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Senior Staff Software Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA

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39,086 Salaries
Average Base Pay
$161,922/yr
15% above national average
$128KAverage$199K
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How much does a Senior Staff Software Engineer make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Senior Staff Software Engineer is $161,922 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 39,086 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Staff Software Engineer employees in San Jose, CA.

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$158,543/yr
$142K$170K
$146,028/yr
$140K$158K
$140,589/yr
$126K$155K
Brocade
$160,367/yr
1 employee salary or estimate
$160,367/yr
$152K$167K
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    KLA-Tencor
    $137,905/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $137,905/yr
    $131K$141K
    Samsung Semiconductor
    $183,428/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $183,428/yr
    $176K$191K
    $165,704/yr
    $161K$175K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $151,000
    per year
    A Sr. Software Engineer reported making $151,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $15k cash bonus
    $25k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Public
    $146,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $146,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    College / University
    $130,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $130,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $15k cash bonus
    $35k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $150,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $150,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Private
    $210,000
    per year
    A Sr. Software Engineer reported making $210,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    501 to 1000 employees
    Company - Public
    $157,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $157,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $10k cash bonus
    $15k profit sharing
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1 to 50 employees
    Company - Private
    $120,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $120,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
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