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Staff Engineer Salaries

41,822 SalariesUpdated Mar 22, 2020
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Average Base Pay
$83,361/yr
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$63K
Low
$83K
Average
$120K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$6,442
Range$1,411 - $18,775
How much does a Staff Engineer make?

The national average salary for a Staff Engineer is $83,361 in United States. Filter by location to see Staff Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 41,822 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Staff Engineer employees.

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Average Base Salaries in (USD)
Company
Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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Qualcomm
$137,486/yr
Range: $26K - $186K
525 salaries
$137,486/yr
$26K$186K
VMware
$171,362/yr
Range: $103K - $228K
184 salaries
$171,362/yr
$103K$228K
Juniper Networks
$155,290/yr
Range: $133K - $185K
132 salaries
$155,290/yr
$133K$185K
Seagate Technology
$117,018/yr
Range: $103K - $140K
107 salaries
$117,018/yr
$103K$140K
Tellabs
$141,052/yr
Range: $112K - $177K
99 salaries
$141,052/yr
$112K$177K
IBM
$94,259/yr
Range: $57K - $115K
87 salaries
$94,259/yr
$57K$115K
Western Digital
$121,554/yr
Range: $85K - $157K
70 salaries
$121,554/yr
$85K$157K

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CH2M
$68,465/yr
Range: $62K - $84K
67 salaries
$68,465/yr
$62K$84K
Intel Corporation
$139,913/yr
Range: $112K - $176K
51 salaries
$139,913/yr
$112K$176K
Environmental Resources Management
$56,113/yr
Range: $47K - $71K
50 salaries
$56,113/yr
$47K$71K
Honda of America Mfg.
$70,479/yr
Range: $62K - $104K
49 salaries
$70,479/yr
$62K$104K
Goken America
$77,511/yr
Range: $63K - $96K
48 salaries
$77,511/yr
$63K$96K
Pratt & Whitney
$115,908/yr
Range: $78K - $131K
48 salaries
$115,908/yr
$78K$131K
QLogic
$130,363/yr
Range: $107K - $148K
48 salaries
$130,363/yr
$107K$148K
Terracon
$65,421/yr
Range: $53K - $76K
47 salaries
$65,421/yr
$53K$76K
Marvell Semiconductor
$139,447/yr
Range: $102K - $156K
45 salaries
$139,447/yr
$102K$156K
GE Aviation
$118,720/yr
Range: $99K - $159K
45 salaries
$118,720/yr
$99K$159K
Geosyntec Consultants
$63,272/yr
Range: $55K - $71K
40 salaries
$63,272/yr
$55K$71K
Sun Microsystems
$150,032/yr
Range: $124K - $177K
36 salaries
$150,032/yr
$124K$177K
Langan Engineering and Environmental Services
$65,345/yr
Range: $51K - $74K
35 salaries
$65,345/yr
$51K$74K

Recent Salary Reports

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

$64,469
per year
An Engineer Staff in the Columbus, OH Area area reported making $64,469 per year
Additional Pay
$80k profit sharing
Job Highlights
Columbus, OH Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$117,000
per year
A Staff Engineer in the Tampa, FL Area area reported making $117,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Tampa, FL Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$65,000
per year
A Staff Engineer in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Job Highlights
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$133,000
per year
A Staff Engineer in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $133,000 per year
Additional Pay
$20k cash bonus
$20k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
San Diego, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$71,032
per year
A Staff Engineer in the Austin, TX Area area reported making $71,032 per year
Additional Pay
$2k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Austin, TX Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
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