The average salary for a Software Engineer in Sunnyvale, California is $111,390 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$82,822 - $137,286
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MEDIAN: $111,390
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$31.24 - $69.53
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MEDIAN: $45.61
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$82,822 - $137,286  
   
Bonus
$4,562 - $20,326  
Profit Sharing
$1,014 - $36,987  
Total Pay (?
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$82,503 - $151,342  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 230
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$30$60$90
Hourly Rate
$31.24 - $69.53  
   
Overtime
$72.00  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$4,562 - $20,326  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,014 - $36,987  
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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$82,503 - $151,342  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 16

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About Sunnyvale, California

Santa Clara County, California
151,760
Male:
79,480 (52.4%)
Female:
72,280 (47.6%)
Sunnyvale (/ˈsʌniveɪl/ or /ˈsʌnivəl/) is a city located in Santa Clara County, California. As of the 2010 United States Census, the population was 140,095. Sunnyvale is the seventh most populous city in the San Francisco Bay Area and one of the major cities comprising Silicon Valley. It is bordered by portions of San Jose to the north, Moffett Federal Airfield to the northwest, Mountain View to the west, Los Altos to the southwest, Cupertino to the south, and Santa Clara to the east. It lies along the historic El Camino Real and Highway 101. As part of California's high-tech area known as Silicon Valley, Sunnyvale is the headquarters location of companies including Juniper Networks, Fortinet, Advanced Micro Devices, NetApp, Spansion, Yahoo!, AppliedMicro, and Ariba. It is also home to several aerospace/defense companies: Lockheed Martin has a major facility in Sunnyvale, and Honeywell, Northrop Grumman Electronic Systems - Marine Systems (formerly Joshua Hendy...
Sunnyvale:
$112,217
California:
$64,500
$2,127
Sunnyvale:
$992,400
California:
$449,100
3.6%

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Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Software Engineer

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 25 votes.
055
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries


Late-Career
up arrow 25%


National Average
$116,000


Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries

Android
up arrow 8%

C programming Language
up arrow 4%

up arrow 3%

Hadoop
up arrow 3%

National Average
$116,000

C
up arrow 2%

up arrow 2%

up arrow 2%

SQL
up arrow 2%

JavaScript
up arrow 5%

C++ Programming Language
up arrow 7%

C++
up arrow 8%

PHP
up arrow 8%

HTML
up arrow 11%

UNIX
up arrow 15%

C#
up arrow 19%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 25 votes.

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 79%
dental benefits
None: 4%
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