A Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in San Francisco, California earns an average salary of $107,013 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.
Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in San Francisco, California Total Pay (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$77,412 - $135,300
(Median)
77K
93K
110K
120K
140K
MEDIAN: $107,012
10%
25%
50%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site
Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in San Francisco, California Total Pay (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$49.19 - $99.78
(Median)
49
74
100
MEDIAN: $73.00
10%
50%
90%
Add this chart to your site

National Salary Data

 (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$77,412 - $135,300  
   
Bonus
$978 - $15,658  
Profit Sharing
$1,788 - $20,134  
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).
)
$79,389 - $146,987  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 17 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 850
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$34$68$102
Hourly Rate
$49.19 - $99.78  
   
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$978 - $15,658  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,788 - $20,134  
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).
)
$79,389 - $146,987  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 17 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 850
Is Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
Location:
United States (change)
Years in Field/Career:

Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Job Listings

Search for more jobs:
job title / company
location
Pay by Experience Level for Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in San Francisco, California
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Experience Affects Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in San Francisco, California Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 15%
National Average
$113,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 13%

Skills That Affect Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in San Francisco, California Salaries

JavaScript
up arrow 8%
Java/J2EE
up arrow 7%
C
up arrow 6%
C++
up arrow 5%
Linux
up arrow 5%
UNIX
up arrow 4%
Java
0%
Oracle
0%
National Average
$113,000
SQL
up arrow 1%
HTML
up arrow 3%
Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 4%
C#
up arrow 5%
.NET
up arrow 6%
ASP.NET
up arrow 9%
Job Satisfaction
Highly satisfied Image
Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5 based on 167 votes.
Gender
Female
6%
female alumni
 
Male
94%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
9%
5-9 years
40%
10-19 years
43%
20 years or more
8%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 68% employee benefits None: 8%
Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid
Job Title:
Years in Field/Career:
Location:
United States (change)
- OR -