150k base salary$12,000
$200k base salary$16,000
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Paid vacation
(1st year)
15 days
child_friendly Maternity leave
26 weeks
child_friendly Paternity leave
12 weeks
local_offer Employee discount15% off on services
Other employee benefits
- Commuter benefits
- 100% reimbursment on educational expenses on job related courses up to $5250 each year
history Other info
Associated billionaires
(source:Forbes)
$5.8B - Marc Benioff
IPO dateJun 23, 2004
(19 years ago)
Top owners at IPO
31.6% - Marc Benioff
10.2% - Halsey Minor
6.0% - Attractor Funds
2.7% - Parker Harris
2.3% - Magdalena Yesil
1.8% - David Moellenhoff
1.5% - Jim Steele
1.5% - Craig Ramsey
1.1% - Steve Cakebread
Founder ownership at IPO36.1%
Implied founder equity split
88% - Marc Benioff
7% - Parker Harris
5% - David Moellenhoff
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