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Staff Software Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA Area

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Average Base Pay
$164,513/yr
15% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$131K
Low
$165K
Average
$210K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$13,916
Range$3,392 - $33,958
How much does a Staff Software Engineer make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Staff Software Engineer is $164,513 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 27,126 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Staff Software Engineer employees in San Jose, CA.

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    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
    Company
    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    High
    Google
    $203,200/yr
    Range: $153K - $253K
    137 salaries
    $203,200/yr
    $153K$253K
    eBay
    $134,678/yr
    Range: $110K - $168K
    133 salaries
    $134,678/yr
    $110K$168K
    IBM
    $106,145/yr
    Range: $85K - $160K
    105 salaries
    $106,145/yr
    $85K$160K
    PayPal
    $131,775/yr
    Range: $117K - $153K
    101 salaries
    $131,775/yr
    $117K$153K
    Intuit
    $154,686/yr
    Range: $120K - $215K
    95 salaries
    $154,686/yr
    $120K$215K
    Qualcomm
    $148,297/yr
    Range: $127K - $177K
    60 salaries
    $148,297/yr
    $127K$177K
    LinkedIn
    $182,880/yr
    Range: $151K - $232K
    55 salaries
    $182,880/yr
    $151K$232K

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    Juniper Networks
    $147,570/yr
    Range: $127K - $168K
    51 salaries
    $147,570/yr
    $127K$168K
    Sun Microsystems
    $136,961/yr
    Range: $114K - $171K
    49 salaries
    $136,961/yr
    $114K$171K
    Brocade
    $140,943/yr
    Range: $121K - $164K
    46 salaries
    $140,943/yr
    $121K$164K
    Marvell Semiconductor
    $134,398/yr
    Range: $113K - $154K
    40 salaries
    $134,398/yr
    $113K$154K
    Xilinx
    $131,617/yr
    Range: $110K - $161K
    39 salaries
    $131,617/yr
    $110K$161K
    Juniper Networks
    $143,000/yr
    Range: $132K - $159K
    26 salaries
    $143,000/yr
    $132K$159K
    Walmart eCommerce
    $165,000/yr
    Range: $141K - $190K
    25 salaries
    $165,000/yr
    $141K$190K
    Citrix
    $139,000/yr
    Range: $120K - $170K
    21 salaries
    $139,000/yr
    $120K$170K
    Intel Corporation
    $130,000/yr
    Range: $102K - $170K
    17 salaries
    $130,000/yr
    $102K$170K
    OpenTV
    $107,390/yr
    Range: $103K - $115K
    17 salaries
    $107,390/yr
    $103K$115K
    SanDisk
    $141,109/yr
    Range: $127K - $150K
    14 salaries
    $141,109/yr
    $127K$150K
    FireEye
    $147,703/yr
    Range: $140K - $160K
    14 salaries
    $147,703/yr
    $140K$160K
    Lockheed Martin
    $148,863/yr
    Range: $136K - $161K
    12 salaries
    $148,863/yr
    $136K$161K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $232,000
    per year
    A Staff Software Engineer reported making $232,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $50k cash bonus
    $200k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $140,000
    per year
    A Staff Software Engineer reported making $140,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $30k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $142,000
    per year
    A Staff Software Engineer reported making $142,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $7k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $207,000
    per year
    A Staff Software Engineer reported making $207,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $43k cash bonus
    $200k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $182,000
    per year
    A Staff Software Engineer reported making $182,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $10k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Public
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