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Senior Software Development Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA Area

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Average Base Pay
$165,674/yr
11% above national average
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$138K
Low
$166K
Average
$194K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$15,833
Range$5,632 - $36,991
How much does a Senior Software Development Engineer make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Senior Software Development Engineer is $165,674 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 2,765 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Software Development Engineer employees in San Jose, CA.

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    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    Yahoo
    $138,540/yr
    Range: $117K - $150K
    19 salaries
    $138,540/yr
    $117K$150K
    Microsoft
    $160,579/yr
    Range: $135K - $185K
    18 salaries
    $160,579/yr
    $135K$185K
    $129,744/yr
    $113K$153K
    Amazon Lab126
    $158,000/yr
    Range: $140K - $177K
    9 salaries
    $158,000/yr
    $140K$177K
    $151,203/yr
    $147K$158K
    Palm
    $121,661/yr
    Range: $100K - $160K
    4 salaries
    $121,661/yr
    $100K$160K

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    Blue Coat Systems
    $109,313/yr
    Range: $93K - $130K
    3 salaries
    $109,313/yr
    $93K$130K
    Walmart eCommerce
    $120,000/yr
    Range: $106K - $136K
    2 salaries
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    $106K - $136K
    $106K$136K
    Amazon
    $130,000/yr
    Range: $126K - $135K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $126K - $135K
    $126K$135K
    SAP
    $120,000/yr
    Range: $116K - $126K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $116K - $126K
    $116K$126K
    GoDaddy
    $120,000/yr
    Range: $115K - $125K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $115K - $125K
    $115K$125K
    Infinera
    $110,000/yr
    Range: $105K - $115K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $105K - $115K
    $105K$115K
    Harmonic
    $124,491/yr
    Range: $118K - $129K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $118K - $129K
    $118K$129K
    Zenith
    $137,493/yr
    Range: $132K - $144K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $132K - $144K
    $132K$144K
    CSR (UK)
    $102,763/yr
    Range: $99K - $106K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $99K - $106K
    $99K$106K
    SeaMicro
    $115,000/yr
    Range: $110K - $119K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $110K - $119K
    $110K$119K
    Broadcom
    $138,102/yr
    Range: $111K - $145K
    39 salaries
    $138,102/yr
    $111K$145K
    Blue Coat Systems
    $134,253/yr
    Range: $114K - $167K
    14 salaries
    $134,253/yr
    $114K$167K
    $149,037/yr
    $135K$166K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $160,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Development Engineer reported making $160,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $40k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $100,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Development Engineer reported making $100,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1 to 50 employees
    Company - Private
    $128,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Development Engineer reported making $128,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $12k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Subsidiary or Business Segment
    $170,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Development Engineer reported making $170,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $160,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Development Engineer reported making $160,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $100k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Subsidiary or Business Segment
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