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Staff Software Engineer Salaries

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258,757 SalariesUpdated Dec 14, 2017
Average Base Pay
$133,591/yr
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$92K
Low
$134K
Average
$179K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$10,413
Range$2,337 - $27,266
How much does a Staff Software Engineer make?

The national average salary for a Staff Software Engineer is $133,591 in United States. Filter by location to see Staff Software Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 258,757 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Staff Software Engineer employees.

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      IBM
      $94,891/yr
      746 salaries
      $94,891/yr
      $65K$156K
      Qualcomm
      $133,305/yr
      609 salaries
      $133,305/yr
      $100K$159K
      Google
      $199,644/yr
      179 salaries
      $199,644/yr
      $144K$258K
      Intuit
      $148,464/yr
      176 salaries
      $148,464/yr
      $89K$212K
      Lockheed Martin
      $119,694/yr
      154 salaries
      $119,694/yr
      $74K$158K
      National Instruments
      $79,706/yr
      147 salaries
      $79,706/yr
      $66K$119K
      eBay
      $133,744/yr
      138 salaries
      $133,744/yr
      $110K$160K

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      PayPal
      $130,983/yr
      122 salaries
      $130,983/yr
      $99K$153K
      Sun Microsystems
      $141,265/yr
      112 salaries
      $141,265/yr
      $109K$173K
      Juniper Networks
      $146,164/yr
      84 salaries
      $146,164/yr
      $122K$168K
      Brocade
      $141,083/yr
      82 salaries
      $141,083/yr
      $113K$171K
      Siemens Medical Solutions Health Services
      $105,861/yr
      75 salaries
      $105,861/yr
      $91K$125K
      Walmart eCommerce
      $154,539/yr
      71 salaries
      $154,539/yr
      $129K$186K
      Intel Corporation
      $132,723/yr
      53 salaries
      $132,723/yr
      $102K$167K
      Xilinx
      $129,677/yr
      52 salaries
      $129,677/yr
      $103K$162K
      E*TRADE Financial
      $95,799/yr
      51 salaries
      $95,799/yr
      $74K$110K
      Visa Inc.
      $126,018/yr
      50 salaries
      $126,018/yr
      $106K$147K
      LinkedIn
      $180,470/yr
      49 salaries
      $180,470/yr
      $151K$232K
      Citrix
      $135,833/yr
      47 salaries
      $135,833/yr
      $118K$171K
      Marvell Semiconductor
      $133,478/yr
      46 salaries
      $133,478/yr
      $113K$154K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $200,000
      per year
      A Staff Software Engineer in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $200,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $200k stock bonus
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      San Jose, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $186,000
      per year
      A Staff Software Engineer in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $186,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $36k cash bonus
      $60k stock bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      San Jose, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Subsidiary or Business Segment
      $129,000
      per year
      A Staff Software Engineer in the Boulder, CO Area area reported making $129,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $20k cash bonus
      $20k stock bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Boulder, CO Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $145,000
      per year
      A Staff Software Engineer in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $145,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      San Jose, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      201 to 500 employees
      Company - Private
      $170,000
      per year
      A Staff Software Engineer in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $170,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $10k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      San Francisco, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Company - Public
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