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Software Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA Area

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Average Base Pay
$137,734/yr
19% above national average
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$109K
Low
$138K
Average
$176K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$11,859
Range$2,848 - $28,992
How much does a Software Engineer make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Software Engineer is $137,734 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 27,126 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by 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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    Google
    $130,967/yr
    Range: $100K - $232K
    1,237 salaries
    $130,967/yr
    $100K$232K
    Facebook
    $119,525/yr
    Range: $57K - $216K
    238 salaries
    $119,525/yr
    $57K$216K
    LinkedIn
    $137,846/yr
    Range: $115K - $188K
    130 salaries
    $137,846/yr
    $115K$188K
    Groupon
    $141,796/yr
    Range: $105K - $190K
    71 salaries
    $141,796/yr
    $105K$190K
    Palantir Technologies
    $110,000/yr
    Range: $78K - $170K
    61 salaries
    $110,000/yr
    $78K$170K
    VMware
    $110,632/yr
    Range: $88K - $145K
    46 salaries
    $110,632/yr
    $88K$145K
    $6,765/mo
    $5K$8K

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    Cloudera
    $136,000/yr
    Range: $100K - $195K
    43 salaries
    $136,000/yr
    $100K$195K
    Integral Development
    $126,585/yr
    Range: $102K - $134K
    37 salaries
    $126,585/yr
    $102K$134K
    Intuit
    $94,817/yr
    Range: $83K - $113K
    34 salaries
    $94,817/yr
    $83K$113K
    Varian Medical Systems
    $115,286/yr
    Range: $85K - $129K
    32 salaries
    $115,286/yr
    $85K$129K
    SAP
    $100,800/yr
    Range: $87K - $124K
    24 salaries
    $100,800/yr
    $87K$124K
    Palantir Technologies
    $7,734/mo
    Range: $7K - $9K
    20 salaries
    $7,734/mo
    $7K$9K
    PageBites
    $119,525/yr
    Range: $88K - $180K
    19 salaries
    $119,525/yr
    $88K$180K
    MZ
    $120,000/yr
    Range: $91K - $140K
    19 salaries
    $120,000/yr
    $91K$140K
    Hewlett-Packard
    $115,000/yr
    Range: $77K - $163K
    18 salaries
    $115,000/yr
    $77K$163K
    $33/hr
    $29$39
    Instart
    $136,218/yr
    Range: $101K - $154K
    16 salaries
    $136,218/yr
    $101K$154K
    Flipboard
    $130,391/yr
    Range: $100K - $147K
    14 salaries
    $130,391/yr
    $100K$147K
    Nest
    $130,000/yr
    Range: $99K - $150K
    13 salaries
    $130,000/yr
    $99K$150K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $128,000
    per year
    A Software Engineer reported making $128,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $13k cash bonus
    $13k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Public
    $139,000
    per year
    A Software Engineer reported making $139,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $40k cash bonus
    $100k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $150,000
    per year
    A Software Engineer reported making $150,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $175,000
    per year
    A Software Engineer reported making $175,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Private
    What is a Software Engineer?