Senior Software Engineer in Redwood City Salary

The average pay for a Senior Software Engineer in Redwood City, California is $138,547 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$86,497 - $163,794
$86K
$140K
$160K
MEDIAN: $138,547
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

Local Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$86,497 - $163,794  
   
Bonus
$2.39 - $20,273  
Profit Sharing
$5,000  
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).
)
$86,497 - $174,210  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 42

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Employers: Start Here »

About Redwood City, California

San Mateo County, California
85,300
Male:
42,676 (50.0%)
Female:
42,624 (50.0%)
Redwood City is a city on the San Francisco Peninsula in Northern California's Bay Area, approximately 27 miles (43 km) south of San Francisco, and 24 mi (39 km) north of San Jose. Redwood City's history spans its earliest inhabitation by the Ohlone people to being a port for lumber and other goods. The county seat of San Mateo County, it is the home of several technology companies such as Box, Oracle, Evernote, Wealthfront, and Electronic Arts. At the 2010 census, the city had a population of 76,815. The Port of Redwood City is the only deepwater port on San Francisco Bay south of San Francisco. Redwood City is the location of the San Mateo County Jail, for both women and men. The Malibu Grand Prix long time landmark was recently demolished along with the city's only Mini Golf, Go-Kart, Video Game Arcade, and Batting Cages. Malibu Grand Prix's previous location is currently...
Redwood City:
$97,750
California:
$64,500
$1,821
Redwood City:
$1,053,600
California:
$449,100
2.7%

Senior Software Engineer Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Key Stats for Senior Software Engineer

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
12%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Experience Affects Senior Software Engineer Salaries

National Average
$142,000

▼1%

▼1%

Entry-Level
▼19%

Skills That Affect Senior Software Engineer Salaries

▲6%

Java/J2EE
▲1%

Linux
▲1%

National Average
$142,000

SQL
▼7%

C++
▼16%

UNIX
▼19%

C# Programming Language
▼29%

JavaScript
▼35%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
dental benefits
None: 21%
ADVERTISEMENT