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Senior Software Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA

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39,680 SalariesUpdated Dec 20, 2017
Average Base Pay
$142,793/yr
18% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$112K
Low
$143K
Average
$178K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$12,415
Range$3,329 - $30,000
How much does a Senior Software Engineer make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer is $142,793 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 39,680 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Software Engineer employees in San Jose, CA.

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    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    Stanford University
    $122,500/yr
    Range: $90K - $149K
    4 salaries
    $122,500
    $90K$149K
    Infowave Systems
    $98,771/yr
    Range: $82K - $109K
    3 salaries
    $98,771
    $82K$109K
    Dolby
    $126,444/yr
    Range: $123K - $133K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $123K - $133K
    $123K$133K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $150,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $150,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $160,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $160,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $170,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $170,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $30k cash bonus
    $100k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $135,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $135,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $10k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    201 to 500 employees
    Company - Private
    $144,000
    per year
    A Sr. Software Engineer reported making $144,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Private
    $199,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $199,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $165,000
    per year
    A Sr. Software Engineer reported making $165,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $17k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Private
    $105,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $105,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Private
    $165,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $165,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $16k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Public
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