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Staff Engineer Salaries in San Francisco, CA Area

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Average Base Pay
$132,139/yr
25% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$104K
Low
$132K
Average
$169K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$8,942
Range$1,839 - $26,524
How much does a Staff Engineer make in San Francisco, CA?

The average salary for a Staff Engineer is $132,139 in San Francisco, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 2,779 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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    Seagate Technology
    $120,951/yr
    Range: $107K - $130K
    17 salaries
    $120,951/yr
    $107K$130K
    Nimble Storage
    $134,585/yr
    Range: $111K - $158K
    16 salaries
    $134,585/yr
    $111K$158K
    Sun Microsystems
    $137,445/yr
    Range: $121K - $152K
    15 salaries
    $137,445/yr
    $121K$152K
    Western Digital
    $105,000/yr
    Range: $88K - $151K
    15 salaries
    $105,000/yr
    $88K$151K
    Dolby
    $140,713/yr
    Range: $121K - $155K
    13 salaries
    $140,713/yr
    $121K$155K
    VMware
    $160,141/yr
    Range: $141K - $177K
    8 salaries
    $160,141/yr
    $141K$177K
    Delphix
    $156,500/yr
    Range: $100K - $175K
    8 salaries
    $156,500/yr
    $100K$175K

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    Keynote Systems
    $102,599/yr
    Range: $99K - $103K
    7 salaries
    $102,599/yr
    $99K$103K
    Twitter
    $187,812/yr
    Range: $182K - $190K
    6 salaries
    $187,812/yr
    $182K$190K
    Geosyntec Consultants
    $64,500/yr
    Range: $57K - $68K
    6 salaries
    $64,500/yr
    $57K$68K
    Lam Research
    $122,124/yr
    Range: $100K - $160K
    5 salaries
    $122,124/yr
    $100K$160K
    Samsung Research America
    $139,217/yr
    Range: $134K - $163K
    5 salaries
    $139,217/yr
    $134K$163K
    Golder Associates
    $71,000/yr
    Range: $71K - $75K
    5 salaries
    $71,000/yr
    $71K$75K
    StubHub
    $130,000/yr
    Range: $105K - $165K
    5 salaries
    $130,000/yr
    $105K$165K
    Emulex
    $125,811/yr
    Range: $104K - $129K
    5 salaries
    $125,811/yr
    $104K$129K
    Walmart eCommerce
    $149,530/yr
    Range: $134K - $150K
    4 salaries
    $149,530/yr
    $134K$150K
    Samsung Semiconductor
    $149,530/yr
    Range: $134K - $158K
    4 salaries
    $149,530/yr
    $134K$158K
    Langan Engineering and Environmental Services
    $60,359/yr
    Range: $48K - $70K
    4 salaries
    $60,359/yr
    $48K$70K
    Liveops
    $145,885/yr
    Range: $125K - $160K
    4 salaries
    $145,885/yr
    $125K$160K
    Johnson & Johnson
    $121,083/yr
    Range: $115K - $140K
    3 salaries
    $121,083/yr
    $115K$140K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $35
    hourly
    A Staff Engineer reported making $35 per hour
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Private
    $155,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $155,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $158,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $158,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $12k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Private
    $145,000
    per year
    A Staff, Engineer reported making $145,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    201 to 500 employees
    Company - Private
    $65,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $65,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Private
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