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Senior Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA Area

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5,333 SalariesUpdated May 19, 2018
Average Base Pay
$121,748/yr
31% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$94K
Low
$122K
Average
$158K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$9,110
Range$1,980 - $26,561
How much does a Senior Engineer make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Senior Engineer is $121,748 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 5,333 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Engineer employees in San Jose, CA.

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    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
    Company
    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    QLogic
    $106,981/yr
    Range: $91K - $122K
    5 salaries
    $106,981
    $91K$122K
    Synopsys
    $123,662/yr
    Range: $115K - $132K
    3 salaries
    $123,662
    $115K$132K
    Samsung Research America
    $126,333/yr
    Range: $120K - $130K
    3 salaries
    $126,333
    $120K$130K
    Google
    $147,502/yr
    Range: $131K - $164K
    2 salaries
    About
    $131K - $164K
    $131K$164K
    Verisign
    $129,144/yr
    Range: $109K - $150K
    2 salaries
    About
    $109K - $150K
    $109K$150K
    Varian Medical Systems
    $116,331/yr
    Range: $110K - $126K
    2 salaries
    About
    $110K - $126K
    $110K$126K
    Xora
    $139,674/yr
    Range: $113K - $163K
    2 salaries
    About
    $113K - $163K
    $113K$163K

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    Cambrios Technologies
    $129,747/yr
    Range: $122K - $135K
    2 salaries
    About
    $122K - $135K
    $122K$135K
    Hammerhead Systems
    $154,860/yr
    Range: $143K - $165K
    2 salaries
    About
    $143K - $165K
    $143K$165K
    Symantec
    $108,797/yr
    Range: $105K - $114K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $105K - $114K
    $105K$114K
    Johnson & Johnson
    $116,330/yr
    Range: $112K - $120K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $112K - $120K
    $112K$120K
    Nokia
    $132,476/yr
    Range: $126K - $138K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $126K - $138K
    $126K$138K
    Samsung Electronics America
    $139,735/yr
    Range: $135K - $144K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $135K - $144K
    $135K$144K
    NetLogic Microsystems
    $114,764/yr
    Range: $110K - $119K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $110K - $119K
    $110K$119K
    Playdom
    $137,105/yr
    Range: $133K - $145K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $133K - $145K
    $133K$145K
    Couchbase
    $110,640/yr
    Range: $105K - $114K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $105K - $114K
    $105K$114K
    OpenTV
    $142,266/yr
    Range: $137K - $150K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $137K - $150K
    $137K$150K
    MarketTools
    $117,931/yr
    Range: $113K - $122K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $113K - $122K
    $113K$122K
    BCG Digital Ventures
    $120,460/yr
    Range: $115K - $126K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $115K - $126K
    $115K$126K
    Lytro
    $150,089/yr
    Range: $145K - $157K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $145K - $157K
    $145K$157K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $128,000
    per year
    A Senior Engineer reported making $128,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $10k cash bonus
    $10k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $120,000
    per year
    A Senior Engineer reported making $120,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Public
    $100,000
    per year
    A Senior Engineer reported making $100,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $60
    hourly
    A Senior Engineer reported making $60 per hour
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Contract
     
    10000+ employees
    Subsidiary or Business Segment
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