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Software Engineer Salaries in California

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Average Base Pay
$115,462/yr
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$78K
Low
$115K
Average
$154K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$9,118
Range$2,048 - $24,158
How much does a Software Engineer make?

The national average salary for a Software Engineer is $115,462 in United States. Filter by location to see Software Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 182,857 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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      Google
      $123,871/yr
      Range: $80K - $226K
      4,483 salaries
      $123,871/yr
      $80K$226K
      Qualcomm
      $96,175/yr
      Range: $77K - $134K
      1,650 salaries
      $96,175/yr
      $77K$134K
      Yahoo
      $116,270/yr
      Range: $80K - $209K
      1,440 salaries
      $116,270/yr
      $80K$209K
      Facebook
      $119,525/yr
      Range: $83K - $202K
      1,212 salaries
      $119,525/yr
      $83K$202K
      Intel Corporation
      $107,891/yr
      Range: $59K - $178K
      1,151 salaries
      $107,891/yr
      $59K$178K
      Fujitsu
      $99,925/yr
      Range: $70K - $156K
      1,054 salaries
      $99,925/yr
      $70K$156K
      Cisco Systems
      $111,760/yr
      Range: $70K - $168K
      913 salaries
      $111,760/yr
      $70K$168K

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      Apple
      $122,624/yr
      Range: $68K - $205K
      630 salaries
      $122,624/yr
      $68K$205K
      Facebook
      $8,000/mo
      Range: $5K - $9K
      441 salaries
      $8,000/mo
      $5K$9K
      Brocade
      $121,083/yr
      Range: $82K - $187K
      420 salaries
      $121,083/yr
      $82K$187K
      LinkedIn
      $130,839/yr
      Range: $88K - $192K
      366 salaries
      $130,839/yr
      $88K$192K
      Google
      $6,703/mo
      Range: $2K - $10K
      327 salaries
      $6,703/mo
      $2K$10K
      Oracle
      $112,776/yr
      Range: $55K - $160K
      281 salaries
      $112,776/yr
      $55K$160K
      IBM
      $96,000/yr
      Range: $54K - $186K
      253 salaries
      $96,000/yr
      $54K$186K
      Intuit
      $97,014/yr
      Range: $71K - $169K
      249 salaries
      $97,014/yr
      $71K$169K
      Symantec
      $101,053/yr
      Range: $75K - $145K
      239 salaries
      $101,053/yr
      $75K$145K
      NVIDIA
      $111,803/yr
      Range: $78K - $204K
      231 salaries
      $111,803/yr
      $78K$204K
      RJT Compuquest
      $70,466/yr
      Range: $61K - $136K
      222 salaries
      $70,466/yr
      $61K$136K
      Motorola Mobility
      $115,292/yr
      Range: $70K - $205K
      213 salaries
      $115,292/yr
      $70K$205K
      Twitter
      $124,689/yr
      Range: $89K - $183K
      211 salaries
      $124,689/yr
      $89K$183K
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