Software Engineer Salaries in San Francisco, CA Area

29,716 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$115,822 / yr
26% above national average
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$9,666
Range$2,265 - $24,518

How much does a Software Engineer make in San Francisco, CA?

The average salary for a Software Engineer is $115,822 in San Francisco, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 29,716 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Software Engineer employees in San Francisco, CA.

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Software Engineer

Google

$131,429/yr

Range: $11K - $366K

247 salaries

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$131,429/yr
$11K$366K

Software Engineer

Twitter

$134,630/yr

Range: $93K - $271K

223 salaries

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$134,630/yr
$93K$271K

Software Engineer

Yelp

$125,261/yr

Range: $88K - $179K

147 salaries

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$125,261/yr
$88K$179K

Software Engineer

Zynga

$122,976/yr

Range: $97K - $171K

144 salaries

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$122,976/yr
$97K$171K
$45/hr
$35$55

Software Engineer

Cisco Systems

$132,784/yr

Range: $81K - $185K

117 salaries

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$132,784/yr
$81K$185K

Software Engineer

Brocade

$123,028/yr

Range: $91K - $171K

117 salaries

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$123,028/yr
$91K$171K

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Software Engineer

Airbnb

$160,389/yr

Range: $108K - $242K

104 salaries

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$160,389/yr
$108K$242K

Software Engineer

Dropbox

$155,479/yr

Range: $95K - $211K

103 salaries

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$155,479/yr
$95K$211K

Software Engineer

Uber

$124,745/yr

Range: $16K - $183K

101 salaries

See 255 salaries from all locations

$124,745/yr
$16K$183K

Software Engineer

Salesforce

$133,411/yr

Range: $86K - $172K

94 salaries

See 324 salaries from all locations

$133,411/yr
$86K$172K

Software Engineer

Square

$131,025/yr

Range: $105K - $190K

90 salaries

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$131,025/yr
$105K$190K

Software Engineer

Pinterest

$135,195/yr

Range: $108K - $207K

88 salaries

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$135,195/yr
$108K$207K
$45/hr
$40$53

Software Engineer

Facebook

$133,508/yr

Range: $15K - $204K

66 salaries

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$133,508/yr
$15K$204K

Software Engineer

Splunk

$126,687/yr

Range: $91K - $157K

54 salaries

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$126,687/yr
$91K$157K

Software Engineer

IBM

$110,123/yr

Range: $74K - $173K

52 salaries

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$110,123/yr
$74K$173K

Software Engineer

Twitch

$140,295/yr

Range: $97K - $167K

52 salaries

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$140,295/yr
$97K$167K
$43/hr
$40$49

Software Engineer

Intel Corporation

$114,544/yr

Range: $84K - $163K

48 salaries

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$114,544/yr
$84K$163K
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$120,000
per year
A Software Development Engineer reported making $120,000 per year
Additional Pay
$80k 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
Additional Pay
$20k cash bonus
$25k stock bonus
Job Highlights
Full-time
1001 to 5000 employees
 
Company - Public
$110,000
per year
A Software Engineer reported making $110,000 per year
Job Highlights
Full-time
1001 to 5000 employees
 
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$120,000
per year
A Software Engineer reported making $120,000 per year
Additional Pay
$15k cash bonus
$50k stock bonus
Job Highlights
Full-time
10000+ employees
 
Company - Public
$137,000
per year
A Software Engineer reported making $137,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private