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Senior Software Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA Area

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Average Base Pay
$157,551/yr
14% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$125K
Low
$158K
Average
$201K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$13,350
Range$3,544 - $32,507
How much does a Senior Software Engineer make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer is $157,551 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 27,126 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Software 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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    LinkedIn
    $177,064/yr
    Range: $135K - $231K
    41 salaries
    $177,064/yr
    $135K$231K
    SAP
    $128,905/yr
    Range: $98K - $153K
    35 salaries
    $128,905/yr
    $98K$153K
    Tango
    $125,048/yr
    Range: $103K - $150K
    34 salaries
    $125,048/yr
    $103K$150K
    VMware
    $140,000/yr
    Range: $110K - $158K
    25 salaries
    $140,000/yr
    $110K$158K
    Varian Medical Systems
    $127,088/yr
    Range: $119K - $158K
    24 salaries
    $127,088/yr
    $119K$158K
    Symantec
    $116,197/yr
    Range: $100K - $140K
    20 salaries
    $116,197/yr
    $100K$140K
    Hewlett-Packard
    $131,254/yr
    Range: $106K - $155K
    19 salaries
    $131,254/yr
    $106K$155K

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    Intuit
    $122,743/yr
    Range: $113K - $147K
    13 salaries
    $122,743/yr
    $113K$147K
    Tesla
    $135,000/yr
    Range: $116K - $170K
    12 salaries
    $135,000/yr
    $116K$170K
    Medallia
    $152,000/yr
    Range: $128K - $164K
    11 salaries
    $152,000/yr
    $128K$164K
    AOL
    $132,157/yr
    Range: $111K - $146K
    10 salaries
    $132,157/yr
    $111K$146K
    EPAM
    $83,142/yr
    Range: $72K - $130K
    10 salaries
    $83,142/yr
    $72K$130K
    MZ
    $165,450/yr
    Range: $120K - $200K
    10 salaries
    $165,450/yr
    $120K$200K
    Disney Interactive Studios
    $116,840/yr
    Range: $90K - $137K
    9 salaries
    $116,840/yr
    $90K$137K
    Barnes & Noble
    $143,030/yr
    Range: $139K - $175K
    8 salaries
    $143,030/yr
    $139K$175K
    Groupon
    $154,248/yr
    Range: $116K - $199K
    8 salaries
    $154,248/yr
    $116K$199K
    Playdom
    $119,784/yr
    Range: $82K - $140K
    8 salaries
    $119,784/yr
    $82K$140K
    NICIRA
    $129,412/yr
    Range: $111K - $190K
    8 salaries
    $129,412/yr
    $111K$190K
    Google
    $180,467/yr
    Range: $150K - $200K
    7 salaries
    $180,467/yr
    $150K$200K
    eTouch Systems
    $106,731/yr
    Range: $86K - $116K
    6 salaries
    $106,731/yr
    $86K$116K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $101,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $101,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Private
    $172,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $172,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $25k cash bonus
    $100k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $125,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $125,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $14k cash bonus
    $10k profit sharing
    Job Highlights
    Full-time
    10000+ employees
     
    Company - Public
    $165,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $165,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $20k cash bonus
    $100k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $190,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $190,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
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