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Senior Software Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA

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39,086 SalariesUpdated Nov 22, 2017
Average Base Pay
$147,321/yr
17% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$117K
Low
$147K
Average
$181K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$12,702
Range$3,395 - $30,758
How much does a Senior Software Engineer make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer is $147,321 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 39,086 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Software Engineer employees in San Jose, CA.

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    Average Base Salary in (USD)
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    $119,204/yr
    $100K$154K
    $127,725/yr
    $90K$166K
    $119,753/yr
    $100K$160K
    $149,374/yr
    $65K$190K
    $127,733/yr
    $111K$152K
    $109,626/yr
    $97K$135K
    $136,039/yr
    $113K$173K

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    $150,045/yr
    $128K$179K
    $153,398/yr
    $137K$171K
    Saama Technologies
    $113,516/yr
    21 salaries
    $113,516/yr
    $103K$129K
    Samsung Electronics
    $120,334/yr
    18 salaries
    $120,334/yr
    $108K$139K
    $116,848/yr
    $95K$180K
    $143,503/yr
    $114K$181K
    Ericsson-Worldwide
    $148,948/yr
    16 salaries
    $148,948/yr
    $113K$205K
    $113,527/yr
    $100K$157K
    $107,757/yr
    $80K$140K
    $162,245/yr
    $88K$247K
    $125,170/yr
    $103K$136K
    $130,357/yr
    $119K$144K
    $128,633/yr
    $82K$179K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $118,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $118,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    501 to 1000 employees
    Company - Private
    $127,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $127,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $8k cash bonus
    $5k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $146,000
    per year
    A Sr. Software Engineer reported making $146,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $3k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $160,000
    per year
    A Senior Principal Software Engineer reported making $160,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $10k cash bonus
    $15k stock bonus
    $10k profit sharing
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
    10000+ employees
     
    Company - Public
    $160,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $160,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Private
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