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Staff Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA Area

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Average Base Pay
$140,479/yr
33% above national average
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$110K
Low
$140K
Average
$177K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$10,026
Range$2,083 - $29,901
How much does a Staff Engineer make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Staff Engineer is $140,479 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 3,911 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Staff 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
    $130,290/yr
    Range: $115K - $137K
    13 salaries
    $130,290/yr
    $115K$137K
    Synopsys
    $142,668/yr
    Range: $132K - $153K
    7 salaries
    $142,668/yr
    $132K$153K
    Google
    $197,968/yr
    Range: $180K - $217K
    4 salaries
    $197,968/yr
    $180K$217K
    Intuit
    $161,554/yr
    Range: $140K - $187K
    4 salaries
    $161,554/yr
    $140K$187K
    Microsemi
    $118,282/yr
    Range: $110K - $126K
    4 salaries
    $118,282/yr
    $110K$126K
    Tintri
    $155,000/yr
    Range: $130K - $162K
    4 salaries
    $155,000/yr
    $130K$162K
    Samsung Research America
    $137,500/yr
    Range: $124K - $152K
    2 salaries
    About
    $124K - $152K
    $124K$152K

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    Maginatics
    $145,103/yr
    Range: $139K - $151K
    2 salaries
    About
    $139K - $151K
    $139K$151K
    VMware
    $161,093/yr
    Range: $156K - $169K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $156K - $169K
    $156K$169K
    Convergys
    $149,037/yr
    Range: $142K - $156K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $142K - $156K
    $142K$156K
    Western Digital
    $148,256/yr
    Range: $142K - $154K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $142K - $154K
    $142K$154K
    Samsung Electronics
    $150,000/yr
    Range: $143K - $157K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $143K - $157K
    $143K$157K
    Siemens Medical Solutions Health Services
    $119,852/yr
    Range: $115K - $124K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $115K - $124K
    $115K$124K
    QLogic
    $64/hr
    Range: $62 - $67
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $62 - $67
    hourly
    $62$67
    Mozilla
    $127,000/yr
    Range: $123K - $133K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $123K - $133K
    $123K$133K
    MobileIron
    $111,760/yr
    Range: $107K - $115K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $107K - $115K
    $107K$115K
    Upwork
    $152,400/yr
    Range: $145K - $160K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $145K - $160K
    $145K$160K
    Savi Technology
    $140,436/yr
    Range: $136K - $147K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $136K - $147K
    $136K$147K
    Vendavo
    $89,496/yr
    Range: $87K - $93K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $87K - $93K
    $87K$93K
    Elance
    $105,290/yr
    Range: $101K - $109K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $101K - $109K
    $101K$109K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $150,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $150,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $145,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $145,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Subsidiary or Business Segment
    $156,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $156,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $15k cash bonus
    $4k stock bonus
    $15k profit sharing
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
    1001 to 5000 employees
     
    Company - Public
    $160,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $160,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $25k cash bonus
    $50k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Private
    $138,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $138,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $10k cash bonus
    $20k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
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