OverviewSuggest Edit

Salesforce is a cloud computing company that provides business software on a subscription basis. It develops enterprise cloud computing solutions with a focus on customer relationship management. The сompany offers Sales Cloud to store data, monitor leads and progress, forecast opportunities, and gain insights through analytics and relationship intelligence, as well as deliver quotes, contracts, and invoices.
TypePublic
Founded1999
HQSan Francisco, CA, US
Websitesalesforce.com
Employee Ratings4.4
Overall CultureC+

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Jan 2021)56,606(+16%)
Job Openings8,242
Revenue (FY, 2021)$21.3 B(+25%)
Share Price (Jul 2021)$241.9
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Salesforce

Marc Benioff

Marc Benioff

Chair & Chief Executive Officer
Parker Harris

Parker Harris

Co-Founder, Board Member
Alex Dayon

Alex Dayon

President & Chief Strategy Officer
Elizabeth Pinkham

Elizabeth Pinkham

Executive Vice President, Global Real Estate
Amy Weaver

Amy Weaver

President & Chief Financial Officer
Brent Hyder

Brent Hyder

President & Chief People Officer
Show more

Salesforce Office Locations

Salesforce has offices in San Francisco, Alpharetta, Atlanta, Bellevue and in 56 other locations
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
415 Mission St 3rd Floor
Alpharetta, GA, US
8000 Avalon Boulevard
Atlanta, GA, US
950 East Paces Ferry Rd NE
Bellevue, WA, US
929 108th Ave NE #1800
Boston, MA, US
500 Boylston St
Chicago, IL, US
111 W Illinois St
Show all (62)

Salesforce Financials and Metrics

Salesforce Revenue

Embed Graph
View revenue for all periods
Salesforce's revenue was reported to be $21.25 b in FY, 2021 which is a 24.3% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2022)

6.0b

Gross profit (Q1, 2022)

4.4b

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2022), %

73.9%

Net income (Q1, 2022)

469.0m

EBIT (Q1, 2022)

354.0m

Market capitalization (30-Jul-2021)

223.1b

Closing stock price (30-Jul-2021)

241.9

Cash (30-Apr-2021)

8.5b

EV

220.7b
Salesforce's current market capitalization is $223.1 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Revenue

13.3b17.1b21.3b

Revenue growth, %

27%29%24%

Cost of goods sold

3.5b4.2b5.4b

Gross profit

9.8b12.9b15.8b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022

Revenue

3.7b4.0b4.5b4.9b5.2b5.4b6.0b

Cost of goods sold

914.0m967.0m1.1b1.3b1.3b1.4b1.6b

Gross profit

2.8b3.0b3.4b3.6b3.8b4.0b4.4b

Gross profit Margin, %

76%76%75%74%75%74%74%
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Cash

2.7b4.1b6.2b

Accounts Receivable

4.9b6.2b7.8b

Prepaid Expenses

629.0m916.0m991.0m

Current Assets

10.7b16.0b21.9b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022

Cash

4.1b3.5b3.9b5.8b4.1b3.7b8.5b

Accounts Receivable

2.2b2.3b2.6b3.1b3.4b3.3b3.2b

Prepaid Expenses

717.0m743.0m1.1b954.0m1.2b1.1b1.1b

Current Assets

10.0b9.9b11.0b14.7b14.8b14.9b20.4b
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Net Income

1.1b126.0m4.1b

Depreciation and Amortization

962.0m2.1b2.8b

Accounts Payable

74.0m15.0m1.1b

Cash From Operating Activities

3.4b4.3b4.8b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022

Net Income

392.0m483.0m374.0m99.0m2.7b3.8b469.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

437.0m894.0m1.5b658.0m1.3b2.0b685.0m

Accounts Payable

15.0m41.0m63.0m147.0m(64.0m)(134.0m)(1.1b)

Cash From Operating Activities

2.0b2.4b2.7b1.9b2.3b2.6b3.2b
USDFY, 2019

EV/EBIT

218.3 x

EV/CFO

34.4 x

Revenue/Employee

392.3k

Debt/Equity

0.2 x

Debt/Assets

0.1 x

Financial Leverage

2 x

P/E Ratio

106.3
Show all financial metrics

Salesforce Operating Metrics

Salesforce's Customers was reported to be 150 k in FY, 2018.
FY, 2017FY, 2018Jul, 2018

Customers

150 k150 k

Countries

25

Transactions Yearly

2 t

Daily Processed Orders

4 m
Show all operating metrics

Salesforce Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
MobifyOctober 01, 2020
The CMO ClubMarch 02, 2020
VlocityFebruary 25, 2020$1.33 b
EvergageFebruary 10, 2020
ClickSoftwareAugust 08, 2019$1.35 b
Tableau SoftwareJune 10, 2019$15.7 b
Salesforce MapsApril 17, 2019
REBELOctober 05, 2018
DatoramaJuly 12, 2018$800 m
MuleSoftMarch 20, 2018$6.5 b
Show more

Salesforce Revenue Breakdown

Embed Graph

Salesforce revenue breakdown by business segment: 6.0% from Professional Services and Other and 94.0% from Subscription and Support

Salesforce revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 9.5% from Asia Pacific, 69.3% from Americas and 21.2% from Europe

Show all human capital metrics

Salesforce Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

94/100

SecurityScorecard logo

Salesforce Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

out of 100

CSRHub logo

Salesforce Online and Social Media Presence

Embed Graph

Salesforce Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C+

    73/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    85/100

  • Compensation

    C-

    64/100

Learn more on Comparably

Salesforce News and Updates

Salesforce CEO: We need to hire based on skills, not university degree

Employment figures released by the Office for National Statistics this were a bittersweet pill. On the one hand, there is The post Salesforce CEO: We need to hire based on skills, not university degree appeared first on CityAM.

Salesforce completes acquisition of Slack

Salesforce has completed its acquisition of Slack Technologies after nearly eight months of announcing its plan. Together, they will deliver the Slack-first Customer 360 that gives businesses a single platform for connecting employees, customers, and partners with each other and the apps they use ev…

All You Need To Know About Salesforce Security Health Check

Security Health Check is a tool that helps you undertake a thorough assessment of your Salesforce instance by assessing the effectiveness of various Salesforce security settings.

Salesforce Broadens Reach Across New Zealand With Two New Cloud Reseller Program Partners

Salesforce, the global leader in CRM, today announced Datacom and LavaBox have joined its Cloud Reseller Program. The Cloud Reseller Program, launched in early 2021, provides customers with the flexibility and choice to procure based on their specific business needs.

Data Breaches and Settlements Cost Companies More Than $1.5 Billion. Blackthorn.io Acquires PCIFY So Customers Can Master the Art of PII Whac-A-Mole™ on Salesforce

NEW YORK, July 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Blackthorn.io, the wizard of event management and payment processing apps on Salesforce, has acquired PCIFY (https://www.pcify.io) the #1 personally identifiable information (PII) Credit Card Detection and Masking App on the Salesforce AppExchange....

Salesforce's A/NZ sales surge again, up nearly 50 per cent in 2021

Enterprise software vendor Salesforce notched up a 46.2 per cent surge in sales across Australia and New Zealand for its financial year ended 31 January.
Show more

Salesforce Blogs

What Is a Chatbot? How Is it Changing Customer Experience?

Chatbot technology is becoming a bigger part of our lives as consumers and in business. Here’s how chatbots, with the influence of AI, are shaking customer service up.

Salesforce ‘Career Spark’ Attracts the Next Generation of Tech Leaders

This summer, Salesforce launched Career Spark, a Citizen Philanthropy campaign on a mission to create a diverse workforce by inspiring young people to pursue careers in technology. From May to July, Salesforce hosted a marathon of career exploration programs and educational workshops in more than 10…

How Kellogg’s Culture of Workplace Giving Persevered

Kellogg’s culture of workplace giving proved stronger and more contagious than the pandemic.

3 Things To Remember on Black Women’s Equal Pay Day

On August 3, we recognize Black women’s equal pay day which symbolizes how far into the year Black women have to work in order to earn what men earned the year before.

Key Dates for the Winter ’22 Sandbox Preview

Access new features and test configurations in your sandbox during the upcoming preview window, all before the scheduled production upgrade.

Going Headless Is Hard – These 6 Tips Make It Easier

Ready for a headless deployment? Not so fast. Make sure you do these things first.
Show more

Salesforce Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Salesforce founded?

    Salesforce was founded in 1999.

  • Who are Salesforce key executives?

    Salesforce's key executives are Marc Benioff, Parker Harris and Alex Dayon.

  • How many employees does Salesforce have?

    Salesforce has 56,606 employees.

  • What is Salesforce revenue?

    Latest Salesforce annual revenue is $21.3 b.

  • What is Salesforce revenue per employee?

    Latest Salesforce revenue per employee is $375.4 k.

  • Who are Salesforce competitors?

    Competitors of Salesforce include Oracle, Elmec and Microsoft.

  • Where is Salesforce headquarters?

    Salesforce headquarters is located at 415 Mission St 3rd Floor, San Francisco.

  • Where are Salesforce offices?

    Salesforce has offices in San Francisco, Alpharetta, Atlanta, Bellevue and in 56 other locations.

  • How many offices does Salesforce have?

    Salesforce has 62 offices.