The average pay for a Software Engineer with JavaScript skills in San Jose, California is $101,266 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$74,624 - $131,857
$75K
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MEDIAN: $101,266
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$44.50 - $52.89
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MEDIAN: $49.95
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Salary
$74,624 - $131,857  
   
Bonus
$1,044 - $19,423  
Profit Sharing
$498.33 - $29,087  
Total Pay (?
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$74,939 - $143,219  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 122
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$27$54$81
Hourly Rate
$49.95  
   
Overtime
$73.70  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$1,044 - $19,423  
   
Profit Sharing
$498.33 - $29,087  
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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$74,939 - $143,219  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8

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About San Jose, California

Santa Clara County, California
1,026,919
Male:
518,317 (50.5%)
Female:
508,602 (49.5%)
San Jose (/ˌsæn hoʊˈzeɪ/; Spanish for Saint Joseph), originally Pueblo de San José de Guadalupe and officially the City of San José, is the third-largest city by population in California, the tenth-largest by population in the United States, and the county seat of Santa Clara County. San Jose is the largest city within the Bay Area and the largest city in Northern California. Before the arrival of the Spanish, the area around San Jose was inhabited by the Ohlone people. San Jose was founded on November 29, 1777, as San José de Guadalupe, the first civilian town in the Spanish colony of Alta California. The city served as a farming community to support Spanish military installations at San Francisco and Monterey. When California gained statehood in 1850, San Jose became the capital. After more than 150 years as a small farming community, the San Jose area in the mid-20th century contained some of...
San Jose:
$91,451
California:
$64,500
$1,757
San Jose:
$717,100
California:
$449,100
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Key Stats for Software Engineer

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
063
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
1%
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Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 9%

Experienced
up arrow 5%

National Average
$106,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 2%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 74%
dental benefits
None: 6%
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