SAFe® Scrum Master Certification (SSM)- Salary

All there is to know about what Scrum Masters earn based on their skills, experience etc. Here is the SAFe® Certified Scrum Master salary based on various factors.

The Scrum Master role is considered to be one of the best-paying jobs in the world today. However, the Scrum Master salary can increase further based on experience, job roles, skills, and the organization. Here is a glance at the SAFe® Scrum Master salary based on various.

SAFe® Scrum Master Certification (SSM)- Salary

SSM SALARY IN TOP COUNTRIES - which top countries? 

The SAFe® Scrum Master salary varies greatly throughout different regions. Here is the tabular representation of the SAFe® Scrum Master salary in India, USA, Australia, Canada, and the UK countries.

Country
Currency
Salary per annum
United States of America
USD
97,319
Canada
CAD
85,506
India
INR
14,63,492
United Kingdom
GBP
51,583
Australia
AUD


https://www.glassdoor.co.in/Career/SAFe-SCRUM-master-career_KO0,17.htm 

The SAFe® Certified ScrumMaster can explore various job roles in organizations that implement the SAFe framework. The table below shows the salary of the SAFe Scrum Master based on different job roles:

Job Roles
Avg. Salary range per annum (in USD)
Product Owner
89K 
Agile Coach
128k 
Software Engineer
79k 
Sr. Project Manage, IT
122k 
Project Manager 
84k 


https://www.payscale.com/research/US/Certification=Scaled_Agile_Certified_SAFe_Agilist_(SA)/Salary 

The SAFe® Scrum Master salary also varies  based on the number of years of experience of the professional. Take a look at the table which shows the Scrum Master SAFe certified salary based on their experience.

Years of Experience (yrs)
Salary per annum (in USD)
< 1
76,000 - 89,000
1-4
88,000 - 103,000
5-9
100,000 - 116,000
10-19
114,000 - 129,000
20+
132,000 - 141,000


https://www.payscale.com/research/US/Certification=Scaled_Agile_Certified_SAFe_Agilist_(SA)/Salary 

Top companies including Capgemini, Usaa Insurance, Accenture, and many more hire SSM certified professionals. Given below is a compilation of the salaries that SAFe Scrum Master professionals are paid at some of the top companies around the globe. 

Top Companies
Salary (in USD)
Usaa Insurance
77,000 – 102,000
Capgemini
74,000 – 129,000
Comcast Cable, Inc.
69,000 – 123,000
Accenture
106,000 – 146,000
Federal Express Corporation (FedEx)
67,000 – 133,000


https://www.payscale.com/research/US/Certification=Scaled_Agile_Certified_SAFe_Agilist_(SA)/Salary 

The KnowledgeHut Edge

Experiential Workshops

Agile activities, team-based exercises, practical case studies: High energy workshops with hands-on learning. 

Elite panel of SAFe Program Consultants

Get trained by accredited SAFe Program Consultants with over a decade of experience across industries.

Join the largest SAFe network

1-year free SAFe Community Platform membership - your gateway to the largest Scaled Agile communities. 

Mentorship by Industry Experts

Get real-world tips and time-tested techniques from highly qualified mentors.

Meet your instructors

Become an Instructor
Farrah

Farrah Koudsi

SPC, Enterprise Agile Coach

Farrah is a SAFe Program Consultant and global training and organizational development leader with 20+ years of experience in learning and development, organizational and leadership training instruction, and executive coaching.

More
Rahul

Rahul Gujar

Agile

Rahul is a certified AWS and DevOps professional who has 23+ years in the IT industry with strong product development expertise. He has worked as a consultant with some of the leading organizations in India, the US, and the UK specializing in software-as-a-service product development and cloud computing. His domain expertise is in Telecom, Healthcare, and Financial Services — and believes in Lean-Agile and DevOps as enablers in achieving Business Agility.

Rahul passionately believes in SAFe and has been a SAFe Change Agent over the past 6 years, helping organizations with Value Stream identifications, ART launches, and mentoring various roles towards successful adoption of SAFe. He has dedicated his expertise to training more than 2500+ professionals just in SAFe and more than 1000 professionals in Scrum, Kanban, AWS, and DevOps methods.

More
Mahesh

Mahesh Varadharajan

Enterprise Agile Coach

Mahesh Varadharajan is a seasoned business agility enabler with over 14 years of IT experience including leading and coaching Agile teams. Mahesh is a SAFe SPCT Candidate, Enterprise Agile Transformation Coach and Leader, Scaled Agile Instructor, Speaker and has been a reviewer in leading international Agile conferences.

More
Krishnakumar

Krishnakumar Kuppusamy

Trainer & Consultant

Krishnakumar Kuppusamy is an Agile Coach and SAFe Program Consultant (SPC 5). He has 26+ years of experience in the Information Technology industry, handling both Traditional and Agile projects. He has worked with companies like Citibank & Polaris Software in various capacities in Project & Program Management.  

He has worked for ANZ and Ford in India, coaching multiple Agile teams in their transformational journey. He is also a freelance trainer and has conducted training in SAFe/PMP/PMI-ACP/ITIL/CBAP for over 2000+ professionals, helping them get certified and excel in their respective areas. 

More
Mike

Mike Bezzant

Trainer

Mike is a seasoned Lean-Agile Software Delivery Leader, who drives Agile Product Delivery at the Portfolio, Program, and Development Team level. Over two decades, he has successfully built, trained, and lead cross-functional teams in small start-up and large corporate-sized organizations.

More
Kelly

Kelly Fidei

Instructor

Leadership Coach (consultant and freelance), Agile Coach, Team Coach, Trainer. I coach in a way where “everybody gets to win,” because how I coach one leader or team brings positive changes that reverberate through the teams, product, organization and customers.

I bring 22 years in IT leadership, 15 in Leadership Coaching and Agile, 10 in Executive & C-Level Coaching, 10 in Leadership Development.

My coaching and leadership offerings span C-Level, Director Level, Managers, High Potentials, leaders at all levels, teams and the entire organization. I offer freelance leadership coaching.

Types of coaching I offer include coaching for: Leadership growth, Agile, "Agile Leadership," ways to use blockers as a gateway for progress, Leader transitions, Mindfulness and Emotional Intelligence for Leaders, Communication for Leaders, and team effectiveness.

More

reviews on our popular courses

Review image

The training was by an industry expert. I'm very impressed with the course and highly recommend it to those interested in SAFe. Great assistance by the KnowledgeHut team.

Veera Venkata Satya Narayana Palepu

Agile Project Manager
Attended SAFe® 5.1 SSM Certification workshop in November 2020
Review image

Excellent course and instructor. All of the material was presented in a coherent and engaging manner. There was a good mix of instruction and interactive elements throughout the course.

Benjamin Hawtof

Senior Associate
Attended SAFe® 5.1 SSM Certification workshop in November 2019
Review image

The instructor was very involved and willing to share his knowledge. The course was very interactive and that kept me going. It was a weekend well-spent in class.

Erica Muma

CSM
Attended SAFe® 5.1 SSM Certification workshop in November 2019
Review image

The workshop was a well-organized event. The trainer was an expert which made it a valuable training. 

Karthik Raj Manupatty Ponraj

Lead consultant
Attended SAFe® 5.1 SSM Certification workshop in November 2019
Review image

Sreeram Kolishetty was an excellent trainer. His method of teaching and handling the class was impressive. Thanks, KnowledgeHut!

Sheela Gnanabalan

Scrum Master
Attended SAFe® 5.1 SSM Certification workshop in November 2019
Review image

I completely enjoyed the class and got to learn a lot. The instructor was never in a rush and explained the concepts thoroughly.

Rajesh Garg

Project Manager
Attended SAFe® 5.1 SSM Certification workshop in November 2019
Review image

The workshop was very effective. I liked it. It helped me in gaining knowledge and a better understanding of SaFe from a professional standpoint.

Jeevitha K

Scrum Master
Attended SAFe® 5.1 SSM Certification workshop in October 2019
Review image

It was an excellent training . I was really impressed with the coordination and facilitation. I would recommend KnowledgeHut for any certification training/workshops to all aspirants out there.

SANTOSH GANGUMALLA

Technology Lead
Attended SAFe® 5.1 SSM Certification workshop in October 2019

Have More Questions?

For Corporates