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

The average pay for a Mid-Career Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in San Jose, California is $121,139 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Java, Python, and C++ Programming Language.

$75,523 - $150,010
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MEDIAN: $121,139
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$75,523 - $150,010  
   
Bonus
$2,051 - $19,598  
Profit Sharing
$14,800  
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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$77,528 - $164,637  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 64
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$30$60$90
Hourly Rate
$52.38  
   
Overtime
$30.00  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$2,051 - $19,598  
   
Profit Sharing
$14,800  
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).
)
$77,528 - $164,637  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 6
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About San Jose, California

Santa Clara County, California
1,011,560
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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Skills That Affect Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

Java
up arrow 22%

Python
up arrow 19%

C++ Programming Language
up arrow 16%

JavaScript
up arrow 10%

UNIX
up arrow 10%

SQL
up arrow 8%

C programming Language
up arrow 4%

Java/J2EE
up arrow 3%

National Average
$127,000

C
up arrow 9%

Linux
up arrow 28%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
medical benefits
Vision: 70%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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