Average Senior Software Engineer with C Programming Language Skills Salary in Sunnyvale, California

$147,766
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$123k
MEDIAN
$148k
90%
$177k

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer is $147,766

Base Salary
$123k - $177k
Bonus
$5k - $25k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $10k
Total Pay
$128k - $194k
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What Do Senior Software Engineers Do?

Senior Software Engineer Tasks
  • Test and document software for client applications.
  • Guide and review work of junior engineers.
  • Translate business requirements into technical specifications and help manage project priorities and timelines.
  • Write, modify, and debug software for client applications.
  • Use source debuggers and visual development environments.
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Gender Breakdown

Male
94.7%
Female
5.3%
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Common Health Benefits

Medical

96%

Dental

92%

Vision

77%

None

4%