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Software Engineer Salaries in California

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264,186 SalariesUpdated Apr 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
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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
      $126,895/yr
      Range: $80K - $226K
      4,389 salaries
      $126,895
      $80K$226K
      Qualcomm
      $95,579/yr
      Range: $77K - $134K
      1,636 salaries
      $95,579
      $77K$134K
      Cisco Systems
      $119,350/yr
      Range: $76K - $170K
      1,466 salaries
      $119,350
      $76K$170K
      Yahoo
      $118,554/yr
      Range: $80K - $209K
      1,424 salaries
      $118,554
      $80K$209K
      Facebook
      $125,925/yr
      Range: $83K - $203K
      1,143 salaries
      $125,925
      $83K$203K
      Intel Corporation
      $110,624/yr
      Range: $59K - $178K
      1,140 salaries
      $110,624
      $59K$178K
      Fujitsu
      $102,555/yr
      Range: $70K - $156K
      1,054 salaries
      $102,555
      $70K$156K

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      Apple
      $123,413/yr
      Range: $68K - $206K
      599 salaries
      $123,413
      $68K$206K
      Brocade
      $122,901/yr
      Range: $82K - $187K
      418 salaries
      $122,901
      $82K$187K
      Facebook
      $7,410/mo
      Range: $5K - $9K
      388 salaries
      $7,410
      $5K$9K
      LinkedIn
      $132,021/yr
      Range: $88K - $192K
      360 salaries
      $132,021
      $88K$192K
      Google
      $6,815/mo
      Range: $2K - $10K
      306 salaries
      $6,815
      $2K$10K
      Oracle
      $113,195/yr
      Range: $55K - $160K
      267 salaries
      $113,195
      $55K$160K
      Intuit
      $97,974/yr
      Range: $71K - $170K
      241 salaries
      $97,974
      $71K$170K
      IBM
      $99,300/yr
      Range: $53K - $186K
      238 salaries
      $99,300
      $53K$186K
      Symantec
      $102,114/yr
      Range: $75K - $145K
      234 salaries
      $102,114
      $75K$145K
      NVIDIA
      $116,986/yr
      Range: $77K - $205K
      227 salaries
      $116,986
      $77K$205K
      RJT Compuquest
      $72,580/yr
      Range: $61K - $136K
      222 salaries
      $72,580
      $61K$136K
      Motorola Mobility
      $117,633/yr
      Range: $70K - $205K
      213 salaries
      $117,633
      $70K$205K
      Twitter
      $127,087/yr
      Range: $89K - $184K
      206 salaries
      $127,087
      $89K$184K
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