Staff Software Engineer Salaries in San Francisco, CA Area

1,423 SalariesUpdated Jun 22, 2021

Average Base Pay
$168,763 / yr
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Average$43,362
Range$7,225 - $260,248

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

The average salary for a Staff Software Engineer is $168,763 in San Francisco, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 1,423 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Staff Software Engineer employees in San Francisco, CA.

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Staff Software Engineer

Visa Inc.

$152,192/yr

Range: $103K - $193K

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$152,192/yr
$103K$193K

Staff Software Engineer

Sun Microsystems

$159,492/yr

Range: $108K - $209K

73 salaries

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$159,492/yr
$108K$209K

Staff Software Engineer

IBM

$127,653/yr

Range: $98K - $170K

72 salaries

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$127,653/yr
$98K$170K

Staff Software Engineer

Twitter

$209,784/yr

Range: $183K - $289K

65 salaries

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$209,784/yr
$183K$289K

Staff Software Engineer

Box

$211,477/yr

Range: $177K - $268K

60 salaries

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$211,477/yr
$177K$268K

Staff Software Engineer

Walmart eCommerce

$170,302/yr

Range: $144K - $196K

57 salaries

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$170,302/yr
$144K$196K

Staff Software Engineer

Google

$236,153/yr

Range: $209K - $288K

41 salaries

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$236,153/yr
$209K$288K

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Staff Software Engineer

Tesla

$170,861/yr

Range: $153K - $205K

41 salaries

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$170,861/yr
$153K$205K

Staff Software Engineer

GE

$167,107/yr

Range: $137K - $196K

39 salaries

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$167,107/yr
$137K$196K

Staff Software Engineer

Brocade

$156,934/yr

Range: $139K - $186K

34 salaries

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$156,934/yr
$139K$186K

Staff Software Engineer

GE Digital

$165,861/yr

Range: $138K - $200K

34 salaries

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$165,861/yr
$138K$200K

Staff Software Engineer

Sybase

$154,364/yr

Range: $136K - $186K

32 salaries

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$154,364/yr
$136K$186K

Staff Software Engineer

LinkedIn

$215,532/yr

Range: $187K - $230K

29 salaries

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$215,532/yr
$187K$230K

Staff Software Engineer

PlayStation

$168,678/yr

Range: $144K - $195K

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$168,678/yr
$144K$195K

Staff Software Engineer

Blackhawk Network

$162,578/yr

Range: $128K - $182K

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$162,578/yr
$128K$182K

Staff Software Engineer

Intuit

$165,987/yr

Range: $143K - $192K

22 salaries

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$165,987/yr
$143K$192K

Staff Software Engineer

GE Capital

$178,527/yr

Range: $151K - $191K

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$178,527/yr
$151K$191K

Staff Software Engineer

Slack

$200,529/yr

Range: $165K - $241K

19 salaries

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$200,529/yr
$165K$241K

Staff Software Engineer

Walmart

$175,698/yr

Range: $157K - $204K

19 salaries

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$175,698/yr
$157K$204K

Staff Software Engineer

EFI

$136,264/yr

Range: $110K - $180K

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$136,264/yr
$110K$180K

Recent Salary Reports

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A Staff Software Engineer reported making $110,000 per year
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10+ years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$177,693
per year
A Staff Software Engineer reported making $177,693 per year
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8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$179,000
per year
A Staff Software Engineer reported making $179,000 per year
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$212,000
per year
A Staff Software Engineer reported making $212,000 per year
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5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$167,754
per year
A Staff Software Engineer reported making $167,754 per year
Additional Pay
$9k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$167,444
per year
A Staff Software Engineer reported making $167,444 per year
Additional Pay
$5k profit sharing
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$235,600
per year
A Staff Software Engineer reported making $235,600 per year
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10+ years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$150,000
per year
A Staff Software Engineer reported making $150,000 per year
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$152,419
per year
A Staff Software Engineer reported making $152,419 per year
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$130,000
per year
A Software Engineering Member of Technical Staff reported making $130,000 per year
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Full-time
1001 to 5000 employees
 
Company - Public
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