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Staff Software Engineer Salaries in San Diego, CA

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8,346 SalariesUpdated Apr 30, 2017
Average Base Pay
$124,826/yr
7% below national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$97K
Low
$153K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$9,814
Range$2,234 - $25,377
How much does a Staff Software Engineer make in San Diego, CA?

The average salary for a Staff Software Engineer is $124,826 in San Diego, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 8,346 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Staff Software Engineer employees in San Diego, CA.

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    $109,082/yr
    $109K$109K
    Sierra Wireless
    $125,627/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $125,627/yr
    $121K$130K
    Sierra Wireless
    $124,980/yr
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    $124,980/yr
    $120K$130K
    Exar
    $151,030/yr
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    $151,030/yr
    $145K$157K

    Recent Salary Reports

    Below are the most recent Staff Software Engineer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

    $146,000
    per year
    A Staff Software Engineer reported making $146,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $23k cash bonus
    $23k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $155,000
    per year
    A Staff Software Engineer reported making $155,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $31k cash bonus
    $50k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Public
    $142,126
    per year
    A Staff Software Engineer reported making $142,126 per year
    Additional Pay
    $12k cash bonus
    $21k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $138,798
    per year
    A Staff Software Engineer reported making $138,798 per year
    Additional Pay
    $16k cash bonus
    $31k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $130,000
    per year
    A Staff Software Engineer reported making $130,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $7k cash bonus
    $10k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Public
    $124,000
    per year
    A Staff Software Engineer reported making $124,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $10k cash bonus
    $13k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $85,000
    per year
    A Staff Software Engineer reported making $85,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    501 to 1000 employees
    Company - Public
    $122,000
    per year
    A Staff Software Engineer reported making $122,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
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