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Software Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA

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39,086 SalariesUpdated Nov 19, 2017
Average Base Pay
$129,485/yr
19% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$102K
Low
$129K
Average
$159K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$11,355
Range$2,745 - $27,626
How much does a Software Engineer make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Software Engineer is $129,485 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 39,086 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Software Engineer employees in San Jose, CA.

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    Average Base Salary in (USD)
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    $127,367/yr
    $86K$226K
    $118,908/yr
    $82K$209K
    Cisco Systems
    $119,228/yr
    1,210 salaries
    $119,228/yr
    $77K$165K
    Intel Corporation
    $114,236/yr
    769 salaries
    $114,236/yr
    $59K$179K
    $123,408/yr
    $76K$201K
    $132,436/yr
    $87K$193K
    $125,763/yr
    $82K$192K

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    $121,037/yr
    $53K$215K
    $6,789/mo
    $2K$10K
    $116,493/yr
    $77K$205K
    $113,450/yr
    $73K$170K
    $107,580/yr
    $88K$168K
    Arista Networks
    $122,357/yr
    165 salaries
    $122,357/yr
    $89K$163K
    $97,247/yr
    $76K$130K
    $105,427/yr
    $86K$147K
    $100,575/yr
    $68K$160K
    $39/hr
    $25$54
    Motorola Mobility
    $128,614/yr
    123 salaries
    $128,614/yr
    $80K$192K
    $105,100/yr
    $82K$134K
    $108,870/yr
    $79K$153K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $40
    hourly
    A Software Engineer() reported making $40 per hour
    Job Highlights
    Intern
    10000+ employees
     
    Company - Public
    $125,000
    per year
    A Software Engineer reported making $125,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $15k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $158,000
    per year
    A Software Engineer reported making $158,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $25k cash bonus
    $160k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $85,000
    per year
    A Software Engineer reported making $85,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $3k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Private
    $116,000
    per year
    A Software Engineer reported making $116,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $13k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    What is a Software Engineer?