Compare Salesforce vs Tableau Software BETA

See how working at Salesforce vs. Tableau Software compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at Salesforce vs. Tableau Software. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Salesforce

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Tableau Software

Employee Ratings

  • Salesforce scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Tableau Software scored higher in 1 area: CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.4
(based on 8876 reviews)
Salesforce employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Tableau Software employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 869 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.3
Salesforce employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.8 higher than Tableau Software employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.5
Salesforce employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Tableau Software employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.1
Work-life balance
4.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
4.1
Salesforce employees rated their Senior Management 0.7 higher than Tableau Software employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.5
Salesforce employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Tableau Software employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
4.0
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Salesforce Ceo Marc Benioff
96%
96%Marc Benioff
CEO Approval
Tableau Software Ceo Mark Nelson
98%
98%Mark Nelson
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
90%
Salesforce employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 19% higher than Tableau Software employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
71%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
88%
Salesforce employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 21% higher than Tableau Software employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
67%

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Salesforce salaries averaged $26,447 higher than Tableau Software.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer935 Salaries
$123,677/yr
Account Executive589 Salaries
$80,000/yr
Member Of Technical Staff236 Salaries
$130,000/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer146 Salaries
$132,639/yr
Account Executive31 Salaries
$72,000/yr
Technical Support Engineer49 Salaries
$49,697/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Salesforce.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Tableau Software.
  • "Big company" was the most mentioned Con at Salesforce.
  • "Growing pains" was the most mentioned Con at Tableau Software.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 468 reviews)
"Great culture"(in 435 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 89 reviews)
"Great product"(in 89 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Big company"(in 131 reviews)
"Fast paced"(in 127 reviews)
Cons
"Growing pains"(in 51 reviews)
"Company is growing"(in 26 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Account Executive

I have been working at Salesforce full-time for less than a year

Pros

Many helpful people who want to see you succeed A clean sales process A lot of training A company that cares for its employees World Class resources, solutions, training

Cons

There are no cons that I can think of yet.

Advice to Management

Keep caring about employee experience, development, and help with career development/advancements

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Tableau Software full-time for more than a year

Pros

Benefits, pay, management, culture The work is exciting!

Cons

Some career path things are still be smoothed over, but leadership still goes to bat for their employees

Advice to Management

Define career path a bit more

Job Postings

Salesforce has 11,559 more recently posted open jobs than Tableau Software.