Senior Software Engineer Salary in San Francisco

A Senior Software Engineer in San Francisco, California earns an average salary of $124,900 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$97,451 - $152,653

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$43.67 - $119.17

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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$97,451 - $152,653  
   
Bonus
$1,012 - $20,538  
Profit Sharing
$993 - $24,089  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$99,258 - $165,987  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 987
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$43.67 - $119.17  
   
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$1,012 - $20,538  
   
Profit Sharing
$993 - $24,089  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$99,258 - $165,987  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 30
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Experience Affects Senior Software Engineer in San Francisco, California Salaries



National Average
$130,000



Skills That Affect Senior Software Engineer in San Francisco, California Salaries

C
up arrow 5%

C++
up arrow 4%

Java
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Ruby on Rails
up arrow 1%

Python
0%

National Average
$130,000

JavaScript
up arrow 2%

SQL
up arrow 2%

Linux
up arrow 2%

HTML
up arrow 2%

C#
up arrow 3%

PHP
up arrow 3%

Java/J2EE
up arrow 4%

up arrow 5%

.NET
up arrow 7%

ASP.NET
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 123 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
43%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 94% dental benefits Dental: 87%
vision benefits Vision: 81% employee benefits None: 5%
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