Entry-Level Software Engineer Salary in San Jose, California (United States)

The average pay for an Entry-Level Software Engineer in San Jose, California is $87,892 per year.
Entry-Level Software Engineer in San Jose, California Total Pay (?
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$63,948 - $107,482
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $87,891
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Entry-Level Software Engineer in San Jose, California Total Pay (?
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$22.51 - $57.19
(Median)
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$63,948 - $107,482  
   
Bonus
$958 - $12,302  
Profit Sharing
$509 - $20,000  
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).
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$63,915 - $116,567  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 645
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$22.51 - $57.19  
   
Overtime
$29.14 - $71.02  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$958 - $12,302  
   
Profit Sharing
$509 - $20,000  
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).
)
$63,915 - $116,567  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 645
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Software Engineer in San Jose, California Salaries

C
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JavaScript
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Linux
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Oracle
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Python
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C++
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National Average
$91,000
UNIX
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Java
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HTML
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ASP.NET
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C#
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SQL
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PL/SQL
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.NET
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PHP
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medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 79%
vision benefits Vision: 72% employee benefits None: 7%
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