Senior Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA Area

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Average Base Pay
$120,920/yr
28% above national average
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$8,970
Range$1,906 - $26,635
How much does a Senior Engineer make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Senior Engineer is $120,920 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 2,745 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Engineer employees in San Jose, CA.

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Tellabs
$125,571/yr
Range: $92K - $164K
141 salaries
$125,571/yr
$92K$164K
Qualcomm
$126,027/yr
Range: $109K - $143K
61 salaries
$126,027/yr
$109K$143K
Marvell Semiconductor
$118,403/yr
Range: $108K - $135K
51 salaries
$118,403/yr
$108K$135K
ASML
$118,944/yr
Range: $108K - $140K
30 salaries
$118,944/yr
$108K$140K
Samsung Research America
$119,834/yr
Range: $107K - $144K
30 salaries
$119,834/yr
$107K$144K
Western Digital
$104,079/yr
Range: $86K - $152K
23 salaries
$104,079/yr
$86K$152K
Link A Media Devices
$94,208/yr
Range: $88K - $107K
19 salaries
$94,208/yr
$88K$107K

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Emulex
$123,254/yr
Range: $92K - $159K
19 salaries
$123,254/yr
$92K$159K
NetApp
$175,927/yr
Range: $151K - $223K
18 salaries
$175,927/yr
$151K$223K
Apple
$165,147/yr
Range: $140K - $215K
15 salaries
$165,147/yr
$140K$215K
Samsung Semiconductor Inc (US)
$131,469/yr
Range: $118K - $148K
14 salaries
$131,469/yr
$118K$148K
Xilinx
$121,620/yr
Range: $96K - $186K
14 salaries
$121,620/yr
$96K$186K
Samsung Electronics
$134,557/yr
Range: $52K - $144K
13 salaries
$134,557/yr
$52K$144K
NVIDIA
$151,537/yr
Range: $103K - $186K
12 salaries
$151,537/yr
$103K$186K
HGST
$115,269/yr
Range: $100K - $150K
11 salaries
$115,269/yr
$100K$150K
QLogic
$107,919/yr
Range: $102K - $158K
10 salaries
$107,919/yr
$102K$158K
AMD
$118,138/yr
Range: $100K - $145K
10 salaries
$118,138/yr
$100K$145K
Intel Corporation
$127,964/yr
Range: $107K - $141K
9 salaries
$127,964/yr
$107K$141K
Bosch
$142,459/yr
Range: $117K - $187K
9 salaries
$142,459/yr
$117K$187K
Silicon Image
$135,075/yr
Range: $118K - $180K
9 salaries
$135,075/yr
$118K$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
$10 cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$115,000
per year
A Senior Engineer reported making $115,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$144,262
per year
A Senior Engineer reported making $144,262 per year
Additional Pay
$2 cash bonus
$2 stock bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
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
Company - Private
$180,000
per year
A Senior S/W Engineer reported making $180,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$68
hourly
A Senior Engineer reported making $68 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Contract
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$115,000
per year
A Senior Engineer reported making $115,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10 cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$150,000
per year
A Senior Engineer reported making $150,000 per year
Additional Pay
$23k cash bonus
Job Highlights
Full-time
1001 to 5000 employees
 
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$150,826
per year
A Senior Engineer reported making $150,826 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$93,795
per year
A Senior SysOps Engineer reported making $93,795 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
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