The average salary for a Senior Staff Engineer with Engineering Design skills in San Jose, California is $150,652.
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Job Description for Senior Staff Engineer
Senior staff engineers must have at least a bachelor’s degree in engineering and four years of experience in the field, and many employers prefer those who also have a master's degree. Senior staff engineers must stay up-to-date with all federal, state, and local code laws to ensure that safety regulations are met, as they are responsible for overseeing the daily operations of their divisions. They are tasked with providing support to lower-level staff and handling disciplinary actions as neede…Read more
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Popular Skills for Senior Staff Engineer
Skills in Engineering Design, Semiconductor, Software Development and Product Development are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Problem Solving and Manufacturing Process Engineering.
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Employees with Senior Staff Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 20.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Santa Clara, California (9.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Grand Rapids, Michigan (20.5% less), Chicago, Illinois (16.1% less) and Orlando, Florida (13.7% less).
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