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Staff Engineer Salaries

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Average Base Pay
$91,083/yr
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$67K
Low
$91K
Average
$129K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$6,820
Range$1,479 - $20,025
How much does a Staff Engineer make?

The national average salary for a Staff Engineer is $91,083 in United States. Filter by location to see Staff Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 68,284 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
      $129,568/yr
      Range: $78K - $166K
      455 salaries
      $129,568
      $78K$166K
      VMware
      $158,248/yr
      Range: $119K - $211K
      167 salaries
      $158,248
      $119K$211K
      Juniper Networks
      $146,946/yr
      Range: $119K - $173K
      127 salaries
      $146,946
      $119K$173K
      Seagate Technology
      $113,230/yr
      Range: $85K - $140K
      97 salaries
      $113,230
      $85K$140K
      IBM
      $87,841/yr
      Range: $52K - $110K
      83 salaries
      $87,841
      $52K$110K
      CH2M
      $68,168/yr
      Range: $57K - $86K
      68 salaries
      $68,168
      $57K$86K
      Western Digital
      $118,512/yr
      Range: $81K - $151K
      59 salaries
      $118,512
      $81K$151K

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      Tellabs Operations
      $131,479/yr
      Range: $103K - $163K
      54 salaries
      $131,479
      $103K$163K
      Goken America
      $72,068/yr
      Range: $59K - $89K
      48 salaries
      $72,068
      $59K$89K
      QLogic
      $120,795/yr
      Range: $101K - $138K
      47 salaries
      $120,795
      $101K$138K
      Tellabs
      $138,473/yr
      Range: $114K - $163K
      45 salaries
      $138,473
      $114K$163K
      Terracon
      $61,320/yr
      Range: $49K - $70K
      44 salaries
      $61,320
      $49K$70K
      Intel Corporation
      $132,179/yr
      Range: $110K - $165K
      42 salaries
      $132,179
      $110K$165K
      Environmental Resources Management
      $53,010/yr
      Range: $43K - $68K
      42 salaries
      $53,010
      $43K$68K
      Honda of America Mfg.
      $70,494/yr
      Range: $58K - $98K
      42 salaries
      $70,494
      $58K$98K
      Marvell Semiconductor
      $132,520/yr
      Range: $98K - $150K
      40 salaries
      $132,520
      $98K$150K
      Pratt & Whitney
      $107,335/yr
      Range: $87K - $123K
      37 salaries
      $107,335
      $87K$123K
      GE Aviation
      $115,632/yr
      Range: $89K - $147K
      36 salaries
      $115,632
      $89K$147K
      Sun Microsystems
      $140,314/yr
      Range: $114K - $163K
      35 salaries
      $140,314
      $114K$163K
      Geosyntec Consultants
      $59,156/yr
      Range: $50K - $66K
      33 salaries
      $59,156
      $50K$66K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $22
      hourly
      A Staff Engineer in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $22 per hour
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Chicago, IL Area area
      Full-time
       
      51 to 200 employees
      Company - Private
      $62,450
      per year
      A Staff Engineer in the Charleston, SC Area area reported making $62,450 per year
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Charleston, SC Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $126,000
      per year
      A Staff Engineer in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $126,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $10k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      5-7 years experience
      San Diego, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $125,000
      per year
      A Staff Engineer in the Boulder, CO Area area reported making $125,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $8k cash bonus
      $20k stock bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Boulder, CO Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $150,000
      per year
      A Staff Engineer in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $150,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      San Jose, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
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