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Staff Software Engineer Salaries

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264,186 SalariesUpdated Jan 22, 2018
Average Base Pay
$129,375/yr
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$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
      $94,875/yr
      Range: $65K - $156K
      748 salaries
      $94,875/yr
      $65K$156K
      Qualcomm
      $133,304/yr
      Range: $100K - $159K
      611 salaries
      $133,304/yr
      $100K$159K
      Google
      $200,017/yr
      Range: $144K - $258K
      183 salaries
      $200,017/yr
      $144K$258K
      Intuit
      $148,464/yr
      Range: $89K - $212K
      176 salaries
      $148,464/yr
      $89K$212K
      Lockheed Martin
      $119,694/yr
      Range: $74K - $158K
      154 salaries
      $119,694/yr
      $74K$158K
      National Instruments
      $79,706/yr
      Range: $66K - $119K
      147 salaries
      $79,706/yr
      $66K$119K
      eBay
      $133,744/yr
      Range: $110K - $160K
      138 salaries
      $133,744/yr
      $110K$160K

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      PayPal
      $130,983/yr
      Range: $99K - $153K
      122 salaries
      $130,983/yr
      $99K$153K
      Sun Microsystems
      $141,265/yr
      Range: $109K - $173K
      112 salaries
      $141,265/yr
      $109K$173K
      Juniper Networks
      $146,164/yr
      Range: $122K - $168K
      84 salaries
      $146,164/yr
      $122K$168K
      Brocade
      $141,083/yr
      Range: $113K - $171K
      82 salaries
      $141,083/yr
      $113K$171K
      Siemens Medical Solutions Health Services
      $105,861/yr
      Range: $91K - $125K
      75 salaries
      $105,861/yr
      $91K$125K
      Walmart eCommerce
      $154,539/yr
      Range: $129K - $186K
      71 salaries
      $154,539/yr
      $129K$186K
      Intel Corporation
      $132,723/yr
      Range: $102K - $167K
      53 salaries
      $132,723/yr
      $102K$167K
      Xilinx
      $129,677/yr
      Range: $103K - $162K
      52 salaries
      $129,677/yr
      $103K$162K
      E*TRADE Financial
      $95,799/yr
      Range: $74K - $110K
      51 salaries
      $95,799/yr
      $74K$110K
      LinkedIn
      $181,138/yr
      Range: $151K - $232K
      51 salaries
      $181,138/yr
      $151K$232K
      Visa Inc.
      $126,018/yr
      Range: $106K - $147K
      50 salaries
      $126,018/yr
      $106K$147K
      Citrix
      $135,833/yr
      Range: $118K - $171K
      47 salaries
      $135,833/yr
      $118K$171K
      Marvell Semiconductor
      $133,478/yr
      Range: $113K - $154K
      46 salaries
      $133,478/yr
      $113K$154K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $130,000
      per year
      A Staff Software Engineer (Software Engineer) in the Boulder, CO Area area reported making $130,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $19k cash bonus
      $30k stock bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Boulder, CO Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Company - Public
      $199,000
      per year
      A Staff Software Engineer in the Pittsburgh, PA Area area reported making $199,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $45k cash bonus
      $190k stock bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Pittsburgh, PA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $185,000
      per year
      A Staff Software Engineer in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $185,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $30k cash bonus
      $50k stock bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      San Jose, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $166,000
      per year
      A Staff Software Engineer in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $166,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      8-10 years experience
      San Francisco, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      51 to 200 employees
      Company - Private
      $135,000
      per year
      A Staff Software Engineer in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $135,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $10k cash bonus
      $11k stock bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      New York City, NY Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
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