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Senior Software Development Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA Area

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Average Base Pay
$171,685/yr
11% above national average
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$143K
Low
$172K
Average
$201K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$16,274
Range$5,775 - $38,146
How much does a Senior Software Development Engineer make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Senior Software Development Engineer is $171,685 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 2,168 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Software Development Engineer employees in San Jose, CA.

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    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
    Company
    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
    Low
    High
    Microsoft
    $149,037/yr
    Range: $120K - $189K
    150 salaries
    $149,037/yr
    $120K$189K
    Citrix
    $125,548/yr
    Range: $106K - $160K
    43 salaries
    $125,548/yr
    $106K$160K
    Cisco Systems
    $131,000/yr
    Range: $120K - $160K
    28 salaries
    $131,000/yr
    $120K$160K
    Yahoo
    $137,656/yr
    Range: $117K - $165K
    24 salaries
    $137,656/yr
    $117K$165K
    Dell
    $144,801/yr
    Range: $120K - $158K
    16 salaries
    $144,801/yr
    $120K$158K
    Amazon Lab126
    $159,000/yr
    Range: $137K - $177K
    14 salaries
    $159,000/yr
    $137K$177K
    Apple
    $145,000/yr
    Range: $109K - $184K
    13 salaries
    $145,000/yr
    $109K$184K

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    $126,959/yr
    $113K$153K
    Google
    $175,539/yr
    Range: $150K - $225K
    12 salaries
    $175,539/yr
    $150K$225K
    SAP Business Objects
    $122,259/yr
    Range: $117K - $136K
    8 salaries
    $122,259/yr
    $117K$136K
    Alcatel-Lucent
    $139,244/yr
    Range: $114K - $165K
    6 salaries
    $139,244/yr
    $114K$165K
    McAfee
    $131,064/yr
    Range: $123K - $153K
    6 salaries
    $131,064/yr
    $123K$153K
    Hitachi Data Systems
    $125,113/yr
    Range: $115K - $150K
    6 salaries
    $125,113/yr
    $115K$150K
    Harmonic
    $126,698/yr
    Range: $102K - $147K
    6 salaries
    $126,698/yr
    $102K$147K
    $120,000/yr
    $98K$152K
    Amazon
    $166,750/yr
    Range: $130K - $170K
    4 salaries
    $166,750/yr
    $130K$170K
    FireEye
    $121,259/yr
    Range: $116K - $131K
    4 salaries
    $121,259/yr
    $116K$131K
    Palm
    $121,661/yr
    Range: $100K - $160K
    4 salaries
    $121,661/yr
    $100K$160K
    Trend Micro
    $109,572/yr
    Range: $110K - $151K
    4 salaries
    $109,572/yr
    $110K$151K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $135,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Development Engineer reported making $135,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $30k cash bonus
    $100k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    Company - Public
    $170,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Development Engineer reported making $170,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $151,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Development Engineer reported making $151,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $15k cash bonus
    $90k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $125,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Development Engineer reported making $125,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $20k cash bonus
    $20k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $160,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Development Engineer reported making $160,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
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