38 Remarkable GoDaddy Stats and Facts: Usage, Employee, Revenue, and More

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GoDaddy emerged in the early days of the internet as a way to give people an affordable and, more importantly, easy way to get their ideas onto the internet.

Today, they have millions of customers globally, and their goal continues to be to help people start, run, and grow their ventures.

General GoDaddy Stats and Facts

GoDaddy Stats

  1. GoDaddy was founded in 1997 by Bob Parsons
  2. Their headquarters moved to Tempe, AZ, after being in Scottsdale since its inception
  3. Aman Bhutani is GoDaddy’s current CEO
  4. GoDaddy has both an Android and an iOS app
  5. There are more than 52 domains run by GoDaddy customers
  6. More than 16 million of those sites are live today
  7. GoDaddy has 37,000 servers around the world
  8. They manage 77 million domains, which is 21% of the world’s domains
  9. GoDaddy is used by 3.1% of all websites, with GoDaddy Group accounting for 4%
  10. They operate in 53 markets
  11. GoDaddy is available in 26 languages
  12. They handle more than 11 billion DNS queries per day
  13. Their stock is listed on NYSE as GDDY

GoDaddy User Statistics

  1. GoDaddy currently has over 20 million customers and has grown more than 100% since 2011

Chart of GoDaddy customers since 2011:

  • 2011: 9.4 million customers
  • 2012: 10.2 million customers
  • 2013: 11.6 million customers
  • 2014: 12.7 million customers
  • 2015: 13.8 million customers
  • 2016: 14.7 million customers
  • 2017: 17.3 million customers
  • 2018: 18.5 million customers
  • 2019: 19.2 million customers
  • 2020: 20.6 million customers
  • 2021: 21.2 million customers

GoDaddy Usage Stats

  1. The Top Ten Countries that Use GoDaddy are: the US, the UK, Germany, India, Canada, Australia, Mexico, Austria, Brazil, and Switzerland

Chart of GoDaddy sites by country (Top 10):

  • US: 1,376,919 sites
  • UK: 666,721 sites
  • Germany: 605,698 sites
  • India: 206,672 sites
  • Canada: 168,115 sites
  • Australia: 85,728 sites
  • Mexico: 47,889 sites
  • Austria: 34,405 sites
  • Brazil: 33,737 sites
  • Switzerland: 31,676 sites

GoDaddy Employee Statistics

GoDaddy Employee Statistics

  1. Go Daddy has 6000 employees
  2. 2900 are customer care reps
  3. Women make up 19% of technical positions and 36% of non-technical roles
  4. They fill 33% of global leadership positions globally and 34% of leadership roles in the US
  5. Women comprise 43% of level 1 engineering roles globally
  6. In the US, women comprise 45% of level 1 engineering roles
  7. GoDaddy employs people who are White, Hispanic, Asian, Black, American Indian, Native Hawaiian, and others
  8. 35% of employees are minorities, with 41% of executives being minorities
  9. The most common foreign language at GoDaddy is Spanish
  10. Employees are most likely to be members of the Republican party
  11. On average, employees will stay at GoDaddy for 3.2 years
  • 33% of employees have been working at GoDaddy for less than one year
  • 36% of employees have been working at GoDaddy for 1-2 years
  • 10% of employees have been working at GoDaddy for 3-4 years
  • 9% of employees have been working at GoDaddy for 5-7 years
  • 4% of employees have been working at GoDaddy for 8-10 years
  • 9% of employees have been working at GoDaddy for more than 11 years
  1. 53% of employees have at least a bachelor
  • 25% of employees majored in business
  • 10% of employees majored in Computer Science
  • 7% of employees majored in Computer Information systems
  1. 25% of employees went to Arizona State University
  2. The most common age range of employees is between 20-30 years
  • 11% of employees are between 18-20
  • 54% of employees are between 20-30
  • 21% of employees are between 30-40
  • 11% of employees are over 40
  1. 98% of GoDaddy jobs are remote

Chart of Women in Engineering roles by level globally:

  • SDE/SDET I: 43% are women
  • SDE/SDET II: 30% are women
  • SDE/SDET III: 19% are women
  • SDE/SDET IV: 13% are women
  • SDE/SDET V: 9% are women

Chart of Women in Engineering roles by level in the US:

  • SDE/SDET I: 48% are women
  • SDE/SDET II: 32% are women
  • SDE/SDET III: 20% are women
  • SDE/SDET IV: 12% are women
  • SDE/SDET V: 9% are women

Chart for Ethnicity at GoDaddy:

  • 66.1% White
  • 11.9% Hispanic
  • 11.6% Asian
  • 5.2% Two or more races
  • 4.0% Black
  • 0.6% American Indian
  • 0.4% Native Hawaiian
  • 0.2% Unspecified

GoDaddy Salary Stats

  1. For every dollar a man makes at GoDaddy, a woman will make anywhere between $0.95-$1.01
  2. Company-wide, the average is dollar-for-dollar
  3. In leadership positions, women will make five cents less
  4. In technical roles, women will make a cent more
  5. The average employee at GoDaddy makes $52,421 per year
  • A senior software engineer will make $135k per year on average
  • A senior product manager will make $133k on average
  • A data scientist will make $125k on average
  • A software development engineer will make $120k on average
  • A product marketing manager will make $117k on average
  • A user experience designer will make $104k on average
  • An internet consultant will make $94k on average
  • An SQL developer will make $92k on average
  • A business analyst will make $86k on average
  • A developmental specialist will make $68k on average

GoDaddy Email Statistics

  1. 25+ million websites use GoDaddy Email
  • 1.9 million of them are in the United States
  • 403k of them are in the United Kingdom
  • 325k is in Canada
  • 178k of them are in India
  • 91k of them are in Australia
  • 54k of them are in Mexico
  • 46k of them are in Brazil

GoDaddy Revenue Statistics

GoDaddy annual revenue from 2011:

  • 2011: $903 million
  • 2012: $1 billion
  • 2013: $1.1 billion
  • 2014: $1.4 billion
  • 2015: $1.6 billion
  • 2016: $1.8 billion
  • 2017: $2.231 billion
  • 2018: $2.66 billion
  • 2019: $2.988 billion
  • 2020: $3.316 billion
  • 2021: $3.82 billion

Benefits of GoDaddy Statistics

Benefits of GoDaddy Statistics

  1. GoDaddy provides the following benefits to its employees:
  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Supplemental Life Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Disability Insurance
  1. Benefits of using GoDaddy include:
  • Large domain registrar
  • Many available services
  • Option of Linux or Windows hosting
  • Unlimited Bandwidth
  • Unlimited Disk Space

FAQs

What percentage of websites are GoDaddy websites?

As a web hosting provider, GoDaddy is used by 3.1% of all websites. They host 52 million domain names and handle 10 billion DNS queries a day.

Their market share of new domain purchases sits at around 25%, an increase from 16% in 2005.

How many domain names are sold on GoDaddy each day?

There are approximately 150,000 domain name transactions per day. This includes renewals. There are approximately 1500 new domain names purchased daily.

New domains can take up to five days to go through.

GoDaddy is not required to share specific numbers as a private company.

How much is the profit margin of domain resellers like GoDaddy?

The margin of profit for purchasing domains from a reseller works to about 56% based on current prices. These numbers do change semi-regularly, so that this margin will change with the prices.

The current GoDaddy net profit margin is 7.66%.

How many users does GoDaddy have?

GoDaddy has more than 21 million customers after welcoming nearly 1.4 million new customers since 2020.

They have been consistently growing its customer base since its start in 1997 and plan to continue expanding in the future.

It has over 6600 employees worldwide.

Conclusion

GoDaddy is an internet domain registrar and web hosting company with its headquarters in Tempe, Arizona. Roughly 23% of the internet resolves itself because of GoDaddy.

GoDaddy will continue to expand in the future.

Sources:

  • Expanded Ramblings
  • Trends
  • W3 Techs
  • GoDaddy
  • Zippia
  • Glassdoor
  • Web Hosting Cat
  • Data Center Knowledge
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