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Senior Software Engineer Salary in San Jose, California

A Senior Software Engineer in San Jose, California earns an average salary of $122,574 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$97,095 - $150,110
(Median)
$97K
$120K
$150K
MEDIAN: $122,574
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$33.62 - $88.32
(Median)
$34
$61
$88
MEDIAN: $61.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$97,095 - $150,110  
   
Bonus
$1,961 - $22,295  
Profit Sharing
$290.87 - $20,398  
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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$98,520 - $162,613  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 585
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$30$60$90
Hourly Rate
$33.62 - $88.32  
   
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$1,961 - $22,295  
   
Profit Sharing
$290.87 - $20,398  
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).
)
$98,520 - $162,613  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 22

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Experience Affects Senior Software Engineer in San Jose, California Salaries



National Average
$130,000



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

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C
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UNIX
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Java
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C++
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SQL
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National Average
$130,000

Java/J2EE
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HTML
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PL/SQL
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JavaScript
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.NET
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Oracle
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C#
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ASP.NET
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 82 votes.

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
12%
5-9 years
40%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 93% dental benefits Dental: 83%
vision benefits Vision: 79% employee benefits None: 6%
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