LinkedIn is a company that provides a professional networking site. It allows its members to create business connections, search for jobs and find potential clients. The site also enables its users to build and engage with their professional networks, access shared knowledge and insights, and find business opportunities. 

Employee Rating

4.3More
TypeSubsidiary
Parent CompanyMicrosoft
HQSunnyvale, US
Founded2003
Websitelinkedin.com
LinkedIn was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Sunnyvale, US
Report incorrect company information

Viewing summary data as a guest

Sign up for free to see all data

Key People/Management at LinkedIn

Jeff Weiner

Jeff Weiner

CEO
Steve Sordello

Steve Sordello

Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Shannon Brayton

Shannon Brayton

Chief Marketing Officer and Senior Vice President, Communications
Blake Lawit

Blake Lawit

General Counsel
Ryan Roslansky

Ryan Roslansky

Senior Vice President, Product
Mohak Shroff

Mohak Shroff

Senior Vice President, Engineering
Show more

LinkedIn Office Locations

LinkedIn has offices in Sunnyvale, New York, San Francisco, Amsterdam and in 6 other locations
Sunnyvale, US (HQ)
1000 W Maude Ave
New York, US
350 5th Ave
San Francisco, US
222 2nd St, San Francisco
Sydney, AU
1 Martin Pl
Sao Paulo, BR
Av. das Nações Unidas, 8501 - Pinheiros
Toronto, CA
250 Yonge St
Show all (10)
Report incorrect company information

LinkedIn Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

In total, LinkedIn had raised $154.8 m. LinkedIn is a subsidiary of Microsoft

LinkedIn Revenue

LinkedIn's revenue was reported to be $5.26 b in FY, 2018 which is a 131.6% increase from the previous period.
Annual
USDFY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

78.8m120.1m243.1m1.5b2.2b3.0b2.3b5.3b

Revenue growth, %

52%102%57%45%35%132%

Cost of goods sold

18.6m25.9m44.8m202.9m293.8m418.9m

Gross profit

60.2m94.3m198.3m1.3b1.9b2.6b
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016

Revenue

393.0m473.2m533.9m568.3m637.7m711.7m779.6m860.7m932.7m959.8m

Cost of goods sold

53.4m62.5m69.5m74.9m88.4m100.1m111.4m117.5m120.5m119.8m

Gross profit

339.6m410.7m464.3m493.4m549.3m611.6m668.2m743.1m812.2m840.0m

Gross profit Margin, %

86%87%87%87%86%86%86%86%87%88%
Monthly
USDJun, 2018

Revenue

1.5b

EBIT

196.0m

EBIT margin, %

13%
Annual
USDFY, 2009FY, 2010Y, 2011Y, 2012FY, 2013Y, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015

Cash

90.0m93.0m339.0m270.4m803.1m803.1m460.9m546.2m

Accounts Receivable

24.3m58.3m302.2m302.2m449.0m603.1m

Prepaid Expenses

2.2m5.8m

Inventories

Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016

Cash

1.4b508.9m645.1m526.8m1.0b451.0m631.7m759.5m719.8m697.1m

Accounts Receivable

209.0m328.7m347.2m344.8m424.8m449.5m458.0m582.7m560.4m541.3m

Current Assets

2.6b2.8b2.9b2.8b4.2b3.7b3.8b4.0b4.1b4.1b

PP&E

336.7m406.5m476.1m557.0m755.4m793.0m906.2m1.1b1.2b1.5b
Annual
USDFY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015

Net Income

(4.5m)(4.0m)15.4m26.8m(15.3m)(164.8m)

Depreciation and Amortization

6.4m11.9m19.6m134.5m236.9m420.5m

Inventories

Accounts Payable

6.8m8.6m15.6m114.7m150.0m100.9m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016

Net Income

(3.4m)(13.3m)(14.3m)(18.4m)(42.4m)(109.9m)(149.9m)(45.3m)(164.1m)(154.9m)

Depreciation and Amortization

33.8m49.7m106.0m165.8m74.0m173.0m290.9m142.3m281.7m419.6m

Accounts Payable

(18.4m)6.3m60.3m15.2m67.2m(45.1m)(11.5m)44.4m

Cash From Operating Activities

128.9m257.3m438.5m390.8m630.4m252.2m584.6m957.9m
Show all financial metrics

LinkedIn Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
GlintOctober 08, 2018
Beijing LinkedIn Information Technology Co
Linked HK Holding Limited
LinkedIn Australia Pty Limited
LinkedIn CN Limited
LinkedIn de México
LinkedIn France SAS
LinkedIn Germany GmbH
LinkedIn Global Ltd
LinkedIn Hong Kong Limited
Show more

LinkedIn Revenue Breakdown

Embed Graph

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

Show all human capital metrics
Report incorrect company information

LinkedIn Online and Social Media Presence

Embed Graph
Report incorrect company information

LinkedIn News and Updates

Hedge funds are watching a key lawsuit involving LinkedIn to see if they can spend billions on web-scraped data

Web scraping has become integral to many hedge funds' data-collection processes, with one out of every 20 webpage visits in 2018 coming from by a scraping bot run by a fund or sell-side research institution, according to a recent research report.  Hedge funds are expected to pay nearly $2 billion …

How One Female Executive Used LinkedIn to Land Her First-Ever Board Seat

Sometimes you have to get creative.

9 mistakes you're making on LinkedIn that could sabotage your job hunt — and how to fix them

If you're on LinkedIn, there's a good chance you're guilty of (at least) one of the mistakes listed below. We talked to LinkedIn career expert Blair Decembrele about how to avoid them. For example, if you're job-hunting, be sure to alert recruiters that you're open to new roles. Your current emplo…

LinkedIn reveals recruiters are less likely to click on a woman’s profile when headhunting

But they’re more likely to hire women after they apply for the job. LinkedIn has released a report with some interesting insights into the gender imbalances and gender-related metrics on its platform. The company’s Gender Insights Report was compiled by using the billions of data points created by m…

LinkedIn finds women are less likely to apply for jobs, and more likely to get them

LinkedIn data shows gender differences in the application process.
Show more
Report incorrect company information

LinkedIn Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was LinkedIn founded?

    LinkedIn was founded in 2003.

  • Who are LinkedIn key executives?

    LinkedIn's key executives are Jeff Weiner, Steve Sordello and Shannon Brayton.

  • What is LinkedIn revenue?

    Latest LinkedIn annual revenue is $5.3 b.

  • Who are LinkedIn competitors?

    Competitors of LinkedIn include Facebook, Snapchat (Snap) and Employment Hero.

  • Where is LinkedIn headquarters?

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

  • Where are LinkedIn offices?

    LinkedIn has offices in Sunnyvale, New York, San Francisco, Amsterdam and in 6 other locations.

  • How many offices does LinkedIn have?

    LinkedIn has 10 offices.