Senior Software Engineer in San Francisco Salary

A Senior Software Engineer in San Francisco, California earns an average salary of $126,673 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.

$98,673 - $155,203
(Median)
$99K
$130K
$160K
MEDIAN: $126,673
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$48.65 - $120.41
(Median)
$49
$79
$120
MEDIAN: $78.00
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90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$98,673 - $155,203  
   
Bonus
$1,925 - $20,910  
Profit Sharing
$1,030 - $24,588  
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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$100,752 - $168,014  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,166
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$48.65 - $120.41  
   
Overtime
$90.00  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$1,925 - $20,910  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,030 - $24,588  
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).
)
$100,752 - $168,014  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 38
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Experience Affects Senior Software Engineer Salaries



National Average
$132,000



Skills That Affect Senior Software Engineer Salaries

C
up arrow 7%

C++
up arrow 4%

Java
up arrow 3%

Ruby on Rails
up arrow 1%

Python
0%

National Average
$132,000

Linux
up arrow 1%

JavaScript
up arrow 2%

SQL
up arrow 2%

C#
up arrow 2%

HTML
up arrow 2%

PHP
up arrow 2%

UNIX
up arrow 3%

Java/J2EE
up arrow 4%

.NET
up arrow 6%

ASP.NET
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 148 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
43%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 86%
medical benefits
Vision: 81%
dental benefits
None: 5%
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