Mid-Career Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in San Jose Salary

The average pay for a Mid-Career Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in San Jose, California is $126,607 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are C++ Programming Language, Python, and Java.

$77,731 - $155,484
$78K
$130K
$160K
MEDIAN: $126,607
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MEDIAN: $55.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$77,731 - $155,484  
   
Bonus
$4,805 - $20,374  
Profit Sharing
$14,000  
Total Pay (?
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$79,081 - $168,432  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 71
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$30$60$90
Hourly Rate
$55.00  
   
Overtime
$30.00  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$4,805 - $20,374  
   
Profit Sharing
$14,000  
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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$79,081 - $168,432  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 5

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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 Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
5-9 years
74%
10-19 years
26%
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Skills That Affect Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

C++ Programming Language
▲14%

Python
▲13%

Java
▲11%

Java/J2EE
▲4%

SQL
▲3%

UNIX
▲3%

National Average
$135,000

C programming Language
▼1%

JavaScript
▼3%

Oracle
▼3%

C
▼14%

Linux
▼26%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 74%
no benefits
None: 8%
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