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Design Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA

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2,812 SalariesUpdated Feb 11, 2018
Average Base Pay
$102,490/yr
28% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$83K
Low
$102K
Average
$129K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$6,418
Range$1,386 - $19,956
How much does a Design Engineer make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Design Engineer is $102,490 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 2,812 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Design 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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    High
    SanDisk
    $92,056/yr
    Range: $86K - $115K
    62 salaries
    $92,056
    $86K$115K
    Marvell Semiconductor
    $94,534/yr
    Range: $81K - $106K
    46 salaries
    $94,534
    $81K$106K
    Xilinx
    $101,021/yr
    Range: $86K - $137K
    41 salaries
    $101,021
    $86K$137K
    AMD
    $104,571/yr
    Range: $94K - $136K
    28 salaries
    $104,571
    $94K$136K
    Linear Technology
    $94,743/yr
    Range: $77K - $112K
    26 salaries
    $94,743
    $77K$112K
    NXP Semiconductors
    $128,082/yr
    Range: $87K - $152K
    22 salaries
    $128,082
    $87K$152K
    Intel Corporation
    $106,980/yr
    Range: $84K - $144K
    22 salaries
    $106,980
    $84K$144K

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    LSI
    $107,156/yr
    Range: $78K - $144K
    17 salaries
    $107,156
    $78K$144K
    OmniVision Technologies
    $108,288/yr
    Range: $82K - $142K
    16 salaries
    $108,288
    $82K$142K
    Spansion
    $115,341/yr
    Range: $100K - $128K
    15 salaries
    $115,341
    $100K$128K
    Micron Technology
    $100,810/yr
    Range: $82K - $113K
    13 salaries
    $100,810
    $82K$113K
    Tesla
    $94,907/yr
    Range: $80K - $107K
    12 salaries
    $94,907
    $80K$107K
    Nexlogic Technologies
    $91,904/yr
    Range: $80K - $103K
    12 salaries
    $91,904
    $80K$103K
    NetLogic Microsystems
    $95,948/yr
    Range: $81K - $116K
    11 salaries
    $95,948
    $81K$116K
    Apple
    $120,630/yr
    Range: $92K - $147K
    11 salaries
    $120,630
    $92K$147K
    Intersil
    $93,002/yr
    Range: $85K - $107K
    10 salaries
    $93,002
    $85K$107K
    Altera
    $91,044/yr
    Range: $78K - $121K
    9 salaries
    $91,044
    $78K$121K
    Stryker
    $74,143/yr
    Range: $66K - $81K
    9 salaries
    $74,143
    $66K$81K
    Atmel
    $88,396/yr
    Range: $71K - $110K
    8 salaries
    $88,396
    $71K$110K
    Arasan Chip Systems
    $90,686/yr
    Range: $79K - $110K
    8 salaries
    $90,686
    $79K$110K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $110,397
    per year
    A Design Engineer reported making $110,397 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Subsidiary or Business Segment
    $130,000
    per year
    A Design Engineer reported making $130,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $20k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $70,000
    per year
    A Design Engineer reported making $70,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $165,000
    per year
    A FPGA Design Engineer reported making $165,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Private
    $104,500
    per year
    A Soc Design Engineer reported making $104,500 per year
    Additional Pay
    $10 cash bonus
    $5 stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
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