At Roblox Corporation, 93 percent of employees say their workplace is great.



This review is based on 251 employee surveys, with a 90% confidence level and a margin of error of ± 3.13. It was published on Oct 2, 2018. 4340 Visitors

What Employees Say

I'm proud to tell others I work here.
People celebrate special events around here.
People care about each other here.
People here are given a lot of responsibility.
Our facilities contribute to a good working environment.

What They Do

We asked Roblox Corporation to explain what they do. Here is what they had to say.

Using a cloud based platform to host user-generated experiences, Roblox features physically-simulated, three-dimensional, destructible environments created by users for users. The user-generated content is hosted and published on Roblox’s platform which has enabled over 40 million games/experiences.

About this Company

Website: Industry: Media
US Headquarters: San Mateo, California, 94403 US Sites: 2
US Employees: 399 Corporate Structure: Private
Founded: 2006

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Perks and Programs

We asked Roblox Corporation to share a few programs they feel really capture what's unique about their workplace. Here is what they had to say.

  • Caltrain Go Pass: All full-time employees are eligible to receive a 2018 CalTrain Go Pass Sticker. With the CalTrain Go Pass sticker, participants receive unlimited-ride passes on the CalTrain.
  • Free lunch: Roblox provides employees the option of choosing between Eat Club or our onsite cafeteria, at no cost to the employee.
  • Onsite Yoga: We offer instructor led onsite yoga classes so that employees can improve their flexibility, stress relief, health, and physical fitness.
  • Fitness Amenities: Roblox provides access to an onsite fitness facility, 7 days a week which employees are encouraged to use, and $50 fitness reimbursement to utilize at any fitness facility of their choosing.
  • Volunteer program: Each quarter, employees may dedicate up to 1% or 8 hours of their time volunteering.
  • Tenure milestones: 1,3, 5, and 10 year employment anniversary milestones are celebrated with custom Roblox swag, and manager recognition.


$162,000 Average salary and additional cash compensation for Senior Software Engineer 4% Average 401(k)/403b company contribution per employee
90% Company-paid health coverage for employees 70% Company-paid health coverage for dependents
90% Company-paid health coverage for part-timers 20 hours Weekly hours required for part-timers to receive health insurance


  • 401(k) or 403b Program
  • Stock options
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Unlimited Vacation Paid time off 9 days Paid time off after one year of part-time employment
Unlimited Sick Paid time off 3 days Paid sick days after one year of part-time employment
6 weeks Paid sabbatical after 10 year(s) of employment Unlimited Paid time off as of first day of full-time employment


80 days Job-protected maternity leave (including FMLA/STD) 80 days Fully-paid maternity leave (does not include personal vacation or paid time off)*
80 days Average length of maternity leave new mothers take30 days Job-protected paternity leave (including FMLA)
30 days Fully-paid paternity leave (does not include personal vacation or paid time off)*30 days Average length of paternity leave new fathers take
30 days Job-protected parental leave for adoptive parents (including FMLA)*30 days Fully-paid parental leave for adoptive parents (does not include personal vacation or paid time off)
*Employees are not required to use all their personal paid time off before taking parental leave. All employees are eligible for parental leave benefits.


  • Mental health care
  • Alternative treatments (such as acupuncture, homeopathy, or chiropractic)
  • Fertility treatments

Community and Environmental Impact

32 hours Paid time off to volunteer $50,000 Philanthropic donations in last year


  • Written policy prohibits discrimination based on (at a minimum) age, disability, race/ethnicity, religious beliefs, gender and sexual orientation
  • Non-birth parents in same-sex relationships can take parental leave

Leadership Diversity


Workforce Diversity

Edge of the Seat


Desk Duty

How to Get Hired

We asked Roblox Corporation for some inside information on how to get hired at the organization. Here is what they had to say.

What key characteristics tell you a prospective employee will be a great fit for your company?

A great fit at Roblox is someone who takes ownership of their goals, is able to self-organize, puts the values of the community above their own, and is inspirational to their peers.

What can prospective employees do to get your attention?

Self-organize! Reach out to us. We'd love to hear about what makes you exceptional and what we can build together. 

Are there any positions or types of candidates you are particularly focused on hiring in this coming year?

  At Roblox we are continually looking to hire great people in Engineering who want to help us build great worlds, communities and tools. Engineers will get to work on some of the most challenging problems in tech today on our immersive scaled cloud platform supporting 4M requests per second and 2M+ simultaneous users at peak

What should interested candidates do to find out more and get started?

Find us at, for the latest news, jobs, and blog posts to learn more and get started. Follow us on LinkedIn, and connect with our People Team.

hiring Outlook

280 Forecasted positions to fill in coming year 62% Job Growth
127 Average applicants per opening 39,370 Total job applicants
36% New hires by employee referrals 7% Openings filled by current employees
38 Recent graduates hired 7% Voluntary turnover for full-time employees
* All figures refer to 12-month period prior to reporting, unless otherwise noted.

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