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Senior Staff Engineer Salaries in San Francisco, CA Area

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3,333 SalariesUpdated May 8, 2018
Average Base Pay
$130,258/yr
20% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$101K
Low
$130K
Average
$170K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$9,225
Range$1,990 - $26,424
How much does a Senior Staff Engineer make in San Francisco, CA?

The average salary for a Senior Staff Engineer is $130,258 in San Francisco, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 3,333 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Staff Engineer employees in San Francisco, CA.

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    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    Western Digital
    $154,512/yr
    Range: $151K - $157K
    3 salaries
    $154,512
    $151K$157K
    Dolby
    $162,757/yr
    Range: $157K - $170K
    3 salaries
    $162,757
    $157K$170K
    A10 Networks
    $150,388/yr
    Range: $146K - $155K
    3 salaries
    $150,388
    $146K$155K
    Samsung Research America
    $160,760/yr
    Range: $146K - $177K
    2 salaries
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    $146K - $177K
    $146K$177K
    Samsung Semiconductor
    $180,165/yr
    Range: $167K - $196K
    2 salaries
    About
    $167K - $196K
    $167K$196K
    VMware
    $165,303/yr
    Range: $159K - $173K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $159K - $173K
    $159K$173K
    Jacobs
    $82,632/yr
    Range: $79K - $86K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $79K - $86K
    $79K$86K

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    Juniper Networks
    $154,859/yr
    Range: $148K - $163K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $148K - $163K
    $148K$163K
    Seagate Technology
    $143,841/yr
    Range: $139K - $149K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $139K - $149K
    $139K$149K
    Samsung Electronics
    $159,827/yr
    Range: $152K - $164K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $152K - $164K
    $152K$164K
    FireEye
    $154,833/yr
    Range: $148K - $161K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $148K - $161K
    $148K$161K
    SunPower
    $121,446/yr
    Range: $117K - $126K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $117K - $126K
    $117K$126K
    Zenefits
    $175,623/yr
    Range: $170K - $180K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $170K - $180K
    $170K$180K
    Kennedy Jenks
    $80,604/yr
    Range: $77K - $84K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $77K - $84K
    $77K$84K
    Simpson Gumpertz and Heger Inc
    $36/hr
    Range: $34 - $37
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $34 - $37
    hourly
    $34$37
    WD Media
    $153,935/yr
    Range: $149K - $161K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $149K - $161K
    $149K$161K
    PARADIGM SE
    $63,042/yr
    Range: $61K - $65K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $61K - $65K
    $61K$65K
    $130,456
    $121K$151K
    Broadcom
    $140,930/yr
    Range: $130K - $161K
    19 salaries
    $140,930
    $130K$161K
    Charles Schwab
    $134,133/yr
    Range: $112K - $151K
    18 salaries
    $134,133
    $112K$151K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $110,500
    per year
    A Senior Engineer reported making $110,500 per year
    Additional Pay
    $18k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    501 to 1000 employees
    Company - Public
    $145,000
    per year
    A Senior Engineer reported making $145,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $12 cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    501 to 1000 employees
    Company - Private
    $115,000
    per year
    A Senior Engineer reported making $115,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $15k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $120,000
    per year
    A Senior Engineer reported making $120,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1 to 50 employees
    Company - Private
    $120,000
    per year
    A Senior Engineer reported making $120,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Nonprofit Organization
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