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Senior Software Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA Area

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39,680 SalariesUpdated May 19, 2018
Average Base Pay
$142,793/yr
18% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$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)
    Low
    High
    Google
    $165,257/yr
    Range: $105K - $237K
    395 salaries
    $165,257
    $105K$237K
    eBay
    $119,220/yr
    Range: $100K - $154K
    259 salaries
    $119,220
    $100K$154K
    Apple
    $151,565/yr
    Range: $40K - $249K
    258 salaries
    $151,565
    $40K$249K
    Yahoo
    $135,086/yr
    Range: $97K - $177K
    234 salaries
    $135,086
    $97K$177K
    LinkedIn
    $154,417/yr
    Range: $27K - $231K
    230 salaries
    $154,417
    $27K$231K
    Cisco Systems
    $128,287/yr
    Range: $81K - $180K
    202 salaries
    $128,287
    $81K$180K
    Qualcomm
    $125,913/yr
    Range: $99K - $174K
    198 salaries
    $125,913
    $99K$174K

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    Intuit
    $128,871/yr
    Range: $93K - $176K
    188 salaries
    $128,871
    $93K$176K
    Symantec
    $121,670/yr
    Range: $100K - $152K
    150 salaries
    $121,670
    $100K$152K
    Netflix
    $210,953/yr
    Range: $128K - $317K
    148 salaries
    $210,953
    $128K$317K
    PayPal
    $120,317/yr
    Range: $100K - $160K
    142 salaries
    $120,317
    $100K$160K
    IBM
    $146,356/yr
    Range: $65K - $190K
    87 salaries
    $146,356
    $65K$190K
    EMC
    $114,171/yr
    Range: $92K - $138K
    87 salaries
    $114,171
    $92K$138K
    Intel Corporation
    $132,615/yr
    Range: $100K - $173K
    75 salaries
    $132,615
    $100K$173K
    NVIDIA
    $146,521/yr
    Range: $110K - $205K
    72 salaries
    $146,521
    $110K$205K
    Oracle
    $118,797/yr
    Range: $81K - $180K
    71 salaries
    $118,797
    $81K$180K
    Hewlett-Packard
    $131,769/yr
    Range: $82K - $179K
    63 salaries
    $131,769
    $82K$179K
    Tango
    $134,309/yr
    Range: $93K - $188K
    60 salaries
    $134,309
    $93K$188K
    Lockheed Martin
    $117,702/yr
    Range: $99K - $157K
    57 salaries
    $117,702
    $99K$157K
    EPAM
    $88,732/yr
    Range: $72K - $120K
    55 salaries
    $88,732
    $72K$120K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $117,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $117,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $132,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $132,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $20k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $200,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $200,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $25k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $170,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $170,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $15 cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $125,000
    per year
    A Sr. Software Engineer reported making $125,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $5k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    Full-time
    201 to 500 employees
     
    Company - Private
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