Software Developer Salary in San Francisco, California (United States)

The average salary for a Software Developer in San Francisco, California is $84,083 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.
Software Developer in San Francisco, California Total Pay (?
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$57,224 - $111,267
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $84,082
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Software Developer in San Francisco, California Total Pay (?
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$20.75 - $92.74
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $43.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$57,224 - $111,267  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,623  
Profit Sharing
$155.00 - $11,500  
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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$57,189 - $118,388  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 316
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$31$62$93
Hourly Rate
$20.75 - $92.74  
   
Overtime
$30.25 - $81.39  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,623  
   
Profit Sharing
$155.00 - $11,500  
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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$57,189 - $118,388  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 316
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Experience Affects Software Developer in San Francisco, California Salaries

National Average
$87,000

Skills That Affect Software Developer in San Francisco, California Salaries

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 5%
Java
up arrow 2%
.NET
up arrow 2%
ASP.NET
up arrow 1%
C#
0%
JavaScript
0%
National Average
$87,000
Ruby on Rails
up arrow 1%
PL/SQL
up arrow 3%
Python
up arrow 4%
HTML
up arrow 5%
SQL
up arrow 5%
C++
up arrow 5%
Linux
up arrow 8%
UNIX
up arrow 11%
PHP
up arrow 17%
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Gender
Female
10%
female alumni
 
Male
90%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
1%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 77%
vision benefits Vision: 57% employee benefits None: 8%
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