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Senior Software Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA

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39,680 SalariesUpdated Feb 17, 2018
Average Base Pay
$142,793/yr
18% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$112K
Low
$143K
Average
$178K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$12,415
Range$3,329 - $30,000
How much does a Senior Software Engineer make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer is $142,793 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 39,680 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Software Engineer employees in San Jose, CA.

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    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
    Company
    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    LinkedIn
    $175,968/yr
    Range: $135K - $231K
    41 salaries
    $175,968
    $135K$231K
    Tango
    $121,784/yr
    Range: $103K - $150K
    34 salaries
    $121,784
    $103K$150K
    SAP
    $126,881/yr
    Range: $98K - $153K
    32 salaries
    $126,881
    $98K$153K
    VMware
    $138,268/yr
    Range: $110K - $158K
    24 salaries
    $138,268
    $110K$158K
    Varian Medical Systems
    $130,513/yr
    Range: $119K - $158K
    24 salaries
    $130,513
    $119K$158K
    Symantec
    $115,873/yr
    Range: $100K - $140K
    20 salaries
    $115,873
    $100K$140K
    Hewlett-Packard
    $131,613/yr
    Range: $106K - $155K
    19 salaries
    $131,613
    $106K$155K

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    Intuit
    $125,368/yr
    Range: $113K - $147K
    13 salaries
    $125,368
    $113K$147K
    Tesla
    $135,762/yr
    Range: $116K - $170K
    11 salaries
    $135,762
    $116K$170K
    Medallia
    $148,602/yr
    Range: $128K - $164K
    11 salaries
    $148,602
    $128K$164K
    AOL
    $130,869/yr
    Range: $111K - $146K
    10 salaries
    $130,869
    $111K$146K
    EPAM
    $87,199/yr
    Range: $72K - $130K
    10 salaries
    $87,199
    $72K$130K
    Disney Interactive Studios
    $117,038/yr
    Range: $90K - $137K
    9 salaries
    $117,038
    $90K$137K
    Barnes & Noble
    $151,620/yr
    Range: $139K - $175K
    8 salaries
    $151,620
    $139K$175K
    Groupon
    $156,852/yr
    Range: $116K - $199K
    8 salaries
    $156,852
    $116K$199K
    Playdom
    $119,108/yr
    Range: $82K - $140K
    8 salaries
    $119,108
    $82K$140K
    MZ
    $151,015/yr
    Range: $120K - $200K
    8 salaries
    $151,015
    $120K$200K
    NICIRA
    $138,057/yr
    Range: $111K - $190K
    8 salaries
    $138,057
    $111K$190K
    Google
    $173,299/yr
    Range: $150K - $190K
    6 salaries
    $173,299
    $150K$190K
    eTouch Systems
    $102,565/yr
    Range: $86K - $116K
    6 salaries
    $102,565
    $86K$116K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $199,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $199,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $165,000
    per year
    A Sr. Software Engineer reported making $165,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $17k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Private
    $105,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $105,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Private
    $165,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $165,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $16k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Public
    $190,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $190,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $40k cash bonus
    $150k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
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