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Staff Engineer Salaries

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68,284 SalariesUpdated Feb 21, 2018
Average Base Pay
$91,083/yr
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$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)
      Low
      High
      Qualcomm
      $129,221/yr
      Range: $75K - $166K
      426 salaries
      $129,221
      $75K$166K
      VMware
      $157,808/yr
      Range: $119K - $211K
      165 salaries
      $157,808
      $119K$211K
      Juniper Networks
      $146,851/yr
      Range: $119K - $173K
      126 salaries
      $146,851
      $119K$173K
      Seagate Technology
      $113,230/yr
      Range: $85K - $140K
      97 salaries
      $113,230
      $85K$140K
      IBM
      $87,571/yr
      Range: $52K - $108K
      82 salaries
      $87,571
      $52K$108K
      CH2M
      $68,168/yr
      Range: $57K - $86K
      68 salaries
      $68,168
      $57K$86K
      Western Digital
      $118,745/yr
      Range: $81K - $151K
      58 salaries
      $118,745
      $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
      $61,281/yr
      Range: $49K - $70K
      43 salaries
      $61,281
      $49K$70K
      Honda of America Mfg.
      $70,494/yr
      Range: $58K - $98K
      42 salaries
      $70,494
      $58K$98K
      Intel Corporation
      $132,022/yr
      Range: $110K - $165K
      41 salaries
      $132,022
      $110K$165K
      Marvell Semiconductor
      $132,584/yr
      Range: $98K - $150K
      39 salaries
      $132,584
      $98K$150K
      Environmental Resources Management
      $52,906/yr
      Range: $43K - $68K
      38 salaries
      $52,906
      $43K$68K
      Pratt & Whitney
      $106,903/yr
      Range: $87K - $123K
      36 salaries
      $106,903
      $87K$123K
      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
      GE Aviation
      $115,879/yr
      Range: $89K - $147K
      32 salaries
      $115,879
      $89K$147K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $98,121
      per year
      A Staff Engineer in the Columbus, OH Area area reported making $98,121 per year
      Additional Pay
      $1k cash bonus
      $10k profit sharing
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Columbus, OH Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Subsidiary or Business Segment
      $70,000
      per year
      A Staff Engineer in the Providence, RI Area area reported making $70,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $10k cash bonus
      $4k stock bonus
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Providence, RI Area area
      Full-time
       
      51 to 200 employees
      Company - Private
      $100,000
      per year
      A Staff Engineer in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $100,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $10k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      San Jose, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $25
      hourly
      A Staff Engineer in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $25 per hour
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Boston, MA Area area
      Full-time
       
      1 to 50 employees
      College / University
      $75,000
      per year
      A Staff II Engineer in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $75,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $2k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      5-7 years experience
      Boston, MA Area area
      Full-time
       
      501 to 1000 employees
      Company - Private
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