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

The average salary for a Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in San Jose, California is $115,462 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$79,226 - $145,549

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$33.72 - $72.13

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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$79,226 - $145,549  
   
Bonus
$9.79 - $20,453  
Profit Sharing
$2,000 - $22,000  
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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$79,908 - $160,002  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 317
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$30$60$90
Hourly Rate
$33.72 - $72.13  
   
Overtime
$23.00 - $71.50  
Local Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$9.79 - $20,453  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,000 - $22,000  
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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$79,908 - $160,002  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 15
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Pay by Experience Level for Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in San Jose, California

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Experience Affects Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in San Jose, California Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 12%


National Average
$122,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 7%

Entry-Level
up arrow 14%

Skills That Affect Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in San Jose, California Salaries

C
up arrow 8%

Java/J2EE
up arrow 8%

Java
up arrow 7%

C++
up arrow 7%

Linux
up arrow 6%

UNIX
up arrow 2%

SQL
up arrow 1%

National Average
$122,000

Oracle
up arrow 2%

C#
up arrow 4%

HTML
up arrow 7%

JavaScript
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 53 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
9%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
49%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 81%
vision benefits Vision: 73% employee benefits None: 7%
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