Average Senior Applications Engineer Salary in Santa Clara, California

$113,862
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$10,500
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The average salary for a Senior Applications Engineer in Santa Clara, California is $113,862.
10%
$65k
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$114k
90%
$169k
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What Do Senior Applications Engineers Do?

Senior Applications Engineer Tasks
  • Research, document, and act as subject matter expert on specified applications.
  • Participate in design and improvement processes.
  • Coordinate data across teams to create coherent products and communication with clients.
  • Manage project schedules, including testing and delivery to customers.

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What Are Popular Skills for Senior Applications Engineers?

Skills in Engineering Design and Technical Sales are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Project Management.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Senior Applications Engineers?

An early career Senior Applications Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $112,500 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Senior Applications Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $92,000 based on 6 salaries.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Minneapolis, Minnesota (19.6% less), Austin, Texas (17.0% less) and Houston, Texas (15.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 11 survey responses.
Early Career
45.5%
Experienced
54.5%