LinkedIn is a company providing a professional networking platform. Its solution enables users to create business connections, search for jobs, as well as build and engage followers with their professional networks, access shared knowledge and insights, and find business opportunities.

Employee Rating

4.5More
TypeSubsidiary
Parent CompanyMicrosoft
HQSunnyvale, CA, US
Founded2003
Websitelinkedin.com
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
LinkedIn was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Sunnyvale, CA, US
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Key People/Management at LinkedIn

Ryan Roslansky

Ryan Roslansky

Chief Executive Officer
Jeff Weiner

Jeff Weiner

Executive Chairman
Blake Lawit

Blake Lawit

Senior Vice President, General Counsel
Melissa Selcher

Melissa Selcher

Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing and Communications Officer
James Chuong

James Chuong

Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Dan Shapero

Dan Shapero

Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
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LinkedIn Office Locations

LinkedIn has offices in Sunnyvale, Chicago, New York, San Francisco and in 7 other locations
Sunnyvale, CA, US (HQ)
1000 W Maude Ave
Chicago, IL, US
525 W Monroe St
New York, NY, US
350 5th Ave
San Francisco, CA, US
222 2nd St
Sydney, AU
1 Martin Pl
Sao Paulo, BR
Av. das Nações Unidas, 8501 - Pinheiros
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LinkedIn Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2003

Total Funding

$103.2 m

Investors

In total, LinkedIn had raised $103.2 m. LinkedIn is a subsidiary of Microsoft

LinkedIn Revenue

LinkedIn's revenue was reported to be $10.29 b in FY, 2021 which is a 27.4% increase from the previous period.
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Revenue

1.5b2.2b3.0b2.3b5.3b6.8b8.1b10.3b

Revenue growth, %

57%45%35%132%28%20%27%

Cost of goods sold

202.9m293.8m418.9m

Gross profit

1.3b1.9b2.6b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2021Q1, 2022

Revenue

473.2m533.9m568.3m637.7m711.7m779.6m860.7m932.7m959.8m228.0m975.0m1.1b1.3b1.3b1.5b1.7b1.7b1.9b2.1b2.1b2.2b2.6b2.6b3.1b

Cost of goods sold

62.5m69.5m74.9m88.4m100.1m111.4m117.5m120.5m119.8m

Gross profit

410.7m464.3m493.4m549.3m611.6m668.2m743.1m812.2m840.0m

Gross profit Margin, %

87%87%87%86%86%86%86%87%88%
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015

Cash

803.1m460.9m546.2m

Accounts Receivable

302.2m449.0m603.1m

Prepaid Expenses

32.1m53.0m63.0m

Current Assets

2.8b4.1b3.9b
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015

Net Income

26.8m(15.3m)(164.8m)

Depreciation and Amortization

134.5m236.9m420.5m

Accounts Payable

114.7m150.0m100.9m

Cash From Operating Activities

436.5m569.0m807.0m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016

Net Income

(13.3m)(14.3m)(18.4m)(42.4m)(109.9m)(149.9m)(45.3m)(164.1m)(154.9m)

Depreciation and Amortization

49.7m106.0m165.8m74.0m173.0m290.9m142.3m281.7m419.6m

Accounts Payable

(18.4m)6.3m60.3m(40.7m)15.2m67.2m(45.1m)(11.5m)44.4m

Cash From Operating Activities

128.9m257.3m438.5m165.1m390.8m630.4m252.2m584.6m957.9m
USDFY, 2013

Financial Leverage

1.3 x
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LinkedIn Operating Metrics

FY, 2003FY, 2008FY, 2009Q1, 2010Q2, 2010Q3, 2010FY, 2010Q1, 2011Q2, 2011Q3, 2011Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014FY, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Apr, 2017Jun, 2018May, 2019Jun, 2019Aug, 2019Dec, 2019Sep, 2020Dec, 2021

Members

78 k32 m55 m90 m131 m300 m300 m300 m347 m364 m380 m400 m400 m425 m450 m467 m500 m575 m630 m610 m645 m660 m706 m800 m

Unique Visitors

46 m45 m53 m65 m75 m82 m88 m186 m84.22 m89.78 m87.22 m96.85 m97.31 m100.09 m98.45 m105.5 m106 m106.46 m

Views

3.6 b3.9 b5 b5.5 b7.1 b7.1 b7.6 b12.16 b25.43 b28.22 b109.11 b33.83 b34.79 b37.62 b143.46 b45.22 b45.89 b47.88 b

Mobile Unique Visiting Members

37.51 m42.46 m40.05 m48.7 m50.67 m55.16 m52.77 m60.92 m62.65 m64.83 m
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LinkedIn Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
JumpRopeAugust 02, 2021
UpCounsel, Inc.August 23, 2020
DrawbridgeMay 28, 2019
SendbloomDecember 01, 2018
GlintOctober 08, 2018
HeightenJune 02, 2017
PointDriveJuly 26, 2016
Run HopMay 05, 2016
ConnectifierFebruary 04, 2016$150 m
FliptopAugust 27, 2015
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LinkedIn Revenue Breakdown

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LinkedIn revenue breakdown by business segment: 17.8% from Premium Subscriptions, 62.8% from Talent Solutions and 19.4% from Marketing Solutions

LinkedIn revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 61.7% from United States, 5.6% from Other Americas, 24.4% from EMEA and 8.3% from APAC

Human Capital Metrics

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LinkedIn Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

82/100

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LinkedIn Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

60-79

out of 100

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LinkedIn Online and Social Media Presence

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LinkedIn Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A+

    80/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    84/100

  • Compensation

    A+

    85/100

  • Diversity

    A+

    80/100

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LinkedIn News and Updates

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This is the right way to used LinkedIn to get noticed by recruiters

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The First 5 Things you Should Do after Connecting with Someone on LinkedIn

How to bring your LinkedIn to the next level.

LinkedIn Settles With U.S. Over Alleged Pay Discrimination

The career-networking service has agreed to pay $1.8 million in back wages to nearly 700 female workers to settle a pay discrimination complaint.

Five Reasons You Need to Be on LinkedIn Right Now

You're already a thought leader. All that's left is to get the word out
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LinkedIn Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was LinkedIn founded?

    LinkedIn was founded in 2003.

  • Who are LinkedIn key executives?

    LinkedIn's key executives are Ryan Roslansky, Jeff Weiner and Blake Lawit.

  • How many employees does LinkedIn have?

    LinkedIn has 24,516 employees.

  • What is LinkedIn revenue?

    Latest LinkedIn annual revenue is $10.3 b.

  • What is LinkedIn revenue per employee?

    Latest LinkedIn revenue per employee is $419.7 k.

  • Who are LinkedIn competitors?

    Competitors of LinkedIn include Instagram, New Work and Twitter.

  • Where is LinkedIn headquarters?

    LinkedIn headquarters is located at 1000 W Maude Ave, Sunnyvale.

  • Where are LinkedIn offices?

    LinkedIn has offices in Sunnyvale, Chicago, New York, San Francisco and in 7 other locations.

  • How many offices does LinkedIn have?

    LinkedIn has 11 offices.