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Software Design Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA

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175 SalariesUpdated Apr 11, 2014
Average Base Pay
$117,066/yr
14% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$96K
Low
$117K
Average
$141K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$9,539
Range$2,513 - $17,613
How much does a Software Design Engineer make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Software Design Engineer is $117,066 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 175 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Software Design Engineer employees in San Jose, CA.

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    Amazon
    $126,611/yr
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    $50K$54K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $105,000
    per year
    A Software Design Engineer reported making $105,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $15k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    501 to 1000 employees
    Company - Private
    $102,000
    per year
    A Software Design Engineer reported making $102,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $102,000
    per year
    A Software Design Engineer reported making $102,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $10k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $102,000
    per year
    A Software Design Engineer reported making $102,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
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