Senior Systems Engineer in San Jose, California Salary

A Senior Systems Engineer in San Jose, California earns an average salary of $114,445 per year. A skill in Linux is associated with high pay for this job.

$85,213 - $152,086
(Median)
$85K
$110K
$150K
MEDIAN: $114,444
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
$85,213 - $152,086  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $20,638  
Profit Sharing
$1,443 - $25,451  
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).
)
$87,434 - $165,725  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 102
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Senior Systems Engineer Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Systems Engineer

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

United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Experience Affects Senior Systems Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 30%


National Average
$119,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 9%

Entry-Level
up arrow 15%

Skills That Affect Senior Systems Engineer Salaries

Linux
up arrow 13%

Project Management
up arrow 7%

UNIX
up arrow 7%

Engineering Design
up arrow 2%

National Average
$119,000

VMware ESX
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 1%

Systems Engineering
up arrow 3%

Requirements Analysis
up arrow 5%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 11%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
42%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 91%
medical benefits
Vision: 84%
dental benefits
None: 3%
ADVERTISEMENT