About Us

Salarium derives its name from the Latin word for “salary,” “soldier,” and “salt,”’ which all have the same root word: "Sala."

In ancient Rome, soldiers were paid their salaries in salt, which at that time was valued more than gold.


Our Values

We offer unrivaled and cutting edge solutions

Our software is not only economical but we strive to offer solutions that will lead to financial inclusions for your company and your staff.


We are constantly striving to meet changing industry needs. The HR and technology landscapes are rapidly evolving. Our organization invests heavily in research and development as well as in continuous operational improvement to make sure that we can meet the challenges of the future.


We’re passionate about delighting our users. Our products and services are meant to provide efficiency and ease in running the HR department of businesses of any size. Our employee interactions are meant to be easy and to help human resources maximize their value to their companies.


Quality is at the core of everything that we do. Salarium understands the responsibility that clients place in our company, and we do whatever we can to treat it with the level of service that it requires. Our software and operational processes are constantly being reviewed for continuous improvement and quality management.


Payroll, payment, taxes, and calculation are inherently complicated. We aim to remove the complexity that those words convey. Simplifying payroll can be daunting, but it’s possible. We want to empower our customers to understand and to master complex business processes.

History & Milestones

Growing in the Philippines and Asia



Company incorporated in Hong Kong, and Philippines. Salarium Time and Attendance, and Payroll were released.


Singapore Company incorporated Salarium Payments Corporation Philippines.


200 Companies using the platform SALPay App is launched, SALPay App is released for Android and iOS

Salarium wins Seedstars World competition in Switzerland. Beating 2,000 startups for the top spots.


Salarium Insurance & Salarium Payments Inc.

Salarium receives authorization from the Central Bank of the Philippines to begin running SALPay.


Milestone of 500 Companies using Salarium Payroll achieved

SALPay V2 released, introducing more comprehensive and useful features such as loan facility and fund transfer services


Judah Hirsh, CEO of Salarium, named one of the Innovative Fintech Founders in the Philippines

Salarium hits the 100 mark in terms of employee count in December 2018, including senior positions to head the product, marketing, fintech, and sales operations teams


Salarium opens an office in Cebu to meet increasing demand for payroll software

Salarium v3.0 and SALPay v3.0 are released, introducing microservices architecture, completely redesigned interfaces, and new features

Continuing to grow and striving to make payroll easier for the Philippines

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