About Wikimedia Foundation

The Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. is an American non-profit and charitable organization headquartered in San Francisco, California. The foundation supports and participates in the Wikimedia movement, owning the internet domain names of its projects and hosting its websites, including Wikipedia and Wikimedia Commons.

Wikimedia Salaries

How much do people at Wikimedia get paid?

The average Wikimedia salary ranges from approximately $65,099 per year for Senior Administrator-SAP Basis to $150,043 per year for Director .

In addition, the highest-paying job at Wikimedia is Director with a salary of $150,043 per year.

Source - Glassdoor

Wikimedia Benefits & Perks

  • Medical benefits
    • Fully paid medical, dental, and vision insurance premiums for employees and their eligible families.
  • Family-friendly policies
    • Includes 100% paid new parent leave for seven weeks, plus an additional five weeks for pregnancy.
  • Wellness program
    • $1800 annually for fitness memberships, babysitting, continuing education, student loans, and more.
  • Professional development
    • We offer course reimbursements, in-house sharing sessions, language program reimbursements, and other opportunities.
  • Retirement
    • 401(k) retirement plan with matched contributions up to 4% of annual salary.
  • Time off
    • Includes vacation days, sick leave, and volunteer time. To make sure there is shared time off every month, we offer 19 holidays per year.
  • Pre-tax savings plans
    • For health care, child care, elder care, public transport, and parking expenses. Includes an employer funded HSA option.
  • Disability & life insurance
    • Long and short term disability, life insurance (2x salary) and an employee assistance program.
  • Optimal remote experience
    • Equipment including a laptop, monitor, plus a one-time stipend to cover any additional needs to make sure you have the best work from home experience.
  • On-site in San Francisco
    • Including snacks to fuel your thinking, monthly massages, gym, yoga classes, weekly farmers market, gender neutral bathroom, monthly staff lunch, and more.