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Staff Software Engineer Salaries in San Francisco, CA

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29,572 SalariesUpdated Feb 16, 2018
Average Base Pay
$148,806/yr
15% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$113K
Low
$149K
Average
$185K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$11,828
Range$2,749 - $30,155
How much does a Staff Software Engineer make in San Francisco, CA?

The average salary for a Staff Software Engineer is $148,806 in San Francisco, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 29,572 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Staff Software Engineer employees in San Francisco, CA.

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    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
    Company
    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    High
    IBM
    $109,504/yr
    Range: $88K - $132K
    57 salaries
    $109,504
    $88K$132K
    Walmart eCommerce
    $151,206/yr
    Range: $129K - $175K
    50 salaries
    $151,206
    $129K$175K
    Sun Microsystems
    $144,605/yr
    Range: $119K - $162K
    34 salaries
    $144,605
    $119K$162K
    Brocade
    $140,374/yr
    Range: $124K - $168K
    33 salaries
    $140,374
    $124K$168K
    Twitter
    $182,281/yr
    Range: $165K - $210K
    33 salaries
    $182,281
    $165K$210K
    Visa Inc.
    $131,591/yr
    Range: $110K - $147K
    27 salaries
    $131,591
    $110K$147K
    E*TRADE Financial
    $99,724/yr
    Range: $91K - $110K
    27 salaries
    $99,724
    $91K$110K

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    Intuit
    $151,873/yr
    Range: $125K - $212K
    20 salaries
    $151,873
    $125K$212K
    Sony PlayStation
    $143,932/yr
    Range: $128K - $170K
    13 salaries
    $143,932
    $128K$170K
    Genesys
    $111,074/yr
    Range: $101K - $130K
    13 salaries
    $111,074
    $101K$130K
    Inovant
    $125,524/yr
    Range: $108K - $144K
    13 salaries
    $125,524
    $108K$144K
    EFI
    $130,614/yr
    Range: $106K - $165K
    13 salaries
    $130,614
    $106K$165K
    Google
    $210,652/yr
    Range: $192K - $236K
    12 salaries
    $210,652
    $192K$236K
    Qualcomm
    $152,541/yr
    Range: $139K - $159K
    11 salaries
    $152,541
    $139K$159K
    GE Digital
    $151,520/yr
    Range: $140K - $168K
    10 salaries
    $151,520
    $140K$168K
    CyberSource
    $129,608/yr
    Range: $118K - $141K
    10 salaries
    $129,608
    $118K$141K
    Walmart
    $148,812/yr
    Range: $132K - $168K
    9 salaries
    $148,812
    $132K$168K
    GE
    $149,368/yr
    Range: $120K - $175K
    9 salaries
    $149,368
    $120K$175K
    CallidusCloud
    $124,855/yr
    Range: $117K - $146K
    9 salaries
    $124,855
    $117K$146K
    Sybase
    $128,577/yr
    Range: $91K - $156K
    9 salaries
    $128,577
    $91K$156K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $194,000
    per year
    A Staff Software Engineer reported making $194,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $12k cash bonus
    $400k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $175,000
    per year
    A Staff Software Engineer reported making $175,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1 to 50 employees
    Company - Private
    $165,000
    per year
    A Staff Software Engineer reported making $165,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $34k cash bonus
    $60k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Subsidiary or Business Segment
    $194,400
    per year
    A Staff Software Engineer reported making $194,400 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Private
    $150,000
    per year
    A Staff Software Engineer reported making $150,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Private
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