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Staff Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA Area

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Average Base Pay
$122,215/yr
34% above national average
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$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)
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    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
    Maginatics
    $145,103/yr
    Range: $137K - $154K
    2 salaries
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    $137K - $154K
    $137K$154K

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    VMware
    $161,093/yr
    Range: $155K - $167K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $155K - $167K
    $155K$167K
    Convergys
    $149,037/yr
    Range: $143K - $155K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $143K - $155K
    $143K$155K
    Western Digital
    $148,256/yr
    Range: $142K - $153K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $142K - $153K
    $142K$153K
    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: $114K - $124K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $114K - $124K
    $114K$124K
    Samsung Research America
    $130,000/yr
    Range: $124K - $135K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $124K - $135K
    $124K$135K
    QLogic
    $64/hr
    Range: $61 - $67
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $61 - $67
    hourly
    $61$67
    Mozilla
    $127,000/yr
    Range: $121K - $131K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $121K - $131K
    $121K$131K
    MobileIron
    $111,760/yr
    Range: $108K - $115K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $108K - $115K
    $108K$115K
    Upwork
    $152,400/yr
    Range: $147K - $159K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $147K - $159K
    $147K$159K
    Savi Technology
    $140,436/yr
    Range: $134K - $147K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $134K - $147K
    $134K$147K
    Vendavo
    $89,496/yr
    Range: $86K - $94K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $86K - $94K
    $86K$94K
    Elance
    $105,290/yr
    Range: $102K - $110K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $102K - $110K
    $102K$110K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $140,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $140,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Public
    $183,500
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $183,500 per year
    Additional Pay
    $30k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $115,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $115,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Public
    $155,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $155,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $30k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $178,600
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $178,600 per year
    Additional Pay
    $34k cash bonus
    $30k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
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