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Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Software Development Engineer make in Mountain View, CA?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$120,416 / yrTotal Pay
$100,964 / yrBase Pay
$19,452 / yrAdditional Pay

$120,416

 / yr
$72K$265K
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The estimated total pay for a Software Development Engineer is $120,416 per year in the Mountain View, CA area, with an average salary of $100,964 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $19,452 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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What are some related job titles for Software Development Engineer?

Some related job titles are Principal Software Engineer Salaries with median pay of $170,792, Senior Software Development Engineer Salaries with median pay of $146,083, Software Development Engineer Salaries with median pay of $117,884, Software Development Engineer In Test (SDET) Salaries with median pay of $115,461.

What are total pay estimates for a Software Development Engineer at different companies in Mountain View, CA?

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Microsoft
4.4

Microsoft

Software Development Engineer

$147,751

 /yr
Range: $133K - $174K

$133K

$174K

$132,503 - $173,757 Range

Alcatel-Lucent
4.0

Alcatel-Lucent

Software Development Engineer

$131,397

 /yr
Range: $112K - $237K

$112K

$237K

$111,594 - $236,823 Range

Google
4.5

Google

Software Development Engineer

$140,727

 /yr
Range: $103K - $159K

$103K

$159K

$102,930 - $158,570 Range

Nokia
4.1

Nokia

Software Development Engineer

$153,582

 /yr
Range: $105K - $227K

$105K

$227K

$105,154 - $226,677 Range

Google
4.5

Google

Software Development Engineer - Monthly Intern

$8,656

 /mo
Range: $7K - $11K

$7K

$11K

$7,470 - $10,878 Range

Microsoft
4.4

Microsoft

Software Development Engineer - Monthly Intern

$9,328

 /mo
Range: $9K - $11K

$9K

$11K

$8,782 - $11,181 Range

STARTUP FARMS INTERNATIONAL
3.3

STARTUP FARMS INTERNATIONAL

Software Development Engineer

$126,048

 /yr
Range: $109K - $157K

$109K

$157K

$109,069 - $156,787 Range

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Symantec
3.8

Symantec

Software Development Engineer

$167,402

 /yr
Range: $138K - $171K

$138K

$171K

$137,883 - $170,647 Range

Amazon
3.8

Amazon

Software Development Engineer

$135,592

 /yr
Range: $132K - $247K

$132K

$247K

$132,256 - $247,033 Range

Microsoft
4.4

Microsoft

Software Development Engineer - Hourly Contractor

$53

$147

$53 - $147 Range

Intuit
4.6

Intuit

Software Development Engineer

$125K

$140K

$124,891 - $140,053 Range

LinkedIn
4.5

LinkedIn

Software Development Engineer

$147K

$158K

$146,893 - $157,937 Range

Synopsys
4.0

Synopsys

Software Development Engineer - Hourly Intern

$40

$44

$40 - $44 Range

Riverbed Technology
3.8

Riverbed Technology

Software Development Engineer

$108K

$146K

$107,955 - $145,691 Range

TikTok
3.6

TikTok

Software Development Engineer

$121K

$225K

$121,300 - $224,557 Range

Nuage Networks

Software Development Engineer
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$101K -$183K

$101K

$183K

$100,562 - $182,641 Range

Helios Data
3.5

Helios Data

Software Development Engineer
About 

$99K -$113K

$99K

$113K

$98,884 - $112,544 Range

Meta Integration Technology
2.5

Meta Integration Technology

Software Development Engineer

$114K

$146K

$114,377 - $146,267 Range

5.0

Gear6

Software Development Engineer
About 

$111K -$136K

$111K

$136K

$111,006 - $135,769 Range

Amazon
3.8

Amazon

Software Development Engineer - Monthly Intern

$9K

$9K

$8,636 - $9,413 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Software Development Engineer salaries

The average salary for a Software Development Engineer is $141,129 per year in Mountain View, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 2999 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Software Development Engineer employees in Mountain View, CA.

The highest salary for a Software Development Engineer in Mountain View, CA is $178,657 per year.

The lowest salary for a Software Development Engineer in Mountain View, CA is $111,485 per year.

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