Staff Engineer Salary in San Francisco, CA (November 2017) | Glassdoor

Staff Engineer Salaries in San Francisco, CA

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3,272 SalariesUpdated Nov 15, 2017
Average Base Pay
$119,588/yr
24% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$90K
Low
$120K
Average
$159K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$8,361
Range$1,740 - $24,589
How much does a Staff Engineer make in San Francisco, CA?

The average salary for a Staff Engineer is $119,588 in San Francisco, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 3,272 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Staff Engineer employees in San Francisco, CA.

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    Seagate Technology
    $119,707/yr
    17 salaries
    $119,707/yr
    $107K$130K
    Nimble Storage
    $134,620/yr
    16 salaries
    $134,620/yr
    $111K$158K
    Sun Microsystems
    $137,050/yr
    15 salaries
    $137,050/yr
    $121K$152K
    Western Digital
    $114,976/yr
    14 salaries
    $114,976/yr
    $88K$151K
    $135,338/yr
    $121K$155K
    $158,135/yr
    $141K$177K
    $151,878/yr
    $100K$175K

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    Keynote Systems
    $102,077/yr
    7 salaries
    $102,077/yr
    $99K$103K
    $186,649/yr
    $182K$190K
    Lam Research
    $126,025/yr
    5 salaries
    $126,025/yr
    $100K$160K
    Samsung Research America
    $146,076/yr
    5 salaries
    $146,076/yr
    $134K$163K
    $132,154/yr
    $105K$165K
    $119,996/yr
    $104K$129K
    Geosyntec Consultants
    $62,080/yr
    5 salaries
    $62,080/yr
    $57K$65K
    Walmart eCommerce
    $145,663/yr
    4 salaries
    $145,663/yr
    $134K$150K
    Golder Associates
    $71,890/yr
    4 salaries
    $71,890/yr
    $71K$75K
    Samsung Semiconductor
    $147,764/yr
    4 salaries
    $147,764/yr
    $134K$158K
    $144,192/yr
    $125K$160K
    Johnson & Johnson
    $125,458/yr
    3 salaries
    $125,458/yr
    $115K$140K
    United Airlines
    $81,355/yr
    3 salaries
    $81,355/yr
    $81K$82K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $128,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $128,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Government
    $140,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $140,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $14k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $190,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $190,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    501 to 1000 employees
    Company - Private
    $190,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $190,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $163,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $163,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $8k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Private
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