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Senior Principal Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA Area

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Average Base Pay
$145,405/yr
13% above national average
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$119K
Low
$145K
Average
$187K
High

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How much does a Senior Principal Engineer make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Senior Principal Engineer is $145,405 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 113 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Principal 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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    Western Digital
    $121,985/yr
    Range: $110K - $141K
    30 salaries
    $121,985/yr
    $110K$141K
    Broadcom
    $166,248/yr
    Range: $150K - $188K
    21 salaries
    $166,248/yr
    $150K$188K
    Yahoo
    $189,000/yr
    Range: $150K - $221K
    8 salaries
    $189,000/yr
    $150K$221K
    WD Media
    $120,832/yr
    Range: $120K - $127K
    7 salaries
    $120,832/yr
    $120K$127K
    Oracle
    $171,500/yr
    Range: $135K - $200K
    4 salaries
    $171,500/yr
    $135K$200K
    Cadence Design Systems
    $160,000/yr
    Range: $157K - $175K
    3 salaries
    $160,000/yr
    $157K$175K
    Aspect Software
    $120,000/yr
    Range: $119K - $122K
    3 salaries
    $120,000/yr
    $119K$122K

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    Apache Design
    $131,254/yr
    Range: $126K - $143K
    3 salaries
    $131,254/yr
    $126K$143K
    Hewlett-Packard
    $175,172/yr
    Range: $146K - $206K
    2 salaries
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    $146K - $206K
    $146K$206K
    Dell
    $172,440/yr
    Range: $155K - $188K
    2 salaries
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    $155K - $188K
    $155K$188K
    Ricoh Americas Corporation
    $126,609/yr
    Range: $119K - $133K
    2 salaries
    About
    $119K - $133K
    $119K$133K
    SanDisk
    $215,000/yr
    Range: $199K - $233K
    2 salaries
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    $199K - $233K
    $199K$233K
    QLogic
    $176,732/yr
    Range: $159K - $194K
    2 salaries
    About
    $159K - $194K
    $159K$194K
    Emulex
    $170,718/yr
    Range: $140K - $203K
    2 salaries
    About
    $140K - $203K
    $140K$203K
    Rambus
    $170,000/yr
    Range: $160K - $183K
    2 salaries
    About
    $160K - $183K
    $160K$183K
    BAE Systems USA
    $165,762/yr
    Range: $158K - $172K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $158K - $172K
    $158K$172K
    Symantec
    $144,374/yr
    Range: $137K - $150K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $137K - $150K
    $137K$150K
    AMD
    $145,288/yr
    Range: $139K - $150K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $139K - $150K
    $139K$150K
    Citrix
    $230,000/yr
    Range: $223K - $238K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $223K - $238K
    $223K$238K
    Marvell Semiconductor
    $183,000/yr
    Range: $175K - $190K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $175K - $190K
    $175K$190K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $175,000
    per year
    A Senior Principal Engineer reported making $175,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $25k stock bonus
    $30k profit sharing
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    501 to 1000 employees
    Company - Public
    $165,000
    per year
    A Senior Principal Engineer reported making $165,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $165,000
    per year
    A Senior Principal Engineer reported making $165,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Subsidiary or Business Segment
    $230,000
    per year
    A Senior Principal Engineer reported making $230,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $50k cash bonus
    $100k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Public
    $162,000
    per year
    A Senior Principal Engineer reported making $162,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $15 cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Private
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