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Senior Software Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA Area

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39,680 SalariesUpdated Apr 18, 2018
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)
    Company
    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    Yahoo
    $135,540/yr
    Range: $98K - $175K
    173 salaries
    $135,540
    $98K$175K
    Lockheed Martin
    $119,082/yr
    Range: $99K - $142K
    41 salaries
    $119,082
    $99K$142K
    LinkedIn
    $157,509/yr
    Range: $135K - $175K
    39 salaries
    $157,509
    $135K$175K
    Palm
    $131,152/yr
    Range: $108K - $166K
    39 salaries
    $131,152
    $108K$166K
    Telenav
    $124,584/yr
    Range: $102K - $142K
    38 salaries
    $124,584
    $102K$142K
    NetApp
    $161,380/yr
    Range: $110K - $190K
    29 salaries
    $161,380
    $110K$190K
    Motorola Mobility
    $112,296/yr
    Range: $95K - $165K
    27 salaries
    $112,296
    $95K$165K

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    CashEdge
    $117,069/yr
    Range: $102K - $137K
    24 salaries
    $117,069
    $102K$137K
    Nokia
    $141,769/yr
    Range: $122K - $190K
    23 salaries
    $141,769
    $122K$190K
    innoPath
    $128,971/yr
    Range: $112K - $145K
    21 salaries
    $128,971
    $112K$145K
    Meru Networks
    $131,426/yr
    Range: $114K - $154K
    21 salaries
    $131,426
    $114K$154K
    Walmart eCommerce
    $140,510/yr
    Range: $132K - $152K
    20 salaries
    $140,510
    $132K$152K
    Apple
    $153,479/yr
    Range: $130K - $180K
    18 salaries
    $153,479
    $130K$180K
    SAP Ariba
    $139,508/yr
    Range: $110K - $174K
    18 salaries
    $139,508
    $110K$174K
    SonicWALL
    $114,752/yr
    Range: $99K - $129K
    18 salaries
    $114,752
    $99K$129K
    Fujitsu
    $127,447/yr
    Range: $106K - $145K
    15 salaries
    $127,447
    $106K$145K
    ShoreTel
    $134,522/yr
    Range: $121K - $144K
    15 salaries
    $134,522
    $121K$144K
    Nuance
    $107,793/yr
    Range: $94K - $123K
    14 salaries
    $107,793
    $94K$123K
    Aruba Networks
    $146,124/yr
    Range: $131K - $164K
    14 salaries
    $146,124
    $131K$164K
    St. Jude Medical
    $127,629/yr
    Range: $106K - $151K
    12 salaries
    $127,629
    $106K$151K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $170,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $170,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $20k cash 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
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    201 to 500 employees
    Company - Private
    $130,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $130,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $140,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $140,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $14k cash bonus
    $10k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $130,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $130,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1 to 50 employees
    Company - Private
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