Sr Staff Engineer Salaries

41,822 SalariesUpdated Nov 30, 2020

Average Base Pay
$106,014 / yr
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The national average salary for a Sr Staff Engineer is $106,014 in United States. Filter by location to see Sr Staff Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 41,822 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Sr Staff Engineer employees.

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Sr Staff Engineer

Qualcomm

$166,056/yr

Range: $33K - $215K

254 salaries

$166,056/yr
$33K$215K

Sr Staff Engineer

Geosyntec Consultants

$70,128/yr

Range: $57K - $96K

86 salaries

$70,128/yr
$57K$96K

Sr Staff Engineer

Seagate Technology

$141,545/yr

Range: $97K - $169K

72 salaries

$141,545/yr
$97K$169K

Sr Staff Engineer

Motorola Mobility

$110,693/yr

Range: $99K - $119K

62 salaries

$110,693/yr
$99K$119K

Sr Staff Engineer

Western Digital

$132,843/yr

Range: $104K - $171K

59 salaries

$132,843/yr
$104K$171K

Sr Staff Engineer

Intel Corporation

$164,205/yr

Range: $121K - $189K

57 salaries

$164,205/yr
$121K$189K

Sr Staff Engineer

Marvell Semiconductor

$162,843/yr

Range: $132K - $185K

46 salaries

$162,843/yr
$132K$185K

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Sr Staff Engineer

Broadcom

$134,762/yr

Range: $109K - $157K

44 salaries

$134,762/yr
$109K$157K

Sr Staff Engineer

Dolby

$176,994/yr

Range: $170K - $199K

38 salaries

$176,994/yr
$170K$199K

Sr Staff Engineer

Langan Engineering and Environmental Services

$73,201/yr

Range: $63K - $85K

38 salaries

$73,201/yr
$63K$85K

Sr Staff Engineer

VMware

$238,261/yr

Range: $148K - $347K

36 salaries

$238,261/yr
$148K$347K

Sr Staff Engineer

Juniper Networks

$183,233/yr

Range: $166K - $204K

33 salaries

$183,233/yr
$166K$204K

Sr Staff Engineer

Sun Microsystems

$183,265/yr

Range: $150K - $201K

27 salaries

$183,265/yr
$150K$201K

Sr Staff Engineer

Samsung Research America

$175,804/yr

Range: $142K - $198K

25 salaries

$175,804/yr
$142K$198K

Sr Staff Engineer

Lockheed Martin

$149,142/yr

Range: $98K - $215K

24 salaries

$149,142/yr
$98K$215K

Sr Staff Engineer

MMI Engineering

$90,160/yr

Range: $77K - $110K

21 salaries

$90,160/yr
$77K$110K

Sr Staff Engineer

GE Aviation

$133,836/yr

Range: $109K - $202K

20 salaries

$133,836/yr
$109K$202K

Sr Staff Engineer

Xilinx

$169,541/yr

Range: $142K - $190K

18 salaries

$169,541/yr
$142K$190K

Sr Staff Engineer

InterDigital

$140,792/yr

Range: $132K - $145K

18 salaries

$140,792/yr
$132K$145K

Sr Staff Engineer

Futurewei Technologies

$171,448/yr

Range: $138K - $204K

17 salaries

$171,448/yr
$138K$204K
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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent sr staff engineer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$110,000
per year
A Senior Staff Engineer in the Denver, CO Area area reported making $110,000 per year
Additional Pay
$8k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Denver, CO Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$100,000
per year
A Senior Staff Engineer in the Pittsburgh, PA Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Pittsburgh, PA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$170,000
per year
A Senior Staff Engineer in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $170,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10 cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
San Diego, CA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$63,000
per year
A Senior Staff Engineer in the Charlotte, NC Area area reported making $63,000 per year
Additional Pay
$7k cash bonus
$1k profit sharing
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Charlotte, NC Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$225,000
per year
A Senior Staff Engineer in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $225,000 per year
Additional Pay
$60k cash bonus
$60k profit sharing
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
San Jose, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$217,000
per year
A Senior Staff Engineer in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $217,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
San Jose, CA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$200,000
per year
A Senior Staff Engineer in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $200,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
San Diego, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$150,000
per year
A Senior Staff Engineer in the Sacramento, CA Area area reported making $150,000 per year
Additional Pay
$35k cash bonus
$30k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Sacramento, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$155,000
per year
A Senior Staff Engineer in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $155,000 per year
Additional Pay
$15k cash bonus
$40k stock bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
San Diego, CA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$175,000
per year
A Senior Staff Engineer in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $175,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
San Jose, CA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
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