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Senior Staff Software Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA Area

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39,680 SalariesUpdated Mar 21, 2018
Average Base Pay
$158,087/yr
14% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$124K
Low
$158K
Average
$197K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$13,629
Range$3,660 - $33,199
How much does a Senior Staff Software Engineer make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Senior Staff Software Engineer is $158,087 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 39,680 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Staff Software Engineer employees in San Jose, CA.

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    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    Sun Microsystems
    $169,077/yr
    Range: $138K - $204K
    16 salaries
    $169,077
    $138K$204K
    Intel Corporation
    $153,658/yr
    Range: $103K - $200K
    9 salaries
    $153,658
    $103K$200K
    Broadcom
    $124,729/yr
    Range: $103K - $145K
    9 salaries
    $124,729
    $103K$145K
    Marvell Semiconductor
    $154,137/yr
    Range: $123K - $205K
    9 salaries
    $154,137
    $123K$205K
    Beceem Communications
    $134,844/yr
    Range: $119K - $147K
    3 salaries
    $134,844
    $119K$147K
    Motorola Mobility
    $125,347/yr
    Range: $116K - $133K
    2 salaries
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    $116K - $133K
    $116K$133K
    LG Electronics
    $166,802/yr
    Range: $144K - $187K
    2 salaries
    About
    $144K - $187K
    $144K$187K

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    VMware
    $249,170/yr
    Range: $242K - $261K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $242K - $261K
    $242K$261K
    Juniper Networks
    $168,680/yr
    Range: $162K - $173K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $162K - $173K
    $162K$173K
    Brocade
    $141,630/yr
    Range: $135K - $147K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $135K - $147K
    $135K$147K
    Huawei Technologies
    $185,077/yr
    Range: $176K - $191K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $176K - $191K
    $176K$191K
    Palo Alto Networks
    $133,217/yr
    Range: $129K - $140K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $129K - $140K
    $129K$140K
    Futurewei Technologies
    $169,414/yr
    Range: $164K - $177K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $164K - $177K
    $164K$177K
    Gigamon
    $169,796/yr
    Range: $165K - $177K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $165K - $177K
    $165K$177K
    SpiderCloud Wireless
    $155,376/yr
    Range: $148K - $161K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $148K - $161K
    $148K$161K
    Ambarella
    $181,134/yr
    Range: $172K - $186K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $172K - $186K
    $172K$186K
    Tabula Inc
    $166,206/yr
    Range: $159K - $174K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $159K - $174K
    $159K$174K
    Zenverge
    $145,851/yr
    Range: $140K - $151K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $140K - $151K
    $140K$151K
    WI-FI Alliance
    $146,400/yr
    Range: $143K - $153K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $143K - $153K
    $143K$153K
    Broadcom
    $131,961/yr
    Range: $121K - $138K
    13 salaries
    $131,961
    $121K$138K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $140,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $140,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $25k cash bonus
    $20k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Subsidiary or Business Segment
    $180,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $180,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $25k cash bonus
    $150k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $117,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $117,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $132,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $132,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $20k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $200,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $200,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $25k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
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