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Staff Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA Area

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5,333 SalariesUpdated May 24, 2018
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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
    $145,482/yr
    Range: $139K - $152K
    2 salaries
    About
    $139K - $152K
    $139K$152K

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    VMware
    $162,081/yr
    Range: $155K - $168K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $155K - $168K
    $155K$168K
    Convergys
    $148,993/yr
    Range: $144K - $156K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $144K - $156K
    $144K$156K
    Western Digital
    $147,972/yr
    Range: $143K - $154K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $143K - $154K
    $143K$154K
    Siemens Medical Solutions Health Services
    $119,752/yr
    Range: $114K - $126K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $114K - $126K
    $114K$126K
    Samsung Research America
    $130,267/yr
    Range: $124K - $136K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $124K - $136K
    $124K$136K
    QLogic
    $64/hr
    Range: $61 - $66
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $61 - $66
    hourly
    $61$66
    Mozilla
    $127,752/yr
    Range: $122K - $133K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $122K - $133K
    $122K$133K
    MobileIron
    $111,715/yr
    Range: $107K - $117K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $107K - $117K
    $107K$117K
    Savi Technology
    $140,262/yr
    Range: $134K - $145K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $134K - $145K
    $134K$145K
    Upwork
    $151,927/yr
    Range: $147K - $158K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $147K - $158K
    $147K$158K
    Vendavo
    $89,908/yr
    Range: $86K - $93K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $86K - $93K
    $86K$93K
    Elance
    $105,214/yr
    Range: $100K - $110K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $100K - $110K
    $100K$110K
    Hansen Medical
    $136,845/yr
    Range: $133K - $143K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $133K - $143K
    $133K$143K

    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
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $159,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $159,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $12k profit sharing
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Public
    $125,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $125,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $10k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $140,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $140,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $2 cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    201 to 500 employees
    Company - Private
    $189,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $189,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $17 cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
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