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Senior Software Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA Area

34,666 SalariesUpdated Aug 1, 2020

Average Base Pay
$130,747 / yr
8% above national average
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$11,795
Range$2,959 - $28,205

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

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer is $130,747 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 34,666 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Software Engineer employees in San Jose, CA.

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Senior Software Engineer

ServiceNow

$137,460/yr

Range: $128K - $161K

308 salaries

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$137,460/yr
$128K$161K

Senior Software Engineer

Qualcomm

$135,032/yr

Range: $108K - $154K

244 salaries

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$135,032/yr
$108K$154K

Senior Software Engineer

NVIDIA

$159,071/yr

Range: $118K - $227K

90 salaries

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$159,071/yr
$118K$227K

Senior Software Engineer

EMC

$118,706/yr

Range: $100K - $148K

80 salaries

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$118,706/yr
$100K$148K

Senior Software Engineer

Intel Corporation

$139,310/yr

Range: $107K - $183K

75 salaries

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$139,310/yr
$107K$183K

Senior Software Engineer

Oracle

$126,701/yr

Range: $14K - $170K

59 salaries

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$126,701/yr
$14K$170K

Senior Software Engineer

Yahoo

$137,684/yr

Range: $15K - $148K

55 salaries

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$137,684/yr
$15K$148K

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Senior Software Engineer

Marvell Semiconductor

$116,423/yr

Range: $100K - $148K

50 salaries

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$116,423/yr
$100K$148K

Senior Software Engineer

Citrix

$140,310/yr

Range: $100K - $170K

46 salaries

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$140,310/yr
$100K$170K

Senior Software Engineer

ServiceNow

$133,693/yr

Range: $133K - $135K

40 salaries

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$133,693/yr
$133K$135K

Senior Software Engineer

AMD

$145,711/yr

Range: $129K - $160K

33 salaries

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$145,711/yr
$129K$160K

Senior Software Engineer

Palo Alto Networks

$165,550/yr

Range: $136K - $196K

32 salaries

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$165,550/yr
$136K$196K

Senior Software Engineer

Chegg

$142,762/yr

Range: $125K - $176K

32 salaries

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$142,762/yr
$125K$176K

Senior Software Engineer

Dell Technologies

$136,510/yr

Range: $110K - $167K

23 salaries

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$136,510/yr
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Senior Software Engineer

Verint Systems

$118,992/yr

Range: $112K - $137K

21 salaries

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$118,992/yr
$112K$137K

Senior Software Engineer

Altran Americas

$109,606/yr

Range: $80K - $110K

20 salaries

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$109,606/yr
$80K$110K

Senior Software Engineer

Extreme Networks

$134,753/yr

Range: $112K - $146K

19 salaries

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$134,753/yr
$112K$146K

Senior Software Engineer

Nortel Networks

$134,753/yr

Range: $115K - $158K

17 salaries

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$134,753/yr
$115K$158K

Senior Software Engineer

Akamai

$162,912/yr

Range: $143K - $206K

16 salaries

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$162,912/yr
$143K$206K

Senior Software Engineer

Infoblox

$132,418/yr

Range: $122K - $150K

16 salaries

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$132,418/yr
$122K$150K
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$168,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer reported making $168,000 per year
Additional Pay
$25k cash bonus
$15k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$183,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer reported making $183,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$140,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer II reported making $140,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
$10k stock bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$139,000
per year
A Sr. Software Engineer reported making $139,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$400,000
per year
A Sr. Software Engineer reported making $400,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$148,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer reported making $148,000 per year
Additional Pay
$12k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$206,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer reported making $206,000 per year
Additional Pay
$40k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
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