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Staff Engineer Salaries

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Average Base Pay
$95,437/yr
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$72K
Low
$95K
Average
$136K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$7,028
Range$1,515 - $20,711
How much does a Staff Engineer make?

The national average salary for a Staff Engineer is $95,437 in United States. Filter by location to see Staff Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 59,123 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
      $130,000/yr
      Range: $83K - $166K
      492 salaries
      $130,000/yr
      $83K$166K
      VMware
      $158,642/yr
      Range: $100K - $211K
      173 salaries
      $158,642/yr
      $100K$211K
      Juniper Networks
      $147,405/yr
      Range: $119K - $173K
      127 salaries
      $147,405/yr
      $119K$173K
      Seagate Technology
      $113,673/yr
      Range: $85K - $140K
      102 salaries
      $113,673/yr
      $85K$140K
      IBM
      $89,000/yr
      Range: $52K - $110K
      85 salaries
      $89,000/yr
      $52K$110K
      CH2M
      $65,973/yr
      Range: $57K - $86K
      67 salaries
      $65,973/yr
      $57K$86K
      Western Digital
      $118,500/yr
      Range: $81K - $151K
      61 salaries
      $118,500/yr
      $81K$151K

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      Tellabs Operations
      $130,391/yr
      Range: $103K - $163K
      54 salaries
      $130,391/yr
      $103K$163K
      Goken America
      $72,215/yr
      Range: $59K - $89K
      48 salaries
      $72,215/yr
      $59K$89K
      Intel Corporation
      $130,024/yr
      Range: $110K - $165K
      48 salaries
      $130,024/yr
      $110K$165K
      QLogic
      $120,015/yr
      Range: $101K - $138K
      48 salaries
      $120,015/yr
      $101K$138K
      Tellabs
      $138,707/yr
      Range: $114K - $163K
      45 salaries
      $138,707/yr
      $114K$163K
      Terracon
      $61,657/yr
      Range: $49K - $70K
      44 salaries
      $61,657/yr
      $49K$70K
      Environmental Resources Management
      $52,500/yr
      Range: $43K - $68K
      43 salaries
      $52,500/yr
      $43K$68K
      Marvell Semiconductor
      $135,520/yr
      Range: $98K - $150K
      40 salaries
      $135,520/yr
      $98K$150K
      Pratt & Whitney
      $109,140/yr
      Range: $87K - $123K
      38 salaries
      $109,140/yr
      $87K$123K
      GE Aviation
      $111,050/yr
      Range: $89K - $147K
      38 salaries
      $111,050/yr
      $89K$147K
      Geosyntec Consultants
      $59,383/yr
      Range: $50K - $68K
      36 salaries
      $59,383/yr
      $50K$68K
      Sun Microsystems
      $141,800/yr
      Range: $114K - $163K
      36 salaries
      $141,800/yr
      $114K$163K
      Booz Allen Hamilton
      $80,563/yr
      Range: $58K - $100K
      32 salaries
      $80,563/yr
      $58K$100K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $139,000
      per year
      A Staff Engineer in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $139,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $8k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Houston, TX Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Company - Public
      $144,000
      per year
      A Staff Engineer in the Detroit, MI Area area reported making $144,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Detroit, MI Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $210,000
      per year
      A Staff Engineer in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $210,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $60k stock bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      New York City, NY Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Company - Public
      $53,000
      per year
      A Staff Engineer in the Cookeville, TN Area area reported making $53,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $2k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Cookeville, TN Area area
      Full-time
       
      51 to 200 employees
      Government
      $56,000
      per year
      A Staff Engineer in the Columbus, OH Area area reported making $56,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Columbus, OH Area area
      Full-time
       
      201 to 500 employees
      Company - Private
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