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

Updated Dec 3, 2021

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Experience

$129,104 /yr
Average Base Pay

3,632 salaries

$92K

Low

$129K

Average

$181K

High

Additional Cash Compensation
Average$13,358Range$2,995 - $59,575
The average salary for Software Developer is $129,104 per year in the San Jose, CA Area. The average additional cash compensation for a Software Developer in the San Jose, CA Area is $13,358, with a range from $2,995 - $59,575. Salaries estimates are based on 3632 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Software Developer employees in the San Jose, CA Area.

What is the salary trajectory for a Software Developer?

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Entry Level Software Developer

$123,667

per year

Java Developer

$110,939

per year

Junior Software Developer

$82,239

per year

Software Developer Fresher

$114,277

per year

What is the average pay for a Software Developer at different companies?

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Oracle
3.8

Oracle

Software Developer

$209,750

 /yr
Range: $142K - $223K

$142K

$223K

$142,377 - $222,676 Range

IBM
4

IBM

Software Developer

$156,009

 /yr
Range: $72K - $229K

$72K

$229K

$72,069 - $228,665 Range

Mastech Digital
3.9

Mastech Digital

Software Developer

$125,394

 /yr
Range: $118K - $143K

$118K

$143K

$117,826 - $142,675 Range

SRS Consulting
4.6

SRS Consulting

Software Developer

$118,397

 /yr
Range: $117K - $131K

$117K

$131K

$116,936 - $131,313 Range

System Soft Technologies
4.5

System Soft Technologies

Software Developer

$127,704

 /yr
Range: $123K - $137K

$123K

$137K

$122,694 - $137,214 Range

SAP
4.5

SAP

Software Developer

$116,920

 /yr
Range: $95K - $143K

$95K

$143K

$94,532 - $143,048 Range

Federal Soft Systems
4.7

Federal Soft Systems

Software Developer

$117,613

 /yr
Range: $94K - $118K

$94K

$118K

$93,641 - $117,613 Range

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Google
4.5

Google

Software Developer

$138,717

 /yr
Range: $40K - $225K

$40K

$225K

$40,482 - $224,576 Range

Coppercone
2.7

Coppercone

Software Developer

$93,372

 /yr
Range: $93K - $110K

$93K

$110K

$93,372 - $109,946 Range

QuEST Global
2.9

QuEST Global

Software Developer

$107,018

 /yr
Range: $103K - $136K

$103K

$136K

$102,996 - $135,558 Range

Alpha Net
4.4

Alpha Net

Software Developer

$93,641

 /yr
Range: $92K - $131K

$92K

$131K

$92,261 - $130,723 Range

Info Way Solutions
3.8

Info Way Solutions

Software Developer

$117,643

 /yr
Range: $92K - $118K

$92K

$118K

$92,092 - $117,643 Range

Compunnel
4

Compunnel

Software Developer

$128,883

 /yr
Range: $118K - $144K

$118K

$144K

$117,643 - $144,328 Range

Apple
4.3

Apple

Software Developer

$128,434

 /yr
Range: $75K - $183K

$75K

$183K

$74,571 - $182,595 Range

Infogain
4

Infogain

Software Developer

$118,862

 /yr
Range: $100K - $125K

$100K

$125K

$99,706 - $125,100 Range

InfoObjects
4.3

InfoObjects

Software Developer

$99,617

 /yr
Range: $83K - $123K

$83K

$123K

$83,236 - $122,573 Range

NMK Global
3.5

NMK Global

Software Developer

$118,397

 /yr
Range: $118K - $129K

$118K

$129K

$117,581 - $129,160 Range

Stanford University
4.4

Stanford University

Software Developer

$104,837

 /yr
Range: $38K - $181K

$38K

$181K

$37,729 - $180,658 Range

Standav
4.5

Standav

Software Developer

$118,008

 /yr
Range: $90K - $198K

$90K

$198K

$89,989 - $198,469 Range

Ziontech Solutions
4.4

Ziontech Solutions

Software Developer

$99,850

 /yr
Range: $99K - $118K

$99K

$118K

$98,572 - $117,581 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Software Developer salaries

The average salary for a Software Developer is $129,104 per year in San Jose, CA Area. Salaries estimates are based on 3632 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Software Developer employees in San Jose, CA Area.

The highest salary for a Software Developer in San Jose, CA Area is $180,573 per year.

The lowest salary for a Software Developer in San Jose, CA Area is $92,305 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Software Developer or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Software Developer.

Recent Salary Reports

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

$140,000
per year
A Software Developer reported making $140,000 per year
Additional Pay
$14k stock bonus
$10k profit sharing
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$80,000
per year
A Computer Programmer reported making $80,000 per year
Additional Pay
$3k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$108,600
per year
A Software Developer reported making $108,600 per year
Job Highlights
Full-time
10000+ employees
 
Company - Public
$90,000
per year
A Software Developer reported making $90,000 per year
Job Highlights
Full-time
51 to 200 employees
 
Company - Private
$141,900
per year
A Software Developer reported making $141,900 per year
Additional Pay
$13k cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$151,589
per year
A Software Developer reported making $151,589 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$10,738
monthly
A Software Programmer reported making $10,738 per month
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$112,000
per year
A Software Developer reported making $112,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Contract
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public