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

The average salary for a Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in San Jose, California is $97,945 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$77,239 - $125,969
(Median)
$77K
$98K
$130K
MEDIAN: $97,945
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$77,239 - $125,969  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,690  
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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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$65,422 - $128,883  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 54
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Experience Affects Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 16%

Experienced
up arrow 11%

National Average
$101,000


Skills That Affect Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

C
up arrow 1%

C++
up arrow 1%

Python
0%

National Average
$101,000

Java
up arrow 1%

JavaScript
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
medical benefits
Vision: 72%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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