Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in San Jose, California Salary

The average salary for a Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in San Jose, California is $102,588 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are JavaScript, MySQL, Java, and Python.

$77,991 - $145,753
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MEDIAN: $102,588
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$30.00 - $51.05
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MEDIAN: $40.69
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Salary
$77,991 - $145,753  
   
Bonus
$246.58 - $16,269  
Profit Sharing
$9,000  
Total Pay (?
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$77,192 - $152,232  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 40
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$30$60$90
Hourly Rate
$40.69  
   
Overtime
$68.29  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$246.58 - $16,269  
   
Profit Sharing
$9,000  
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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$77,192 - $152,232  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7

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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 / Developer / Programmer

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
042
Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
6%
20 years or more
2%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 35%

Experienced
up arrow 7%

National Average
$105,000


Skills That Affect Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

JavaScript
up arrow 31%

MySQL
up arrow 31%

Java
up arrow 25%

Python
up arrow 16%

C++ Programming Language
up arrow 1%

Linux
0%

National Average
$105,000

C
up arrow 2%

C programming Language
up arrow 2%

C++
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
6%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 76%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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