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Staff Software Engineer Salaries in San Francisco, CA Area

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Average Base Pay
$140,492 / yr
23% above national average
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Average$11,344
Range$2,654 - $28,784

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

The average salary for a Staff Software Engineer is $140,492 in San Francisco, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 29,716 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Staff Software Engineer employees in San Francisco, CA.

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Staff Software Engineer

Twitter

$201,884/yr

Range: $177K - $249K

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$201,884/yr
$177K$249K

Staff Software Engineer

Brocade

$150,459/yr

Range: $134K - $172K

32 salaries

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$150,459/yr
$134K$172K

Staff Software Engineer

IBM

$125,596/yr

Range: $100K - $153K

30 salaries

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$125,596/yr
$100K$153K

Staff Software Engineer

Google

$228,199/yr

Range: $90K - $259K

24 salaries

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$228,199/yr
$90K$259K

Staff Software Engineer

LinkedIn

$208,704/yr

Range: $181K - $222K

23 salaries

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$208,704/yr
$181K$222K

Staff Software Engineer

Slack

$184,167/yr

Range: $160K - $233K

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$184,167/yr
$160K$233K

Staff Software Engineer

Uber

$237,366/yr

Range: $184K - $260K

13 salaries

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$237,366/yr
$184K$260K

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Staff Software Engineer

Zendesk

$172,321/yr

Range: $168K - $185K

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$172,321/yr
$168K$185K

Staff Software Engineer

Qualcomm

$170,051/yr

Range: $146K - $172K

11 salaries

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$170,051/yr
$146K$172K

Staff Software Engineer

Okta

$178,956/yr

Range: $160K - $212K

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$178,956/yr
$160K$212K

Staff Software Engineer

Cruise

$222,022/yr

Range: $207K - $295K

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$222,022/yr
$207K$295K

Staff Software Engineer

Lyft

$213,543/yr

Range: $193K - $220K

7 salaries

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$213,543/yr
$193K$220K

Staff Software Engineer

Mozilla

$193,846/yr

Range: $148K - $199K

7 salaries

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$193,846/yr
$148K$199K

Staff Software Engineer

Macy's

$182,848/yr

Range: $176K - $188K

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$182,848/yr
$176K$188K

Staff Software Engineer

Minted

$175,154/yr

Range: $172K - $186K

6 salaries

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$175,154/yr
$172K$186K

Staff Software Engineer

Affirm

$204,641/yr

Range: $178K - $214K

6 salaries

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$204,641/yr
$178K$214K

Staff Software Engineer

Turo

$191,923/yr

Range: $178K - $203K

6 salaries

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$191,923/yr
$178K$203K

Staff Software Engineer

Dolby

$157,487/yr

Range: $142K - $165K

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$157,487/yr
$142K$165K

Staff Software Engineer

Credit Karma

$191,068/yr

Range: $175K - $235K

5 salaries

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$191,068/yr
$175K$235K

Staff Software Engineer

SS&C Advent

$165,877/yr

Range: $127K - $186K

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$165,877/yr
$127K$186K
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$141,960
per year
A Staff Software Engineer reported making $141,960 per year
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5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$200,000
per year
A Staff Software Engineer reported making $200,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$160,000
per year
A Staff Software Engineer reported making $160,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$280,000
per year
A Staff Software Engineer reported making $280,000 per year
Additional Pay
$120k cash bonus
$360k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$218,000
per year
A Staff Software Engineer reported making $218,000 per year
Additional Pay
$45k cash bonus
$280k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$175,000
per year
A Staff Software Engineer reported making $175,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$140,000
per year
A Staff Software Engineer - R&D reported making $140,000 per year
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10+ years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$252,000
per year
A Staff Software Engineer reported making $252,000 per year
Additional Pay
$2 cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$208,500
per year
A Staff Software Engineer reported making $208,500 per year
Additional Pay
$20k cash bonus
$95k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
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