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Software Engineer Salaries in California

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264,186 SalariesUpdated Jan 21, 2018
Average Base Pay
$104,463/yr
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$69K
Low
$104K
Average
$153K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$8,542
Range$1,938 - $22,454
How much does a Software Engineer make?

The national average salary for a Software Engineer is $104,463 in United States. Filter by location to see Software Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 264,186 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Software Engineer employees.

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      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
      Company
      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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      High
      Google
      $126,926/yr
      Range: $80K - $226K
      4,338 salaries
      $126,926/yr
      $80K$226K
      Qualcomm
      $95,539/yr
      Range: $77K - $132K
      1,629 salaries
      $95,539/yr
      $77K$132K
      Cisco Systems
      $119,573/yr
      Range: $77K - $171K
      1,436 salaries
      $119,573/yr
      $77K$171K
      Yahoo
      $118,528/yr
      Range: $80K - $209K
      1,425 salaries
      $118,528/yr
      $80K$209K
      Facebook
      $125,379/yr
      Range: $83K - $203K
      1,155 salaries
      $125,379/yr
      $83K$203K
      Intel Corporation
      $110,663/yr
      Range: $58K - $178K
      1,132 salaries
      $110,663/yr
      $58K$178K
      Fujitsu
      $102,555/yr
      Range: $70K - $156K
      1,054 salaries
      $102,555/yr
      $70K$156K

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      Apple
      $123,404/yr
      Range: $68K - $206K
      588 salaries
      $123,404/yr
      $68K$206K
      Brocade
      $122,901/yr
      Range: $82K - $187K
      418 salaries
      $122,901/yr
      $82K$187K
      Facebook
      $7,397/mo
      Range: $5K - $9K
      380 salaries
      $7,397/mo
      $5K$9K
      LinkedIn
      $132,109/yr
      Range: $87K - $193K
      353 salaries
      $132,109/yr
      $87K$193K
      Google
      $6,799/mo
      Range: $2K - $10K
      298 salaries
      $6,799/mo
      $2K$10K
      Oracle
      $113,276/yr
      Range: $54K - $160K
      259 salaries
      $113,276/yr
      $54K$160K
      Intuit
      $97,965/yr
      Range: $71K - $170K
      240 salaries
      $97,965/yr
      $71K$170K
      Symantec
      $102,102/yr
      Range: $75K - $146K
      233 salaries
      $102,102/yr
      $75K$146K
      IBM
      $98,814/yr
      Range: $53K - $187K
      230 salaries
      $98,814/yr
      $53K$187K
      NVIDIA
      $117,065/yr
      Range: $77K - $205K
      225 salaries
      $117,065/yr
      $77K$205K
      RJT Compuquest
      $72,580/yr
      Range: $61K - $136K
      222 salaries
      $72,580/yr
      $61K$136K
      Motorola Mobility
      $117,633/yr
      Range: $70K - $205K
      213 salaries
      $117,633/yr
      $70K$205K
      Twitter
      $127,156/yr
      Range: $89K - $184K
      204 salaries
      $127,156/yr
      $89K$184K
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