The average pay for a Staff Software Engineer with C skills is $135,000 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

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

Key Stats for Staff Software Engineer

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %
5-9 years
60%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
20%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Staff Software Engineer Salaries

National Average
$138,000



Late-Career
up arrow 7%

Entry-Level
up arrow 33%

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Years of Experience

5-9 years
60%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 100%
vision benefits
Vision: 100%
dental benefits
None:
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