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Senior Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA

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5,333 SalariesUpdated Feb 20, 2018
Average Base Pay
$121,748/yr
31% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$94K
Low
$122K
Average
$158K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$9,110
Range$1,980 - $26,561
How much does a Senior Engineer make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Senior Engineer is $121,748 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 5,333 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
    $119,020/yr
    Range: $88K - $152K
    77 salaries
    $119,020
    $88K$152K
    Tellabs
    $115,958/yr
    Range: $88K - $146K
    64 salaries
    $115,958
    $88K$146K
    Qualcomm
    $116,338/yr
    Range: $100K - $134K
    50 salaries
    $116,338
    $100K$134K
    Marvell Semiconductor
    $113,146/yr
    Range: $94K - $129K
    49 salaries
    $113,146
    $94K$129K
    ASML
    $113,931/yr
    Range: $100K - $126K
    29 salaries
    $113,931
    $100K$126K
    Samsung Research America
    $113,156/yr
    Range: $96K - $135K
    29 salaries
    $113,156
    $96K$135K
    Emulex
    $115,531/yr
    Range: $87K - $149K
    19 salaries
    $115,531
    $87K$149K

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    Link A Media Devices
    $90,106/yr
    Range: $83K - $100K
    19 salaries
    $90,106
    $83K$100K
    NetApp
    $166,538/yr
    Range: $132K - $211K
    18 salaries
    $166,538
    $132K$211K
    HGST
    $137,303/yr
    Range: $94K - $181K
    17 salaries
    $137,303
    $94K$181K
    Apple
    $154,695/yr
    Range: $114K - $200K
    14 salaries
    $154,695
    $114K$200K
    Xilinx
    $111,821/yr
    Range: $91K - $150K
    13 salaries
    $111,821
    $91K$150K
    Samsung Semiconductor
    $123,459/yr
    Range: $108K - $141K
    13 salaries
    $123,459
    $108K$141K
    Western Digital
    $88,867/yr
    Range: $75K - $114K
    11 salaries
    $88,867
    $75K$114K
    NVIDIA
    $138,697/yr
    Range: $110K - $171K
    11 salaries
    $138,697
    $110K$171K
    AMD
    $112,205/yr
    Range: $95K - $137K
    10 salaries
    $112,205
    $95K$137K
    Samsung Electronics
    $125,568/yr
    Range: $120K - $132K
    10 salaries
    $125,568
    $120K$132K
    QLogic
    $107,039/yr
    Range: $91K - $131K
    9 salaries
    $107,039
    $91K$131K
    Silicon Image
    $126,519/yr
    Range: $109K - $166K
    9 salaries
    $126,519
    $109K$166K
    Robert Bosch LLC
    $136,310/yr
    Range: $108K - $180K
    8 salaries
    $136,310
    $108K$180K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $90,000
    per year
    A Senior Engineer reported making $90,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $5k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1 to 50 employees
    Company - Private
    $145,000
    per year
    A Senior Engineer reported making $145,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $12k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    501 to 1000 employees
    Company - Private
    $110,000
    per year
    A Senior Engineer reported making $110,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $2 cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    501 to 1000 employees
    Company - Private
    $101,000
    per year
    A Senior Engineer reported making $101,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $5k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Private
    $128,000
    per year
    An Engineer, Senior reported making $128,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $8k cash bonus
    $13k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
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