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Senior Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA Area

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Average Base Pay
$142,203/yr
32% above national average
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$113K
Low
$142K
Average
$179K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$10,145
Range$2,165 - $29,969
How much does a Senior Engineer make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Senior Engineer is $142,203 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 3,911 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Engineer employees in San Jose, CA.

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    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
    Company
    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    Tellabs Operations
    $119,525/yr
    Range: $88K - $152K
    77 salaries
    $119,525/yr
    $88K$152K
    Tellabs
    $114,092/yr
    Range: $88K - $146K
    64 salaries
    $114,092/yr
    $88K$146K
    Qualcomm
    $118,589/yr
    Range: $100K - $134K
    56 salaries
    $118,589/yr
    $100K$134K
    Marvell Semiconductor
    $113,849/yr
    Range: $94K - $129K
    49 salaries
    $113,849/yr
    $94K$129K
    ASML
    $114,975/yr
    Range: $100K - $126K
    29 salaries
    $114,975/yr
    $100K$126K
    Samsung Research America
    $110,554/yr
    Range: $96K - $135K
    29 salaries
    $110,554/yr
    $96K$135K
    Emulex
    $117,737/yr
    Range: $87K - $149K
    19 salaries
    $117,737/yr
    $87K$149K

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    Link A Media Devices
    $88,318/yr
    Range: $83K - $100K
    19 salaries
    $88,318/yr
    $83K$100K
    NetApp
    $167,320/yr
    Range: $132K - $211K
    18 salaries
    $167,320/yr
    $132K$211K
    HGST
    $140,315/yr
    Range: $94K - $181K
    17 salaries
    $140,315/yr
    $94K$181K
    Apple
    $153,678/yr
    Range: $114K - $200K
    14 salaries
    $153,678/yr
    $114K$200K
    Xilinx
    $109,956/yr
    Range: $91K - $175K
    13 salaries
    $109,956/yr
    $91K$175K
    Samsung Semiconductor
    $124,958/yr
    Range: $108K - $141K
    13 salaries
    $124,958/yr
    $108K$141K
    Western Digital
    $87,088/yr
    Range: $75K - $114K
    12 salaries
    $87,088/yr
    $75K$114K
    NVIDIA
    $131,947/yr
    Range: $110K - $171K
    11 salaries
    $131,947/yr
    $110K$171K
    Samsung Electronics
    $125,274/yr
    Range: $120K - $132K
    10 salaries
    $125,274/yr
    $120K$132K
    AMD
    $110,177/yr
    Range: $95K - $137K
    10 salaries
    $110,177/yr
    $95K$137K
    QLogic
    $100,025/yr
    Range: $91K - $131K
    9 salaries
    $100,025/yr
    $91K$131K
    Silicon Image
    $125,221/yr
    Range: $109K - $166K
    9 salaries
    $125,221/yr
    $109K$166K
    Intel Corporation
    $108,745/yr
    Range: $93K - $130K
    8 salaries
    $108,745/yr
    $93K$130K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $120,000
    per year
    A Senior Engineer reported making $120,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $140,000
    per year
    A Senior Engineer reported making $140,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    201 to 500 employees
    Company - Private
    $130,000
    per year
    A Senior Engineer reported making $130,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    201 to 500 employees
    Company - Private
    $96,520
    per year
    A Senior Engineer reported making $96,520 per year
    Additional Pay
    $15k cash bonus
    $2k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Public
    $120,000
    per year
    A Senior Engineer reported making $120,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Subsidiary or Business Segment
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