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Software Engineer Salary in Sunnyvale, California (United States)

A Software Engineer in Sunnyvale, California earns an average salary of $98,150 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. A skill in Hadoop is associated with high pay for this job.
Software Engineer in Sunnyvale, California Salary (?
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$69,607 - $126,709
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $98,149
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Software Engineer in Sunnyvale, California Salary (?
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$24.66 - $56.41
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MEDIAN: $40
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$69,607 - $126,709  
   
Bonus
$1,006 - $15,025  
Profit Sharing
$1,192 - $10,271  
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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$71,420 - $134,926  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 346
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$24.66 - $56.41  
   
Overtime
$54.04 - $59.03  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$1,006 - $15,025  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,192 - $10,271  
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).
)
$71,420 - $134,926  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 17
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Experience Affects Software Engineer in Sunnyvale, California Salaries

National Average
$101,000

Skills That Affect Software Engineer in Sunnyvale, California Salaries

Hadoop
up arrow 19%
JavaScript
up arrow 9%
PHP
up arrow 6%
C
up arrow 5%
Python
up arrow 3%
Operating Systems
up arrow 3%
HTML
up arrow 2%
Java
up arrow 1%
National Average
$101,000
C++
up arrow 2%
Linux
up arrow 2%
UNIX
up arrow 6%
SQL
up arrow 6%
C#
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 63 votes.

Gender

Female
12%
female alumni
 
Male
88%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 93% dental benefits Dental: 85%
vision benefits Vision: 78% employee benefits None: 6%