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Staff Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA

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5,273 SalariesUpdated Nov 29, 2017
Average Base Pay
$127,409/yr
34% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$97K
Low
$127K
Average
$165K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$9,368
Range$1,970 - $27,688
How much does a Staff Engineer make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Staff Engineer is $127,409 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 5,273 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Staff Engineer employees in San Jose, CA.

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    Average Base Salary in (USD)
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    Tellabs Operations
    $138,980/yr
    33 salaries
    $138,980/yr
    $120K$163K
    Marvell Semiconductor
    $133,460/yr
    29 salaries
    $133,460/yr
    $107K$150K
    $140,981/yr
    $130K$155K
    $142,589/yr
    $117K$163K
    Link A Media Devices
    $107,610/yr
    19 salaries
    $107,610/yr
    $86K$137K
    Sun Microsystems
    $141,072/yr
    14 salaries
    $141,072/yr
    $121K$159K
    $119,190/yr
    $109K$134K

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    Intel Corporation
    $139,082/yr
    10 salaries
    $139,082/yr
    $128K$165K
    Palo Alto Networks
    $127,526/yr
    8 salaries
    $127,526/yr
    $105K$150K
    STMicroelectronics
    $118,490/yr
    6 salaries
    $118,490/yr
    $99K$152K
    Huawei Technologies
    $143,563/yr
    5 salaries
    $143,563/yr
    $131K$150K
    Tech Vulcan
    $136,840/yr
    5 salaries
    $136,840/yr
    $134K$140K
    $110,511/yr
    $98K$119K
    $136,490/yr
    $122K$153K
    $134,686/yr
    $125K$142K
    OmniVision Technologies
    $131,064/yr
    3 salaries
    $131,064/yr
    $122K$142K
    NetLogic Microsystems
    $133,955/yr
    3 salaries
    $133,955/yr
    $132K$137K
    $127,300/yr
    $119K$136K
    $109,523/yr
    $104K$115K
    $142,236/yr
    $126K$159K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $195,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $195,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $20k cash bonus
    $15k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $155,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $155,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $10k cash bonus
    $5k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $157,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $157,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    201 to 500 employees
    Company - Public
    $134,061
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $134,061 per year
    Additional Pay
    $3k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    501 to 1000 employees
    Company - Public
    $12,500
    monthly
    A Staff Engineer reported making $12,500 per month
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
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