Senior Software Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA Area

34,666 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$130,747 / yr
8% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$11,795
Range$2,959 - $28,205

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

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer is $130,747 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 34,666 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Software Engineer employees in San Jose, CA.

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Senior Software Engineer

Google

$178,472/yr

Range: $17K - $291K

521 salaries

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$178,472/yr
$17K$291K

Senior Software Engineer

Apple

$167,117/yr

Range: $36K - $4,898K

316 salaries

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$167,117/yr
$36K$4,898K

Senior Software Engineer

eBay

$131,910/yr

Range: $108K - $188K

297 salaries

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$131,910/yr
$108K$188K

Senior Software Engineer

LinkedIn

$165,621/yr

Range: $29K - $248K

262 salaries

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$165,621/yr
$29K$248K

Senior Software Engineer

Cisco Systems

$138,396/yr

Range: $87K - $192K

249 salaries

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$138,396/yr
$87K$192K

Senior Software Engineer

Yahoo

$146,553/yr

Range: $103K - $189K

241 salaries

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$146,553/yr
$103K$189K

Senior Software Engineer

Netflix

$268,199/yr

Range: $163K - $523K

204 salaries

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$268,199/yr
$163K$523K

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Senior Software Engineer

Intuit

$139,699/yr

Range: $109K - $183K

201 salaries

See 429 salaries from all locations

$139,699/yr
$109K$183K

Senior Software Engineer

Qualcomm

$133,246/yr

Range: $108K - $178K

199 salaries

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$133,246/yr
$108K$178K

Senior Software Engineer

NortonLifeLock

$127,145/yr

Range: $106K - $162K

157 salaries

See 374 salaries from all locations

$127,145/yr
$106K$162K

Senior Software Engineer

PayPal

$134,186/yr

Range: $118K - $171K

155 salaries

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$134,186/yr
$118K$171K

Senior Software Engineer

NVIDIA

$159,787/yr

Range: $119K - $228K

92 salaries

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$159,787/yr
$119K$228K

Senior Software Engineer

IBM

$164,199/yr

Range: $72K - $214K

91 salaries

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$164,199/yr
$72K$214K

Senior Software Engineer

Intel Corporation

$140,190/yr

Range: $106K - $200K

88 salaries

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$140,190/yr
$106K$200K

Senior Software Engineer

EMC

$119,240/yr

Range: $101K - $149K

84 salaries

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$119,240/yr
$101K$149K

Senior Software Engineer

Oracle

$126,551/yr

Range: $14K - $192K

83 salaries

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$126,551/yr
$14K$192K

Senior Software Engineer

EPAM

$97,381/yr

Range: $77K - $135K

69 salaries

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$97,381/yr
$77K$135K

Senior Software Engineer

Hewlett-Packard

$143,669/yr

Range: $112K - $189K

63 salaries

See 176 salaries from all locations

$143,669/yr
$112K$189K

Senior Software Engineer

Lockheed Martin

$128,518/yr

Range: $106K - $167K

62 salaries

See 438 salaries from all locations

$128,518/yr
$106K$167K

Senior Software Engineer

Tango

$140,659/yr

Range: $99K - $200K

60 salaries

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$140,659/yr
$99K$200K
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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent senior software engineer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$150,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer reported making $150,000 per year
Additional Pay
$30k cash bonus
$30k stock bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$180,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer reported making $180,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
$40k stock bonus
$10k profit sharing
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
5001 to 10000 employees
 
Company - Public
$135,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer reported making $135,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$190,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer reported making $190,000 per year
Additional Pay
$16k cash bonus
$60k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$155,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer reported making $155,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$144,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer reported making $144,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$135,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer reported making $135,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$133,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer reported making $133,000 per year
Additional Pay
$15k cash bonus
$25k stock bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
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