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 6 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Workday scored higher in 2 areas: Overall Rating and Work-life balance.
  • Both tied in 1 area: % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.4
(based on 9494 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.6
(based on 164 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
4.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
4.2
Senior Management
4.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.5
Culture & Values
4.4
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Salesforce Ceo Marc Benioff
97%
97%Marc Benioff
CEO Approval
Workday Ceo Aneel Bhusri, Chano Fernandez
96%
96%Aneel Bhusri, Chano Fernandez
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
89%
% Recommend to a friend
89%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
88%
Salesforce employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 7% higher than Workday employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
81%

Salaries

Salesforce has 643 more total submitted salaries than Workday.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Account Executive150 Salaries
€52,234/yr
Business Development Representative107 Salaries
€42,903/yr
Senior Software Engineer5 Salaries
€66,133/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Corporate Sales Development10 Salaries
€34,470/yr
Manager2 Salaries
€93,571/yr
Software Engineer34 Salaries
€63,139/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

Current Employee - Business Development Representative

I have been working at Salesforce full-time

Pros

A lot of great benefits and working with excellent leaders

Cons

Need to hit certain criteria before promotion eligibility

"Great Culture"22 Jul 2021

Former Employee - Senior Technical Talent Acquisitons

I worked at Workday full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Smart and friendly team Scale Impactful Job

Cons

None really, just a lot of complexity to handle. Not uncommon to receive evening messages

Job Postings

Salesforce has 18,468 more recently posted open jobs than Workday.