Senior DS compensation at Wayfair

KPMG None!
Apr 1 29 Comments

Received an offer from wayfair for TC ~180K
Base - $135
Bonus - 10%
Stocks - $44K/yr

Yoe - 5
Location - Boston

Good or bad?

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TOP 29 Comments
  • Wayfair / Eng waywut
    Do yourself a favor and search for posts about Wayfair on blind.
    Apr 1 21
    • KPMG None!
      OP
      The recruiter just responded with thank you for taking the time to my counter lol
      Apr 4
    • Walmart.com djdhend
      Was your TC already negotiated or they are not entertaining any negotiation ?
      Apr 4
    • Wayfair / Eng waywut
      Hahahahaha that's amazing. Good for you, man. You can do way better than Wayfair
      Apr 4
    • KPMG None!
      OP
      No negotiation lol.
      Apr 4
    • Walmart.com djdhend
      Well that makes it easier
      Apr 4
  • Walmart.com grxhevmg
    Any updates OP ? I have interview coming up for the same role.
    May 2 2
    • Wayfair / Eng
      jwxs26

      Wayfair Eng

      PRE
      Microsoft
      jwxs26more
      Current DS culture is toxic. Territory fights between directors (think VPs at most companies), one even threatened to leave with his entire org if he couldn’t report to the CTO directly. Mounting losses make the stock grant questionable. I’d much prefer Walmart TBH, even if it paid less (which Walmart generally pays more than Wayfair).
      May 4
    • Wayfair WNEm45
      Culture comment should be a red flag for all those who are looking.

      On the other hand, politics is normal. Reorg happens at Wayfair frequently - we've had two major ones in engineering already in the new year.

      I'd interview to get practice and determine market value.
      Jun 1
  • PayPal ahiieb&@
    Location ?
    Apr 1 1
    • KPMG None!
      OP
      Boston
      Apr 1
  • Nvidia bdei51
    Yoe?
    Apr 1 1