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Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary in San Francisco

A Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in San Francisco, California earns an average salary of $89,426 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Python and PHP.

$54,631 - $122,816
(Median)
$55K
$89K
$120K
MEDIAN: $89,425
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Salary
$54,631 - $122,816  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $19,627  
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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$53,048 - $133,034  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 92

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Experience Affects Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in San Francisco, California Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 15%

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

National Average
$93,000


Skills That Affect Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in San Francisco, California Salaries

Python
up arrow 11%

PHP
up arrow 11%

JavaScript
up arrow 7%

Java
up arrow 4%

Linux
up arrow 4%

National Average
$93,000

HTML
up arrow 8%

Ruby on Rails
up arrow 8%

Ruby
up arrow 10%

SQL
up arrow 11%

C++
up arrow 24%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 83% dental benefits Dental: 71%
vision benefits Vision: 65% employee benefits None: 15%