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Staff Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA Area

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Average Base Pay
$126,420/yr
32% above national average
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$94K
Low
$126K
Average
$165K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$9,318
Range$1,961 - $27,522
How much does a Staff Engineer make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Staff Engineer is $126,420 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 4,085 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Staff 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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    Tellabs Operations
    $135,824/yr
    Range: $120K - $163K
    33 salaries
    $135,824/yr
    $120K$163K
    Qualcomm
    $139,644/yr
    Range: $130K - $160K
    31 salaries
    $139,644/yr
    $130K$160K
    Marvell Semiconductor
    $135,789/yr
    Range: $107K - $150K
    29 salaries
    $135,789/yr
    $107K$150K
    Tellabs
    $144,988/yr
    Range: $117K - $163K
    26 salaries
    $144,988/yr
    $117K$163K
    Link A Media Devices
    $109,406/yr
    Range: $86K - $137K
    19 salaries
    $109,406/yr
    $86K$137K
    Sun Microsystems
    $141,800/yr
    Range: $121K - $159K
    14 salaries
    $141,800/yr
    $121K$159K
    ASML
    $115,916/yr
    Range: $109K - $134K
    12 salaries
    $115,916/yr
    $109K$134K

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    Palo Alto Networks
    $125,000/yr
    Range: $105K - $150K
    11 salaries
    $125,000/yr
    $105K$150K
    Intel Corporation
    $138,260/yr
    Range: $128K - $165K
    10 salaries
    $138,260/yr
    $128K$165K
    STMicroelectronics
    $113,915/yr
    Range: $99K - $152K
    6 salaries
    $113,915/yr
    $99K$152K
    Huawei Technologies
    $148,000/yr
    Range: $131K - $150K
    5 salaries
    $148,000/yr
    $131K$150K
    Tech Vulcan
    $136,876/yr
    Range: $134K - $140K
    5 salaries
    $136,876/yr
    $134K$140K
    PA Semi
    $111,102/yr
    Range: $98K - $119K
    5 salaries
    $111,102/yr
    $98K$119K
    OmniVision Technologies
    $135,636/yr
    Range: $122K - $145K
    4 salaries
    $135,636/yr
    $122K$145K
    Tabula Inc
    $135,824/yr
    Range: $122K - $153K
    4 salaries
    $135,824/yr
    $122K$153K
    Stoke Inc
    $135,824/yr
    Range: $125K - $142K
    4 salaries
    $135,824/yr
    $125K$142K
    Oracle
    $125,502/yr
    Range: $125K - $130K
    3 salaries
    $125,502/yr
    $125K$130K
    Futurewei Technologies
    $144,374/yr
    Range: $110K - $165K
    3 salaries
    $144,374/yr
    $110K$165K
    NetLogic Microsystems
    $132,477/yr
    Range: $132K - $137K
    3 salaries
    $132,477/yr
    $132K$137K
    Apple
    $109,398/yr
    Range: $104K - $114K
    2 salaries
    About
    $104K - $114K
    $104K$114K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $150,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $150,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $30k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Subsidiary or Business Segment
    $102,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $102,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $172,685
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $172,685 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $149,500
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $149,500 per year
    Additional Pay
    $21k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $146,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $146,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $60k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
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