Compare Salesforce vs Workday BETA

See how working at Salesforce vs. Workday 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. Workday. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Salesforce

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Workday

Employee Ratings

  • Salesforce scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Workday scored higher in 1 area: Work-life balance.
  • Both tied in 1 area: CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.5
(based on 7611 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 1543 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.3
Salesforce employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Workday employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
4.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.5
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.2
Work-life balance
4.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
4.2
Senior Management
4.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.6
Culture & Values
4.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Salesforce Ceo Marc Benioff
97%
97%Marc Benioff
CEO Approval
Workday Ceo Aneel Bhusri
97%
97%Aneel Bhusri
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
91%
Salesforce employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 5% higher than Workday employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
86%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
89%
Salesforce employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 5% higher than Workday employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
84%

Salaries

Salesforce has 6,348 more total submitted salaries than Workday.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineering SMTS1207 Salaries
$140,000/yr
Member of Technical Staff761 Salaries
$140,863/yr
Account Executive438 Salaries
$76,112/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Software Development Engineer774 Salaries
$172,097/yr
Product Security Engineer132 Salaries
$146,374/yr
Account Executive77 Salaries
$127,231/yr

What Employees Say

  • Salesforce had 288 more reviews than Workday that mentioned "Great culture" as a Pro.
  • "Big company" was the most mentioned Con at Salesforce.
  • "Proprietary language" was the most mentioned Con at Workday.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 468 reviews)
"Great culture"(in 435 reviews)
Pros
"Great culture"(in 147 reviews)
"Great company"(in 76 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Big company"(in 131 reviews)
"Fast paced"(in 127 reviews)
Cons
"Proprietary language"(in 48 reviews)
"Pleasanton"(in 43 reviews)
Featured Review
"Love it"Mar 5, 2021

Current Employee - Recruiter

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

Pros

Amazing benefits, great team, clear vision

Cons

Must put at least five words, but really I don’t have any cons.

Current Employee - Consultant

I have been working at Workday full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Great benefits and amazing Corp culture and WLB compared to other consulting firms.

Cons

Only deploy Workday, no exposure to other systems

Job Postings

Salesforce has 6,492 more recently posted open jobs than Workday.