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Software Engineer Salaries in California

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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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      Google
      $123,869/yr
      Range: $80K - $226K
      4,434 salaries
      $123,869/yr
      $80K$226K
      Qualcomm
      $96,175/yr
      Range: $77K - $134K
      1,644 salaries
      $96,175/yr
      $77K$134K
      Cisco Systems
      $122,781/yr
      Range: $76K - $169K
      1,492 salaries
      $122,781/yr
      $76K$169K
      Yahoo
      $116,270/yr
      Range: $80K - $209K
      1,434 salaries
      $116,270/yr
      $80K$209K
      Facebook
      $119,525/yr
      Range: $83K - $203K
      1,167 salaries
      $119,525/yr
      $83K$203K
      Intel Corporation
      $107,878/yr
      Range: $59K - $178K
      1,148 salaries
      $107,878/yr
      $59K$178K
      Fujitsu
      $99,925/yr
      Range: $70K - $156K
      1,054 salaries
      $99,925/yr
      $70K$156K

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      Apple
      $121,920/yr
      Range: $68K - $206K
      613 salaries
      $121,920/yr
      $68K$206K
      Brocade
      $121,083/yr
      Range: $82K - $187K
      419 salaries
      $121,083/yr
      $82K$187K
      Facebook
      $8,000/mo
      Range: $5K - $9K
      396 salaries
      $8,000/mo
      $5K$9K
      LinkedIn
      $130,839/yr
      Range: $88K - $192K
      362 salaries
      $130,839/yr
      $88K$192K
      Google
      $6,700/mo
      Range: $2K - $10K
      312 salaries
      $6,700/mo
      $2K$10K
      Oracle
      $112,546/yr
      Range: $55K - $160K
      274 salaries
      $112,546/yr
      $55K$160K
      IBM
      $96,000/yr
      Range: $54K - $186K
      247 salaries
      $96,000/yr
      $54K$186K
      Intuit
      $97,014/yr
      Range: $71K - $169K
      245 salaries
      $97,014/yr
      $71K$169K
      Symantec
      $101,057/yr
      Range: $75K - $145K
      238 salaries
      $101,057/yr
      $75K$145K
      NVIDIA
      $111,803/yr
      Range: $78K - $204K
      229 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 - $184K
      208 salaries
      $124,689/yr
      $89K$184K
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