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Senior Staff Software Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA Area

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39,680 SalariesUpdated May 17, 2018
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Average Base Pay
$158,087/yr
14% above national average
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$124K
Low
$158K
Average
$197K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$13,629
Range$3,660 - $33,199
How much does a Senior Staff Software Engineer make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Senior Staff Software Engineer is $158,087 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 39,680 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Staff Software Engineer employees in San Jose, CA.

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    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    FireEye
    $159,971/yr
    Range: $142K - $170K
    7 salaries
    $159,971
    $142K$170K
    SanDisk
    $146,028/yr
    Range: $140K - $158K
    3 salaries
    $146,028
    $140K$158K
    KLA-Tencor
    $145,404/yr
    Range: $131K - $159K
    2 salaries
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    $131K - $159K
    $131K$159K
    Sigma Designs
    $142,072/yr
    Range: $128K - $155K
    2 salaries
    About
    $128K - $155K
    $128K$155K
    Brocade
    $161,114/yr
    Range: $153K - $166K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $153K - $166K
    $153K$166K
    Samsung Semiconductor
    $182,064/yr
    Range: $177K - $191K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $177K - $191K
    $177K$191K
    FireEye
    $166,687/yr
    Range: $159K - $173K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $159K - $173K
    $159K$173K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $162,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $162,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Private
    $125,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $125,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $10k cash bonus
    $5k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $165,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $165,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $30k cash bonus
    $100k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $128,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $128,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $3k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $130,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $130,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    201 to 500 employees
    Company - Public
    $155,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $155,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $30k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Private
    $145,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $145,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Private
    $150,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $150,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $40k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $140,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $140,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $25k cash bonus
    $20k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Subsidiary or Business Segment
    $180,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $180,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $25k cash bonus
    $150k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
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