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Staff Software Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA Area

34,666 SalariesUpdated Nov 21, 2020

Average Base Pay
$136,595 / yr
20% above national average
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$12,132
Range$3,018 - $29,164

How much does a Staff Software Engineer make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Staff Software Engineer is $136,595 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 34,666 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Staff Software Engineer employees in San Jose, CA.

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Staff Software Engineer

Juniper Networks

$155,967/yr

Range: $133K - $190K

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$155,967/yr
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Staff Software Engineer

LinkedIn

$205,491/yr

Range: $181K - $251K

91 salaries

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$205,491/yr
$181K$251K

Staff Software Engineer

Walmart

$183,018/yr

Range: $143K - $200K

71 salaries

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$183,018/yr
$143K$200K

Staff Software Engineer

Google

$222,899/yr

Range: $203K - $240K

31 salaries

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$222,899/yr
$203K$240K

Staff Software Engineer

Walmart eCommerce

$182,932/yr

Range: $159K - $205K

31 salaries

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$182,932/yr
$159K$205K

Staff Software Engineer

Lockheed Martin

$152,383/yr

Range: $116K - $200K

18 salaries

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$152,383/yr
$116K$200K

Staff Software Engineer

Aruba Networks

$175,033/yr

Range: $171K - $186K

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$175,033/yr
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Staff Software Engineer

Applied Micro Circuits

$142,054/yr

Range: $134K - $148K

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$142,054/yr
$134K$148K

Staff Software Engineer

CommScope

$125,043/yr

Range: $125K - $138K

7 salaries

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$125,043/yr
$125K$138K

Staff Software Engineer

Dolby

$156,269/yr

Range: $139K - $170K

6 salaries

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$156,269/yr
$139K$170K

Staff Software Engineer

Infinera

$166,614/yr

Range: $137K - $180K

6 salaries

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$166,614/yr
$137K$180K

Staff Software Engineer

Walmart Labs

$188,351/yr

Range: $171K - $203K

6 salaries

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$188,351/yr
$171K$203K

Staff Software Engineer

Proofpoint

$184,581/yr

Range: $118K - $203K

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$184,581/yr
$118K$203K

Staff Software Engineer

Edelman Financial Engines

$153,398/yr

Range: $146K - $176K

5 salaries

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$153,398/yr
$146K$176K

Staff Software Engineer

Telenav

$150,867/yr

Range: $149K - $159K

5 salaries

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$150,867/yr
$149K$159K

Staff Software Engineer

Broadcom

$105,817/yr

Range: $96K - $125K

4 salaries

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$105,817/yr
$96K$125K

Staff Software Engineer

Synopsys

$152,459/yr

Range: $142K - $156K

4 salaries

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$152,459/yr
$142K$156K

Staff Software Engineer

Spirent Communications

$157,195/yr

Range: $146K - $171K

4 salaries

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$157,195/yr
$146K$171K

Staff Software Engineer

Ruckus Networks

$148,137/yr

Range: $118K - $153K

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$148,137/yr
$118K$153K

Staff Software Engineer

Simply Hired

$170,979/yr

Range: $167K - $173K

4 salaries

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$170,979/yr
$167K$173K
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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent staff software engineer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$237,898
per year
A Staff Software Engineer reported making $237,898 per year
Additional Pay
$55k cash bonus
$240k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$230,000
per year
A Staff Software Engineer reported making $230,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$156,806
per year
A Staff Software Engineer reported making $156,806 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$180,000
per year
A Staff Software Engineer reported making $180,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$190,000
per year
A Staff Software Engineer reported making $190,000 per year
Additional Pay
$38k cash bonus
$60k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$137,371
per year
A Staff Software Engineer reported making $137,371 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
$2k stock bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$162,213
per year
A Staff Software Engineer reported making $162,213 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$125,000
per year
A Staff Software Engineer reported making $125,000 per year
Additional Pay
$13k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$220,000
per year
A Staff Software Engineer reported making $220,000 per year
Additional Pay
$44k cash bonus
$150k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$190,000
per year
A Member Technical Staff, Software reported making $190,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
$5k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
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