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Software Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA

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39,680 SalariesUpdated Feb 13, 2018
Average Base Pay
$123,664/yr
18% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$97K
Low
$124K
Average
$155K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$10,997
Range$2,671 - $26,671
How much does a Software Engineer make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Software Engineer is $123,664 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 39,680 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
    $133,332/yr
    Range: $100K - $232K
    1,233 salaries
    $133,332
    $100K$232K
    Facebook
    $121,605/yr
    Range: $57K - $216K
    238 salaries
    $121,605
    $57K$216K
    LinkedIn
    $143,961/yr
    Range: $115K - $188K
    130 salaries
    $143,961
    $115K$188K
    Groupon
    $143,730/yr
    Range: $105K - $190K
    70 salaries
    $143,730
    $105K$190K
    Palantir Technologies
    $114,395/yr
    Range: $78K - $170K
    59 salaries
    $114,395
    $78K$170K
    $6,893
    $5K$8K
    VMware
    $112,406/yr
    Range: $88K - $145K
    44 salaries
    $112,406
    $88K$145K

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    Cloudera
    $137,293/yr
    Range: $100K - $195K
    41 salaries
    $137,293
    $100K$195K
    Integral Development
    $123,391/yr
    Range: $102K - $134K
    37 salaries
    $123,391
    $102K$134K
    Intuit
    $96,456/yr
    Range: $83K - $113K
    34 salaries
    $96,456
    $83K$113K
    Varian Medical Systems
    $111,753/yr
    Range: $85K - $129K
    32 salaries
    $111,753
    $85K$129K
    SAP
    $100,962/yr
    Range: $87K - $124K
    21 salaries
    $100,962
    $87K$124K
    Palantir Technologies
    $7,707/mo
    Range: $7K - $9K
    20 salaries
    $7,707
    $7K$9K
    MZ
    $118,338/yr
    Range: $91K - $140K
    19 salaries
    $118,338
    $91K$140K
    PageBites
    $125,839/yr
    Range: $88K - $180K
    19 salaries
    $125,839
    $88K$180K
    Hewlett-Packard
    $113,615/yr
    Range: $77K - $163K
    18 salaries
    $113,615
    $77K$163K
    Instart Logic
    $132,311/yr
    Range: $101K - $154K
    16 salaries
    $132,311
    $101K$154K
    Flipboard
    $126,682/yr
    Range: $100K - $147K
    14 salaries
    $126,682
    $100K$147K
    Quora, Inc.
    $108,708/yr
    Range: $95K - $134K
    13 salaries
    $108,708
    $95K$134K
    $34
    $29$39

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $130,000
    per year
    A Software Engineer reported making $130,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $13k cash bonus
    $44k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    Full-time
    5001 to 10000 employees
     
    Company - Public
    $153,000
    per year
    A Software Engineer reported making $153,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $10k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Public
    $72,000
    per year
    A Software Engineer reported making $72,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1 to 50 employees
    Company - Private
    $130,000
    per year
    A Researcher & Software Engineer In Machine Learning & Computer Vision reported making $130,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $35k cash bonus
    $70k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $44
    hourly
    A Software Engineer() reported making $44 per hour
    Additional Pay
    $20k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    What is a Software Engineer?