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Lead Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA

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5,333 SalariesUpdated Feb 20, 2018
Average Base Pay
$115,977/yr
32% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$89K
Low
$116K
Average
$151K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$8,796
Range$1,897 - $25,664
How much does a Lead Engineer make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Lead Engineer is $115,977 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 5,333 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Lead 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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    Wipro
    $87,895/yr
    Range: $67K - $103K
    193 salaries
    $87,895
    $67K$103K
    HCL Technologies
    $73,463/yr
    Range: $50K - $100K
    8 salaries
    $73,463
    $50K$100K
    NVIDIA
    $156,779/yr
    Range: $136K - $194K
    4 salaries
    $156,779
    $136K$194K
    GlobalLogic
    $110,136/yr
    Range: $76K - $136K
    4 salaries
    $110,136
    $76K$136K
    Alcatel-Lucent
    $135,615/yr
    Range: $126K - $146K
    3 salaries
    $135,615
    $126K$146K
    Panasonic
    $136,552/yr
    Range: $114K - $151K
    3 salaries
    $136,552
    $114K$151K
    Snap-on
    $105,376/yr
    Range: $99K - $111K
    3 salaries
    $105,376
    $99K$111K

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    Fujitsu
    $145,922/yr
    Range: $134K - $159K
    2 salaries
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    $134K - $159K
    $134K$159K
    Facebook
    $136,991/yr
    Range: $133K - $143K
    2 salaries
    About
    $133K - $143K
    $133K$143K
    Orbitz Worldwide
    $125,868/yr
    Range: $121K - $131K
    2 salaries
    About
    $121K - $131K
    $121K$131K
    FICO
    $130,693/yr
    Range: $115K - $145K
    2 salaries
    About
    $115K - $145K
    $115K$145K
    Ciena
    $150,600/yr
    Range: $140K - $160K
    2 salaries
    About
    $140K - $160K
    $140K$160K
    Disney Interactive Studios
    $132,864/yr
    Range: $120K - $145K
    2 salaries
    About
    $120K - $145K
    $120K$145K
    Medallia
    $161,240/yr
    Range: $142K - $177K
    2 salaries
    About
    $142K - $177K
    $142K$177K
    Sasken
    $93,451/yr
    Range: $87K - $100K
    2 salaries
    About
    $87K - $100K
    $87K$100K
    Serus
    $112,035/yr
    Range: $99K - $124K
    2 salaries
    About
    $99K - $124K
    $99K$124K
    Infosys
    $37/hr
    Range: $35 - $39
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $35 - $39
    hourly
    $35$39
    Cisco Systems
    $153,128/yr
    Range: $147K - $159K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $147K - $159K
    $147K$159K
    GE
    $124,486/yr
    Range: $120K - $130K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $120K - $130K
    $120K$130K
    Hewlett Packard Enterprise | HPE
    $140,189/yr
    Range: $135K - $145K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $135K - $145K
    $135K$145K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $90,000
    per year
    A Lead Engineer reported making $90,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $117,000
    per year
    A Lead Engineer reported making $117,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Private
    $140,000
    per year
    A Lead Engineer reported making $140,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $42k cash bonus
    $15k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $125,000
    per year
    A Lead Engineer reported making $125,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $13k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $145,000
    per year
    A Senior Lead Engineer reported making $145,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    Full-time
    501 to 1000 employees
     
    Company - Private
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