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Staff Software Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA Area

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Average Base Pay
$151,034/yr
17% above national average
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$119K
Low
$151K
Average
$190K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$13,054
Range$3,212 - $31,627
How much does a Staff Software Engineer make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Staff Software Engineer is $151,034 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 28,321 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by 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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    Qualcomm
    $149,237/yr
    Range: $127K - $159K
    44 salaries
    $149,237/yr
    $127K$159K
    Sun Microsystems
    $142,540/yr
    Range: $114K - $171K
    40 salaries
    $142,540/yr
    $114K$171K
    Marvell Semiconductor
    $136,367/yr
    Range: $116K - $154K
    37 salaries
    $136,367/yr
    $116K$154K
    Citrix
    $140,035/yr
    Range: $120K - $170K
    21 salaries
    $140,035/yr
    $120K$170K
    Intel Corporation
    $131,254/yr
    Range: $102K - $170K
    13 salaries
    $131,254/yr
    $102K$170K
    Affymetrix
    $129,522/yr
    Range: $114K - $135K
    6 salaries
    $129,522/yr
    $114K$135K
    Walmart eCommerce
    $149,725/yr
    Range: $141K - $159K
    5 salaries
    $149,725/yr
    $141K$159K

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    EMC
    $131,126/yr
    Range: $126K - $148K
    3 salaries
    $131,126/yr
    $126K$148K
    BAE Systems USA
    $137,997/yr
    Range: $131K - $141K
    3 salaries
    $137,997/yr
    $131K$141K
    Samsung Electronics
    $122,718/yr
    Range: $123K - $123K
    3 salaries
    $122,718/yr
    $123K$123K
    Palo Alto Networks
    $126,843/yr
    Range: $110K - $130K
    3 salaries
    $126,843/yr
    $110K$130K
    Chegg
    $163,199/yr
    Range: $163K - $178K
    3 salaries
    $163,199/yr
    $163K$178K
    Tellabs
    $142,943/yr
    Range: $130K - $146K
    3 salaries
    $142,943/yr
    $130K$146K
    IBM
    $117,045/yr
    Range: $108K - $126K
    2 salaries
    About
    $108K - $126K
    $108K$126K
    Oracle
    $135,000/yr
    Range: $126K - $145K
    2 salaries
    About
    $126K - $145K
    $126K$145K
    Ericsson-Worldwide
    $106,774/yr
    Range: $99K - $114K
    2 salaries
    About
    $99K - $114K
    $99K$114K
    ServiceNow
    $167,500/yr
    Range: $152K - $183K
    2 salaries
    About
    $152K - $183K
    $152K$183K
    Nortel Networks
    $124,158/yr
    Range: $110K - $141K
    2 salaries
    About
    $110K - $141K
    $110K$141K
    ARRIS
    $134,953/yr
    Range: $124K - $146K
    2 salaries
    About
    $124K - $146K
    $124K$146K
    Telenav
    $142,187/yr
    Range: $134K - $150K
    2 salaries
    About
    $134K - $150K
    $134K$150K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $180,500
    per year
    A Staff Software Engineer reported making $180,500 per year
    Additional Pay
    $18k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $224,000
    per year
    A Staff Software Engineer reported making $224,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $155,000
    per year
    A Staff Software Engineer reported making $155,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $20k cash bonus
    $800 stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $136,392
    per year
    A Staff Software Engineer reported making $136,392 per year
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $200,000
    per year
    A Staff Software Engineer reported making $200,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Subsidiary or Business Segment
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