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Staff Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA

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5,273 SalariesUpdated Nov 1, 2017
Average Base Pay
$127,409/yr
34% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$97K
Low
$127K
Average
$165K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$9,368
Range$1,970 - $27,688
How much does a Staff Engineer make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Staff Engineer is $127,409 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 5,273 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Staff Engineer employees in San Jose, CA.

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    Average Base Salary in (USD)
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    $131,130/yr
    $110K$150K
    $141,821/yr
    $124K$161K
    $153,124/yr
    $144K$165K
    Western Digital
    $122,267/yr
    2 salaries
    $122,267/yr
    $110K$134K
    Seagate Technology
    $122,089/yr
    2 salaries
    $122,089/yr
    $116K$128K
    Samsung Semiconductor
    $138,777/yr
    2 salaries
    $138,777/yr
    $128K$151K
    Johnson & Johnson
    $148,864/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $148,864/yr
    $143K$153K

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    JDSU
    $120,762/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $120,762/yr
    $114K$125K
    Sigma Designs
    $135,349/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $135,349/yr
    $132K$142K
    Lumentum Operations
    $125,239/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $125,239/yr
    $122K$132K
    City of Milpitas
    $112,857/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $112,857/yr
    $106K$117K
    $136,585/yr
    $123K$163K
    $139,603/yr
    $127K$150K
    $141,834/yr
    $124K$168K
    $125,953/yr
    $115K$139K
    $149,008/yr
    $140K$160K
    $133,016/yr
    $122K$155K
    $126,001/yr
    $110K$142K
    $157,147/yr
    $147K$172K
    $127,402/yr
    $118K$137K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $155,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $155,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $10k cash bonus
    $5k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $157,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $157,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    201 to 500 employees
    Company - Public
    $134,061
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $134,061 per year
    Additional Pay
    $3k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    501 to 1000 employees
    Company - Public
    $12,500
    monthly
    A Staff Engineer reported making $12,500 per month
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $176,500
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $176,500 per year
    Additional Pay
    $18k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
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