Senior Software Engineer Salary in Sunnyvale, California (United States)

A Senior Software Engineer in Sunnyvale, California earns an average salary of $123,609 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are . NET and Python.
Senior Software Engineer in Sunnyvale, California Salary (?
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$97,241 - $149,369
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MEDIAN: $123,608
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National Salary Data

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$97,241 - $149,369  
   
Bonus
$2,016 - $18,684  
Profit Sharing
$3,600 - $12,500  
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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$101,227 - $159,968  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 177
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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Software Engineer in Sunnyvale, California

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Experience Affects Senior Software Engineer in Sunnyvale, California Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 12%
National Average
$131,000
Entry-Level
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Skills That Affect Senior Software Engineer in Sunnyvale, California Salaries

.NET
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Python
up arrow 11%
C#
up arrow 7%
SQL
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UNIX
up arrow 6%
JavaScript
up arrow 1%
Java
0%
Linux
0%
C
0%
Java/J2EE
0%
National Average
$131,000
C++
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HTML
up arrow 9%
Oracle
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Microsoft SQL Server
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Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 31 votes.

Gender

Female
14%
female alumni
 
Male
86%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
40%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 95% dental benefits Dental: 90%
vision benefits Vision: 87% employee benefits None: 4%
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