Average Salary in San Jose, California

San Jose, California Median Salary by Job


Software Engineer
604 salaries

Senior Software Engineer
266 salaries

Mechanical Engineer
135 salaries

Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer
130 salaries

Electrical Engineer
103 salaries

Operations Manager
98 salaries

Principal Software Engineer
89 salaries

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  • Updated: 17 Jun 2017
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About San Jose Salaries

In San Jose, California, the average salary is $82,842. Trends in wages are growing with a 0.4 percent increase over last quarter as of Q1 2017. The cost of living in San Jose is 48.5 percent above the national average. Popular jobs in San Jose include Mechanical Engineer, Software Engineer, and Senior Software Engineer which pay between $76,919 and $133,545 per year. Some popular San Jose industries include Software Development, Information Technology (IT) Services, and Semiconductor Chip Manufacturing. In San Jose, some popular employers include Cisco Systems Inc, eBay Inc., and Apple Computer, Inc.

Popular San Jose Employers

Cisco Systems Inc

Average Salary: $118,541

eBay Inc.

Average Salary: $128,273

Apple Computer, Inc

Average Salary: $127,806

Paypal, Inc.

Average Salary: $128,700

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