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Staff Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA

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5,333 SalariesUpdated Feb 13, 2018
Average Base Pay
$122,215/yr
34% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$92K
Low
$122K
Average
$157K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$9,108
Range$1,925 - $26,817
How much does a Staff Engineer make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Staff Engineer is $122,215 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 5,333 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
    $138,980/yr
    Range: $120K - $163K
    33 salaries
    $138,980
    $120K$163K
    Qualcomm
    $141,119/yr
    Range: $130K - $155K
    29 salaries
    $141,119
    $130K$155K
    Marvell Semiconductor
    $133,460/yr
    Range: $107K - $150K
    29 salaries
    $133,460
    $107K$150K
    Tellabs
    $142,589/yr
    Range: $117K - $163K
    26 salaries
    $142,589
    $117K$163K
    Link A Media Devices
    $107,610/yr
    Range: $86K - $137K
    19 salaries
    $107,610
    $86K$137K
    Sun Microsystems
    $141,072/yr
    Range: $121K - $159K
    14 salaries
    $141,072
    $121K$159K
    ASML
    $119,190/yr
    Range: $109K - $134K
    12 salaries
    $119,190
    $109K$134K

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    Intel Corporation
    $139,082/yr
    Range: $128K - $165K
    10 salaries
    $139,082
    $128K$165K
    Palo Alto Networks
    $127,526/yr
    Range: $105K - $150K
    8 salaries
    $127,526
    $105K$150K
    STMicroelectronics
    $118,490/yr
    Range: $99K - $152K
    6 salaries
    $118,490
    $99K$152K
    Huawei Technologies
    $143,563/yr
    Range: $131K - $150K
    5 salaries
    $143,563
    $131K$150K
    Tech Vulcan
    $136,840/yr
    Range: $134K - $140K
    5 salaries
    $136,840
    $134K$140K
    PA Semi
    $110,511/yr
    Range: $98K - $119K
    5 salaries
    $110,511
    $98K$119K
    Tabula Inc
    $136,490/yr
    Range: $122K - $153K
    4 salaries
    $136,490
    $122K$153K
    Stoke Inc
    $134,686/yr
    Range: $125K - $142K
    4 salaries
    $134,686
    $125K$142K
    OmniVision Technologies
    $131,064/yr
    Range: $122K - $142K
    3 salaries
    $131,064
    $122K$142K
    NetLogic Microsystems
    $133,955/yr
    Range: $132K - $137K
    3 salaries
    $133,955
    $132K$137K
    Oracle
    $127,893/yr
    Range: $120K - $135K
    2 salaries
    About
    $120K - $135K
    $120K$135K
    Apple
    $108,931/yr
    Range: $103K - $116K
    2 salaries
    About
    $103K - $116K
    $103K$116K
    AMD
    $142,561/yr
    Range: $125K - $160K
    2 salaries
    About
    $125K - $160K
    $125K$160K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $100,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $100,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $10k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $147,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $147,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    501 to 1000 employees
    Company - Private
    $105,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $105,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1 to 50 employees
    Company - Private
    $165,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $165,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Private
    $216,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $216,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $50k cash bonus
    $70k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
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