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Senior Software Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA Area

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Average Base Pay
$157,551/yr
14% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$125K
Low
$158K
Average
$201K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$13,350
Range$3,544 - $32,507
How much does a Senior Software Engineer make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer is $157,551 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 27,126 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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    High
    Yahoo
    $136,611/yr
    Range: $98K - $175K
    174 salaries
    $136,611/yr
    $98K$175K
    LinkedIn
    $160,000/yr
    Range: $135K - $175K
    45 salaries
    $160,000/yr
    $135K$175K
    Lockheed Martin
    $118,718/yr
    Range: $99K - $142K
    43 salaries
    $118,718/yr
    $99K$142K
    Palm
    $131,254/yr
    Range: $108K - $166K
    39 salaries
    $131,254/yr
    $108K$166K
    Telenav
    $125,016/yr
    Range: $102K - $142K
    38 salaries
    $125,016/yr
    $102K$142K
    NetApp
    $164,500/yr
    Range: $110K - $190K
    30 salaries
    $164,500/yr
    $110K$190K
    Motorola Mobility
    $109,541/yr
    Range: $95K - $165K
    28 salaries
    $109,541/yr
    $95K$165K

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    CashEdge
    $114,474/yr
    Range: $102K - $137K
    24 salaries
    $114,474/yr
    $102K$137K
    Nokia
    $139,298/yr
    Range: $122K - $190K
    23 salaries
    $139,298/yr
    $122K$190K
    Apple
    $150,000/yr
    Range: $125K - $180K
    22 salaries
    $150,000/yr
    $125K$180K
    Walmart eCommerce
    $140,000/yr
    Range: $125K - $152K
    22 salaries
    $140,000/yr
    $125K$152K
    innoPath
    $131,086/yr
    Range: $112K - $145K
    21 salaries
    $131,086/yr
    $112K$145K
    Meru Networks
    $126,586/yr
    Range: $114K - $154K
    21 salaries
    $126,586/yr
    $114K$154K
    SAP Ariba
    $139,600/yr
    Range: $110K - $174K
    18 salaries
    $139,600/yr
    $110K$174K
    SonicWall
    $115,119/yr
    Range: $99K - $129K
    18 salaries
    $115,119/yr
    $99K$129K
    Fujitsu
    $127,262/yr
    Range: $106K - $145K
    15 salaries
    $127,262/yr
    $106K$145K
    ShoreTel
    $135,837/yr
    Range: $121K - $144K
    15 salaries
    $135,837/yr
    $121K$144K
    Nuance
    $112,583/yr
    Range: $94K - $123K
    14 salaries
    $112,583/yr
    $94K$123K
    Aruba Networks
    $144,856/yr
    Range: $131K - $164K
    14 salaries
    $144,856/yr
    $131K$164K
    Proofpoint
    $154,686/yr
    Range: $142K - $167K
    13 salaries
    $154,686/yr
    $142K$167K

    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
    Additional Pay
    $15k cash bonus
    $75k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Public
    $132,000
    per year
    A Sr. Software Engineer reported making $132,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Private
    $159,397
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $159,397 per year
    Additional Pay
    $28k cash bonus
    $86k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $150,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $150,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $5k cash bonus
    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
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