Staff Engineer Salary in San Francisco, CA (February 2018) | Glassdoor

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Staff Engineer Salaries in San Francisco, CA

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3,333 SalariesUpdated Feb 12, 2018
Average Base Pay
$113,380/yr
24% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$86K
Low
$113K
Average
$150K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$8,073
Range$1,690 - $23,648
How much does a Staff Engineer make in San Francisco, CA?

The average salary for a Staff Engineer is $113,380 in San Francisco, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 3,333 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Staff Engineer employees in San Francisco, CA.

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    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
    Company
    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    Nimble Storage
    $134,620/yr
    Range: $111K - $158K
    16 salaries
    $134,620
    $111K$158K
    Dolby
    $135,338/yr
    Range: $121K - $155K
    12 salaries
    $135,338
    $121K$155K
    Twitter
    $187,208/yr
    Range: $182K - $190K
    6 salaries
    $187,208
    $182K$190K
    Samsung Research America
    $146,076/yr
    Range: $134K - $163K
    5 salaries
    $146,076
    $134K$163K
    StubHub
    $132,154/yr
    Range: $105K - $165K
    5 salaries
    $132,154
    $105K$165K
    Emulex
    $119,996/yr
    Range: $104K - $129K
    5 salaries
    $119,996
    $104K$129K
    Samsung Semiconductor
    $147,764/yr
    Range: $134K - $158K
    4 salaries
    $147,764
    $134K$158K

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    United Airlines
    $81,355/yr
    Range: $81K - $82K
    3 salaries
    $81,355
    $81K$82K
    Western Digital
    $139,922/yr
    Range: $138K - $142K
    3 salaries
    $139,922
    $138K$142K
    Langan Engineering and Environmental Services
    $58,157/yr
    Range: $48K - $70K
    3 salaries
    $58,157
    $48K$70K
    Delphix
    $130,008/yr
    Range: $100K - $153K
    3 salaries
    $130,008
    $100K$153K
    WD Media
    $139,838/yr
    Range: $138K - $141K
    3 salaries
    $139,838
    $138K$141K
    eBay
    $113,190/yr
    Range: $86K - $139K
    2 salaries
    About
    $86K - $139K
    $86K$139K
    Pivotal
    $174,191/yr
    Range: $165K - $188K
    2 salaries
    About
    $165K - $188K
    $165K$188K
    AppDynamics
    $170,265/yr
    Range: $158K - $182K
    2 salaries
    About
    $158K - $182K
    $158K$182K
    Lookout
    $179,902/yr
    Range: $169K - $192K
    2 salaries
    About
    $169K - $192K
    $169K$192K
    EVault
    $136,109/yr
    Range: $105K - $169K
    2 salaries
    About
    $105K - $169K
    $105K$169K
    Slack
    $171,813/yr
    Range: $149K - $199K
    2 salaries
    About
    $149K - $199K
    $149K$199K
    PARADIGM SE
    $70,561/yr
    Range: $57K - $84K
    2 salaries
    About
    $57K - $84K
    $57K$84K
    Google
    $173,116/yr
    Range: $166K - $180K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $166K - $180K
    $166K$180K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $58,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $58,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    Full-time
    1001 to 5000 employees
     
    Company - Private
    $71,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $71,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Private
    $126,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $126,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Government
    $67,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $67,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $4k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    201 to 500 employees
    Company - Private
    $150,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $150,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $50k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
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