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Staff Software Engineer Salaries

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264,186 SalariesUpdated Apr 19, 2018
Average Base Pay
$129,375/yr
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$86K
Low
$129K
Average
$183K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$10,185
Range$2,293 - $26,599
How much does a Staff Software Engineer make?

The national average salary for a Staff Software Engineer is $129,375 in United States. Filter by location to see Staff Software Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 264,186 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Staff Software Engineer employees.

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      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
      Company
      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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      IBM
      $94,978/yr
      Range: $65K - $155K
      753 salaries
      $94,978
      $65K$155K
      Qualcomm
      $133,244/yr
      Range: $100K - $159K
      619 salaries
      $133,244
      $100K$159K
      Google
      $200,603/yr
      Range: $144K - $258K
      191 salaries
      $200,603
      $144K$258K
      Intuit
      $148,378/yr
      Range: $89K - $212K
      179 salaries
      $148,378
      $89K$212K
      Lockheed Martin
      $119,871/yr
      Range: $74K - $158K
      158 salaries
      $119,871
      $74K$158K
      National Instruments
      $79,660/yr
      Range: $66K - $119K
      148 salaries
      $79,660
      $66K$119K
      eBay
      $133,805/yr
      Range: $110K - $160K
      139 salaries
      $133,805
      $110K$160K

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      PayPal
      $130,983/yr
      Range: $99K - $153K
      122 salaries
      $130,983
      $99K$153K
      Sun Microsystems
      $141,265/yr
      Range: $109K - $173K
      112 salaries
      $141,265
      $109K$173K
      Brocade
      $141,131/yr
      Range: $113K - $171K
      83 salaries
      $141,131
      $113K$171K
      Juniper Networks
      $146,480/yr
      Range: $122K - $168K
      82 salaries
      $146,480
      $122K$168K
      Siemens Medical Solutions Health Services
      $105,861/yr
      Range: $91K - $125K
      75 salaries
      $105,861
      $91K$125K
      Walmart eCommerce
      $154,685/yr
      Range: $129K - $186K
      72 salaries
      $154,685
      $129K$186K
      LinkedIn
      $184,201/yr
      Range: $151K - $232K
      55 salaries
      $184,201
      $151K$232K
      Visa Inc.
      $126,941/yr
      Range: $106K - $150K
      52 salaries
      $126,941
      $106K$150K
      Xilinx
      $129,677/yr
      Range: $103K - $162K
      52 salaries
      $129,677
      $103K$162K
      Intel Corporation
      $132,737/yr
      Range: $102K - $167K
      52 salaries
      $132,737
      $102K$167K
      E*TRADE Financial
      $96,142/yr
      Range: $74K - $110K
      51 salaries
      $96,142
      $74K$110K
      Citrix
      $135,799/yr
      Range: $118K - $171K
      49 salaries
      $135,799
      $118K$171K
      Marvell Semiconductor
      $133,478/yr
      Range: $113K - $154K
      46 salaries
      $133,478
      $113K$154K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $170,000
      per year
      A Staff Software Engineer in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $170,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $34k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      San Jose, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      501 to 1000 employees
      Company - Private
      $212,000
      per year
      A Staff Software Engineer in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $212,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $50k cash bonus
      $300k stock bonus
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      San Jose, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $120,000
      per year
      A Staff Software Engineer in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $120,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      San Jose, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $125,000
      per year
      A Staff Software Engineer in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $125,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Seattle, WA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $160,000
      per year
      A Staff Software Engineer in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $160,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $10k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      8-10 years experience
      San Francisco, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      201 to 500 employees
      Company - Public
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