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Staff Engineer Salaries in San Francisco, CA Area

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Average Base Pay
$132,139/yr
25% above national average
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$104K
Low
$132K
Average
$169K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$8,942
Range$1,839 - $26,524
How much does a Staff Engineer make in San Francisco, CA?

The average salary for a Staff Engineer is $132,139 in San Francisco, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 2,779 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Staff Engineer employees in San Francisco, CA.

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    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
    Company
    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    VMware
    $165,596/yr
    Range: $141K - $177K
    7 salaries
    $165,596/yr
    $141K$177K
    Keynote Systems
    $102,599/yr
    Range: $99K - $103K
    7 salaries
    $102,599/yr
    $99K$103K
    Composite Software
    $173,854/yr
    Range: $168K - $185K
    3 salaries
    $173,854/yr
    $168K$185K
    RGB Networks
    $109,227/yr
    Range: $106K - $114K
    2 salaries
    About
    $106K - $114K
    $106K$114K
    Infor
    $146,805/yr
    Range: $141K - $154K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $141K - $154K
    $141K$154K
    Marketo
    $147,320/yr
    Range: $142K - $153K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $142K - $153K
    $142K$153K
    Dynatrace
    $100,000/yr
    Range: $96K - $104K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $96K - $104K
    $96K$104K

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    Platfora
    $132,500/yr
    Range: $126K - $137K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $126K - $137K
    $126K$137K
    $110,729/yr
    $99K$128K
    $140,926/yr
    $123K$152K
    PlayStation
    $147,777/yr
    Range: $141K - $170K
    7 salaries
    $147,777/yr
    $141K$170K
    IBM
    $106,796/yr
    Range: $65K - $130K
    6 salaries
    $106,796/yr
    $65K$130K
    $124,522/yr
    $122K$142K
    $121,740/yr
    $112K$131K
    $128,061/yr
    $123K$166K
    TIBCO Software
    $101,315/yr
    Range: $85K - $130K
    3 salaries
    $101,315/yr
    $85K$130K
    Platfora
    $145,000/yr
    Range: $125K - $157K
    3 salaries
    $145,000/yr
    $125K$157K
    About
    $119K - $135K
    $119K$135K
    VMware
    $141,585/yr
    Range: $125K - $160K
    2 salaries
    About
    $125K - $160K
    $125K$160K
    About
    $136K - $160K
    $136K$160K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $35
    hourly
    A Staff Engineer reported making $35 per hour
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Private
    $155,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $155,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $145,000
    per year
    A Staff, Engineer reported making $145,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    201 to 500 employees
    Company - Private
    $65,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $65,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Private
    $70,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $70,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $4k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Private
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