About Protocol Labs

Protocol Labs is an open-source research, development, and deployment laboratory. Our projects include IPFS, Filecoin, libp2p, and many more. We aim to make human existence orders of magnitude better through technology. We are a fully distributed company.


Protocol Labs Core Values

We are tech optimists and we are constantly changing. Here are the core values of our culture:

1. We are open source to the core

Open-source technology is at the core of all our projects and at the center of our philosophy.

2. We are a global, remote workforce

Protocol Labs is a distributed company with no central office, working from home all over the world.

3. We champion autonomy

We empower people to lead and take ownership of interesting, challenging problems.

4. We welcome diverse ways of thinking

This is a team of talented, curious people of diverse backgrounds and unique perspectives.

5. We are a startup lab

We mix fast-paced, growth-oriented startup culture, with deeply analytical, data driven research thinking.

6. We offer competitive compensation

We offer industry-leading benefits and compensation determined by San Francisco Bay Area standards.


Protocol Labs Salaries

How much do people at Protocol Labs get paid?

The average Protocol Labs salary ranges from approximately $90,000 per year for Technical Recruiter to $255,074 per year for Senior Software Engineer .

In addition, the highest-paying job at Protocol Labs is Senior Software Engineer with a salary of $255,074 per year.

Source - Glassdoor


Protocol Labs Benefits

We have a great benefits package, including parental leave, contributions to your retirement, competitive pay, and unlimited time off. For U.S.-based employees, we also provide platinum-level health, dental, and vision coverage for you and your family.


Join the Team

Most of us join Protocol Labs for the mission, for the projects, and for the people. PL promises a new adventure you’ll never forget, challenging work doing things that matter, and great relationships that may last you a lifetime. Wherever you are, come invent the future with us.

  • HQ Location San Francisco, California, US
  • Website Protocol Labs
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