Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in Sunnyvale, California Salary

A Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in Sunnyvale, California earns an average salary of $131,109 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$91,957 - $167,498
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$92K
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$170K
MEDIAN: $131,108
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$91,957 - $167,498  
   
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$3,523 - $18,519  
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$98,850 - $174,775  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 34

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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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Experience Affects Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

Late-Career
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Mid-Career
0%

National Average
$141,000

Experienced
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Skills That Affect Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

National Average
$141,000

C programming Language
up arrow 1%

Java
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Java/J2EE
up arrow 4%

JavaScript
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C
up arrow 12%

C++
up arrow 14%

Linux
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 96%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
medical benefits
Vision: 75%
dental benefits
None: 4%
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