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Senior Staff Software Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA Area

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Average Base Pay
$162,024/yr
11% above national average
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$128K
Low
$162K
Average
$204K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$13,886
Range$3,720 - $33,885
How much does a Senior Staff Software Engineer make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Senior Staff Software Engineer is $162,024 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 28,321 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior 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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    Sun Microsystems
    $166,761/yr
    Range: $138K - $204K
    16 salaries
    $166,761/yr
    $138K$204K
    Intel Corporation
    $158,820/yr
    Range: $120K - $187K
    10 salaries
    $158,820/yr
    $120K$187K
    Broadcom
    $123,316/yr
    Range: $103K - $145K
    9 salaries
    $123,316/yr
    $103K$145K
    Marvell Semiconductor
    $148,485/yr
    Range: $123K - $205K
    9 salaries
    $148,485/yr
    $123K$205K
    Gigamon
    $165,000/yr
    Range: $150K - $170K
    3 salaries
    $165,000/yr
    $150K$170K
    Beceem Communications
    $138,184/yr
    Range: $119K - $147K
    3 salaries
    $138,184/yr
    $119K$147K
    Motorola Mobility
    $124,945/yr
    Range: $117K - $134K
    2 salaries
    About
    $117K - $134K
    $117K$134K

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    LG Electronics
    $165,250/yr
    Range: $143K - $187K
    2 salaries
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    $143K - $187K
    $143K$187K
    Qualcomm
    $175,000/yr
    Range: $167K - $182K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $167K - $182K
    $167K$182K
    VMware
    $250,000/yr
    Range: $240K - $258K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $240K - $258K
    $240K$258K
    Juniper Networks
    $167,640/yr
    Range: $161K - $176K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $161K - $176K
    $161K$176K
    Brocade
    $142,000/yr
    Range: $137K - $147K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $137K - $147K
    $137K$147K
    Huawei Technologies
    $185,000/yr
    Range: $178K - $192K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $178K - $192K
    $178K$192K
    Palo Alto Networks
    $134,061/yr
    Range: $130K - $140K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $130K - $140K
    $130K$140K
    Futurewei Technologies
    $170,000/yr
    Range: $162K - $177K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $162K - $177K
    $162K$177K
    MapR Technologies
    $168,000/yr
    Range: $163K - $176K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $163K - $176K
    $163K$176K
    SpiderCloud Wireless
    $154,556/yr
    Range: $148K - $159K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $148K - $159K
    $148K$159K
    Ambarella
    $180,000/yr
    Range: $174K - $187K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $174K - $187K
    $174K$187K
    Tabula Inc
    $165,596/yr
    Range: $158K - $173K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $158K - $173K
    $158K$173K
    Zenverge
    $145,663/yr
    Range: $139K - $150K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $139K - $150K
    $139K$150K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $150,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $150,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $185,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $185,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $19k cash bonus
    $75k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Subsidiary or Business Segment
    $120,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $120,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $20k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Private
    $155,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $155,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $150,000
    per year
    A Sr. Software Engineer reported making $150,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $17k cash bonus
    $42k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Public
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