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Staff Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA

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5,333 SalariesUpdated Feb 10, 2018
Average Base Pay
$122,215/yr
34% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$92K
Low
$157K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$9,108
Range$1,925 - $26,817
How much does a Staff Engineer make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Staff Engineer is $122,215 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 5,333 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
    $127,798/yr
    Range: $115K - $137K
    13 salaries
    $127,798
    $115K$137K
    Synopsys
    $142,639/yr
    Range: $132K - $153K
    7 salaries
    $142,639
    $132K$153K
    Google
    $198,124/yr
    Range: $180K - $217K
    4 salaries
    $198,124
    $180K$217K
    Intuit
    $162,527/yr
    Range: $140K - $187K
    4 salaries
    $162,527
    $140K$187K
    Microsemi
    $118,127/yr
    Range: $110K - $126K
    4 salaries
    $118,127
    $110K$126K
    Tintri
    $150,500/yr
    Range: $130K - $162K
    4 salaries
    $150,500
    $130K$162K
    Maginatics
    $144,054/yr
    Range: $137K - $152K
    2 salaries
    About
    $137K - $152K
    $137K$152K

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    VMware
    $161,505/yr
    Range: $154K - $166K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $154K - $166K
    $154K$166K
    Convergys
    $149,972/yr
    Range: $143K - $156K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $143K - $156K
    $143K$156K
    Western Digital
    $148,144/yr
    Range: $141K - $155K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $141K - $155K
    $141K$155K
    Siemens Medical Solutions Health Services
    $119,377/yr
    Range: $116K - $125K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $116K - $125K
    $116K$125K
    Samsung Research America
    $130,227/yr
    Range: $126K - $134K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $126K - $134K
    $126K$134K
    QLogic
    $64/hr
    Range: $62 - $66
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $62 - $66
    hourly
    $62$66
    Mozilla
    $126,849/yr
    Range: $123K - $132K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $123K - $132K
    $123K$132K
    MobileIron
    $111,708/yr
    Range: $108K - $116K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $108K - $116K
    $108K$116K
    Savi Technology
    $140,812/yr
    Range: $134K - $147K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $134K - $147K
    $134K$147K
    Upwork
    $152,964/yr
    Range: $146K - $159K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $146K - $159K
    $146K$159K
    Vendavo
    $88,948/yr
    Range: $87K - $92K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $87K - $92K
    $87K$92K
    Elance
    $105,525/yr
    Range: $101K - $110K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $101K - $110K
    $101K$110K
    Hansen Medical
    $137,254/yr
    Range: $133K - $142K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $133K - $142K
    $133K$142K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $100,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $100,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $10k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $147,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $147,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    501 to 1000 employees
    Company - Private
    $105,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $105,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1 to 50 employees
    Company - Private
    $165,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $165,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Private
    $216,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $216,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $50k cash bonus
    $70k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
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