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Senior Software Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA Area

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Average Base Pay
$157,551/yr
14% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$125K
Low
$158K
Average
$201K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$13,350
Range$3,544 - $32,507
How much does a Senior Software Engineer make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer is $157,551 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 27,126 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Software 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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    eBay
    $118,125/yr
    Range: $100K - $168K
    263 salaries
    $118,125/yr
    $100K$168K
    Cisco Systems
    $127,000/yr
    Range: $90K - $168K
    189 salaries
    $127,000/yr
    $90K$168K
    PayPal
    $119,841/yr
    Range: $100K - $160K
    144 salaries
    $119,841/yr
    $100K$160K
    IBM
    $154,686/yr
    Range: $65K - $190K
    77 salaries
    $154,686/yr
    $65K$190K
    Qualcomm
    $123,336/yr
    Range: $110K - $152K
    47 salaries
    $123,336/yr
    $110K$152K
    Xilinx
    $105,478/yr
    Range: $97K - $135K
    38 salaries
    $105,478/yr
    $97K$135K
    Brocade
    $135,000/yr
    Range: $113K - $173K
    32 salaries
    $135,000/yr
    $113K$173K

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    F5 Networks
    $150,368/yr
    Range: $128K - $179K
    25 salaries
    $150,368/yr
    $128K$179K
    Redback Networks
    $155,571/yr
    Range: $137K - $171K
    24 salaries
    $155,571/yr
    $137K$171K
    Saama Technologies
    $110,294/yr
    Range: $102K - $129K
    22 salaries
    $110,294/yr
    $102K$129K
    Adobe
    $147,405/yr
    Range: $100K - $181K
    19 salaries
    $147,405/yr
    $100K$181K
    Samsung Electronics
    $119,525/yr
    Range: $108K - $139K
    19 salaries
    $119,525/yr
    $108K$139K
    Altera
    $113,901/yr
    Range: $95K - $180K
    18 salaries
    $113,901/yr
    $95K$180K
    Ericsson-Worldwide
    $150,000/yr
    Range: $113K - $205K
    17 salaries
    $150,000/yr
    $113K$205K
    Oracle
    $112,373/yr
    Range: $81K - $130K
    16 salaries
    $112,373/yr
    $81K$130K
    Lockheed Martin
    $108,659/yr
    Range: $100K - $157K
    15 salaries
    $108,659/yr
    $100K$157K
    A10 Networks
    $125,000/yr
    Range: $115K - $144K
    15 salaries
    $125,000/yr
    $115K$144K
    Apple
    $147,500/yr
    Range: $120K - $200K
    12 salaries
    $147,500/yr
    $120K$200K
    Google
    $158,000/yr
    Range: $88K - $247K
    12 salaries
    $158,000/yr
    $88K$247K
    BD
    $126,194/yr
    Range: $103K - $136K
    12 salaries
    $126,194/yr
    $103K$136K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $164,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $164,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $25k cash bonus
    $75k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $193,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $193,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $17k cash bonus
    $120k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $175,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $175,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $26k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Private
    $173,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $173,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $125,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $125,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $24k cash bonus
    $8k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
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