About GitHub

  • HQ Location Salt Lake City, UT,US
  • Website GitHub
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GitHub is the best place to share code with friends, co-workers, classmates, and complete strangers. Over 31 million people use GitHub to build amazing things together across 97+ million repositories. With all the collaborative features of GitHub, it has never been easier for individuals and teams to write faster, better code.

Github Salaries

How much do people at GitHub get paid?

The average estimated annual salary, including base and bonus, at GitHub is $137,139, or $65 per hour, while the estimated median salary is $137,633, or $66 per hour.

At GitHub, the highest paid job is a Director of Engineering at $242,481 annually and the lowest is a CS Rep at $54,465 annually. Average GitHub salaries by department include: Marketing at $117,783, Operations at $118,148, Legal at $143,495, and Business Development at $90,010. Half of GitHub salaries are above $137,633.

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Github Benefits & Perks

At GitHub we build the tools that make collaborating and writing software easier for everyone. We’ve built a company we truly love working for, and we think you will too.

  • It’s free and it is open source:
    • As discussed earlier, github is completely free and you can use it without paying and since it is an open source you can download the source code and can make changes as per the requirements.
  • It is fast:
    • Since most of the operations are preferred locally, it allows huge benefit in terms of speed.
  • It provides good backup:
    • Here chance of losing data is very low as it provides the multiple copies of it.
  • Multiple developers can work:
    • Github allows multiple developers to work on a single project at a time. It helps all the team members to work together on a single project at at a time from different locations.
  • Opportunities
    • We want to provide as many opportunities for you and our wider community as we can.
    • Whether it’s attending or speaking at a conference (anywhere in the world) or working on your speaking skills by giving a Tech Talk to our team.
    • We also help our team run meetups (Culture Collective, Women Who Go, Triangirls) and events, as well as supporting our local community.
  • Investment
    • You’re helping us grow, so we want to make sure you’re part of our business and our journey for the long term. We offer share options, review your salary annually, and will set you up with equipment of your choice so you can work at your best.


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