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Senior Software Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA Area

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Average Base Pay
$142,793/yr
18% above national average
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$112K
Low
$143K
Average
$178K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$12,415
Range$3,329 - $30,000
How much does a Senior Software Engineer make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer is $142,793 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 39,680 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
    $119,504/yr
    Range: $100K - $166K
    255 salaries
    $119,504
    $100K$166K
    Cisco Systems
    $128,224/yr
    Range: $90K - $166K
    186 salaries
    $128,224
    $90K$166K
    PayPal
    $120,515/yr
    Range: $100K - $160K
    142 salaries
    $120,515
    $100K$160K
    IBM
    $148,794/yr
    Range: $65K - $190K
    76 salaries
    $148,794
    $65K$190K
    Qualcomm
    $127,313/yr
    Range: $110K - $152K
    47 salaries
    $127,313
    $110K$152K
    Xilinx
    $109,626/yr
    Range: $97K - $135K
    38 salaries
    $109,626
    $97K$135K
    Brocade
    $136,007/yr
    Range: $113K - $173K
    32 salaries
    $136,007
    $113K$173K

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    F5 Networks
    $150,445/yr
    Range: $128K - $179K
    25 salaries
    $150,445
    $128K$179K
    Redback Networks
    $153,398/yr
    Range: $137K - $171K
    24 salaries
    $153,398
    $137K$171K
    Saama Technologies
    $112,447/yr
    Range: $102K - $129K
    22 salaries
    $112,447
    $102K$129K
    Samsung Electronics
    $120,843/yr
    Range: $108K - $139K
    19 salaries
    $120,843
    $108K$139K
    Adobe
    $144,531/yr
    Range: $114K - $181K
    18 salaries
    $144,531
    $114K$181K
    Altera
    $116,848/yr
    Range: $95K - $180K
    18 salaries
    $116,848
    $95K$180K
    Ericsson-Worldwide
    $149,599/yr
    Range: $113K - $205K
    17 salaries
    $149,599
    $113K$205K
    Oracle
    $109,389/yr
    Range: $80K - $140K
    15 salaries
    $109,389
    $80K$140K
    Lockheed Martin
    $113,527/yr
    Range: $100K - $157K
    15 salaries
    $113,527
    $100K$157K
    Google
    $162,245/yr
    Range: $88K - $247K
    13 salaries
    $162,245
    $88K$247K
    BD
    $125,170/yr
    Range: $103K - $136K
    12 salaries
    $125,170
    $103K$136K
    Verizon
    $153,364/yr
    Range: $115K - $210K
    11 salaries
    $153,364
    $115K$210K
    Mentor Graphics
    $130,357/yr
    Range: $119K - $144K
    11 salaries
    $130,357
    $119K$144K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $130,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $130,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    201 to 500 employees
    Company - Private
    $145,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $145,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $20k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    5-7 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
    $20k cash bonus
    $30k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $140,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $140,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $20k cash bonus
    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
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Private
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