Staff Engineer with Software Development Skills Salary

The average pay for a Staff Engineer with Software Development skills is $127,671 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$88,393 - $152,958
$88K
$130K
$150K
MEDIAN: $127,671
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Salary
$88,393 - $152,958  
   
Bonus
$3,902 - $25,225  
Profit Sharing
$19,518  
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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$86,049 - $182,532  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 71

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Pay by Experience Level for Staff Engineer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Staff Engineer

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
45%
20 years or more
12%
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Experience Affects Staff Engineer Salaries

Experienced
▲5%

Mid-Career
▲2%

Late-Career
▲1%

National Average
$135,000

Entry-Level
▼43%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
45%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 97%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
vision benefits
Vision: 80%
dental benefits
None: 3%
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