Staff Software Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA Area

34,666 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$136,595 / yr
20% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$12,132
Range$3,018 - $29,164

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

The average salary for a Staff Software Engineer is $136,595 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 34,666 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Staff Software Engineer employees in San Jose, CA.

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Staff Software Engineer

Google

$219,036/yr

Range: $165K - $273K

166 salaries

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$219,036/yr
$165K$273K

Staff Software Engineer

eBay

$147,468/yr

Range: $130K - $170K

138 salaries

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$147,468/yr
$130K$170K

Staff Software Engineer

IBM

$116,038/yr

Range: $12K - $174K

116 salaries

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$116,038/yr
$12K$174K

Staff Software Engineer

Intuit

$166,986/yr

Range: $132K - $220K

108 salaries

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$166,986/yr
$132K$220K

Staff Software Engineer

PayPal

$146,362/yr

Range: $130K - $168K

103 salaries

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$146,362/yr
$130K$168K

Staff Software Engineer

Juniper Networks

$157,128/yr

Range: $135K - $187K

87 salaries

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$157,128/yr
$135K$187K

Staff Software Engineer

Qualcomm

$156,730/yr

Range: $133K - $170K

65 salaries

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$156,730/yr
$133K$170K

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Staff Software Engineer

LinkedIn

$196,074/yr

Range: $161K - $249K

65 salaries

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$196,074/yr
$161K$249K

Staff Software Engineer

Sun Microsystems

$145,996/yr

Range: $118K - $179K

49 salaries

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$145,996/yr
$118K$179K

Staff Software Engineer

Brocade

$151,453/yr

Range: $129K - $173K

47 salaries

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$151,453/yr
$129K$173K

Staff Software Engineer

Xilinx

$142,002/yr

Range: $118K - $170K

42 salaries

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$142,002/yr
$118K$170K

Staff Software Engineer

Marvell Semiconductor

$136,686/yr

Range: $121K - $164K

40 salaries

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$136,686/yr
$121K$164K

Staff Software Engineer

Walmart eCommerce

$178,699/yr

Range: $153K - $203K

36 salaries

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$178,699/yr
$153K$203K

Staff Software Engineer

Lockheed Martin

$157,993/yr

Range: $143K - $174K

23 salaries

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$157,993/yr
$143K$174K

Staff Software Engineer

Citrix

$150,121/yr

Range: $130K - $180K

23 salaries

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$150,121/yr
$130K$180K

Staff Software Engineer

Intel Corporation

$140,713/yr

Range: $128K - $176K

20 salaries

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$140,713/yr
$128K$176K

Staff Software Engineer

OpenTV

$113,084/yr

Range: $109K - $120K

17 salaries

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$113,084/yr
$109K$120K

Staff Software Engineer

Tesla

$181,512/yr

Range: $143K - $200K

14 salaries

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$181,512/yr
$143K$200K

Staff Software Engineer

SanDisk

$150,276/yr

Range: $136K - $177K

14 salaries

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$150,276/yr
$136K$177K

Staff Software Engineer

FireEye

$157,114/yr

Range: $152K - $169K

14 salaries

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$157,114/yr
$152K$169K
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$135,000
per year
A Staff Software Engineer reported making $135,000 per year
Additional Pay
$1 cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$150,000
per year
A Staff Software Engineer reported making $150,000 per year
Additional Pay
$20k cash bonus
$20k stock bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$140,000
per year
A Staff Software Engineer reported making $140,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$190,000
per year
A Staff Software Engineer reported making $190,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$208,000
per year
A Staff Software Engineer reported making $208,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$170,000
per year
A Staff Software Engineer reported making $170,000 per year
Additional Pay
$60k cash bonus
$60k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$185,000
per year
A Staff Software Engineer reported making $185,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$179,000
per year
A Staff Software Engineer reported making $179,000 per year
Additional Pay
$50k cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
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