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Staff Software Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA Area

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Average Base Pay
$164,513/yr
15% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$131K
Low
$165K
Average
$210K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$13,916
Range$3,392 - $33,958
How much does a Staff Software Engineer make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Staff Software Engineer is $164,513 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 27,126 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Staff 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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    Juniper Networks
    $147,570/yr
    Range: $127K - $168K
    49 salaries
    $147,570/yr
    $127K$168K
    Juniper Networks
    $143,000/yr
    Range: $132K - $159K
    24 salaries
    $143,000/yr
    $132K$159K
    Walmart eCommerce
    $167,820/yr
    Range: $145K - $200K
    20 salaries
    $167,820/yr
    $145K$200K
    LinkedIn
    $193,000/yr
    Range: $170K - $240K
    18 salaries
    $193,000/yr
    $170K$240K
    Lockheed Martin
    $142,862/yr
    Range: $105K - $194K
    10 salaries
    $142,862/yr
    $105K$194K
    Google
    $210,000/yr
    Range: $192K - $227K
    9 salaries
    $210,000/yr
    $192K$227K
    Aruba Networks
    $160,040/yr
    Range: $156K - $172K
    9 salaries
    $160,040/yr
    $156K$172K

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    Applied Micro Circuits
    $132,930/yr
    Range: $126K - $137K
    9 salaries
    $132,930/yr
    $126K$137K
    Walmart
    $160,000/yr
    Range: $120K - $185K
    7 salaries
    $160,000/yr
    $120K$185K
    Lockheed Martin
    $142,668/yr
    Range: $136K - $161K
    7 salaries
    $142,668/yr
    $136K$161K
    Telenav
    $139,500/yr
    Range: $135K - $147K
    6 salaries
    $139,500/yr
    $135K$147K
    Financial Engines
    $140,000/yr
    Range: $125K - $170K
    5 salaries
    $140,000/yr
    $125K$170K
    Broadcom
    $98,668/yr
    Range: $89K - $119K
    4 salaries
    $98,668/yr
    $89K$119K
    Spirent Communications
    $146,879/yr
    Range: $134K - $161K
    4 salaries
    $146,879/yr
    $134K$161K
    Dolby
    $145,000/yr
    Range: $127K - $160K
    4 salaries
    $145,000/yr
    $127K$160K
    Zoran
    $123,263/yr
    Range: $108K - $152K
    4 salaries
    $123,263/yr
    $108K$152K
    Simply Hired
    $160,461/yr
    Range: $155K - $163K
    4 salaries
    $160,461/yr
    $155K$163K
    MIPS Technologies
    $144,857/yr
    Range: $133K - $148K
    4 salaries
    $144,857/yr
    $133K$148K
    Motorola Mobility
    $129,936/yr
    Range: $110K - $136K
    3 salaries
    $129,936/yr
    $110K$136K
    Sun Microsystems
    $136,961/yr
    Range: $135K - $154K
    3 salaries
    $136,961/yr
    $135K$154K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $170,000
    per year
    A Staff Software Engineer reported making $170,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $14k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    501 to 1000 employees
    Company - Public
    $168,000
    per year
    A Staff Software Engineer reported making $168,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1 to 50 employees
    Company - Private
    $216,000
    per year
    A Staff Software Engineer reported making $216,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $52k cash bonus
    $40k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Public
    $150,000
    per year
    A Staff Software Engineer reported making $150,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $20k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Public
    $150,000
    per year
    A Staff Software Engineer reported making $150,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    201 to 500 employees
    Company - Private
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