An Experienced Software Engineer in San Jose, California earns an average salary of $128,777 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Linux and Python.

$98,977 - $169,418
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MEDIAN: $128,777
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Salary
$98,977 - $169,418  
   
Bonus
$1,007 - $26,819  
Profit Sharing
$13,000  
Total Pay (?
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$100,624 - $183,421  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 102
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Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries

Linux
up arrow 20%

Python
up arrow 12%

Java
up arrow 4%

C programming Language
up arrow 3%

C
up arrow 2%

SQL
0%

National Average
$133,000

C++ Programming Language
up arrow 6%

C++
up arrow 7%

PL/SQL
up arrow 12%

C#
up arrow 19%

JavaScript
up arrow 19%

C# Programming Language
up arrow 20%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 21%

.NET
up arrow 21%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
88 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
medical benefits
Vision: 65%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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