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Software Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA

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39,680 SalariesUpdated Feb 19, 2018
Average Base Pay
$123,664/yr
18% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$97K
Low
$124K
Average
$155K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$10,997
Range$2,671 - $26,671
How much does a Software Engineer make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Software Engineer is $123,664 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 39,680 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by 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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    Intel Corporation
    $115,867/yr
    Range: $60K - $181K
    583 salaries
    $115,867
    $60K$181K
    Yahoo
    $118,709/yr
    Range: $83K - $177K
    365 salaries
    $118,709
    $83K$177K
    NVIDIA
    $116,420/yr
    Range: $77K - $205K
    218 salaries
    $116,420
    $77K$205K
    Arista Networks
    $121,784/yr
    Range: $82K - $163K
    161 salaries
    $121,784
    $82K$163K
    Qualcomm
    $106,607/yr
    Range: $88K - $147K
    97 salaries
    $106,607
    $88K$147K
    Serene Corporation
    $103,790/yr
    Range: $80K - $138K
    84 salaries
    $103,790
    $80K$138K
    $33
    $24$47

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    Marvell Semiconductor
    $99,187/yr
    Range: $85K - $129K
    53 salaries
    $99,187
    $85K$129K
    Oracle
    $114,469/yr
    Range: $101K - $130K
    44 salaries
    $114,469
    $101K$130K
    EMC
    $108,582/yr
    Range: $86K - $155K
    31 salaries
    $108,582
    $86K$155K
    Creatus
    $101,107/yr
    Range: $99K - $106K
    29 salaries
    $101,107
    $99K$106K
    Brocade
    $125,768/yr
    Range: $93K - $153K
    25 salaries
    $125,768
    $93K$153K
    Calsoft Labs
    $90,241/yr
    Range: $84K - $100K
    25 salaries
    $90,241
    $84K$100K
    McAfee
    $113,984/yr
    Range: $88K - $129K
    23 salaries
    $113,984
    $88K$129K
    Cisco Systems
    $114,648/yr
    Range: $89K - $140K
    23 salaries
    $114,648
    $89K$140K
    Intel Corporation
    $79,979/yr
    Range: $65K - $102K
    22 salaries
    $79,979
    $65K$102K
    Applied Materials
    $103,003/yr
    Range: $84K - $120K
    21 salaries
    $103,003
    $84K$120K
    Infoblox
    $115,906/yr
    Range: $76K - $200K
    19 salaries
    $115,906
    $76K$200K
    Data Domain
    $129,541/yr
    Range: $114K - $148K
    18 salaries
    $129,541
    $114K$148K
    InfoStretch
    $71,058/yr
    Range: $61K - $90K
    17 salaries
    $71,058
    $61K$90K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $52,000
    per year
    A Software Engineer() reported making $52,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    Intern
    1001 to 5000 employees
     
    Subsidiary or Business Segment
    $110,000
    per year
    A Software Engineer reported making $110,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $10k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Nonprofit Organization
    $120,000
    per year
    A Software Engineer reported making $120,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $10k cash bonus
    $38k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Public
    $150,000
    per year
    A Technical Yahoo - Software Engineer reported making $150,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $10k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Public
    $124,000
    per year
    A Software Engineer reported making $124,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $20k cash bonus
    $20k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    What is a Software Engineer?