Average Software Engineer with C Programming Language Skills Salary in San Francisco, California

$114,259
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$9,952
Bonus
$15,000
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The average salary for a Software Engineer with C Programming Language skills in San Francisco, California is $114,259.
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$80k
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$114k
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$148k
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$80k - $148k
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$98 - $21k
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$81k - $162k
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What Are Popular Skills for Software Engineers?

Skills in JavaScript, Python, Java, SQL and React.js are correlated to pay that is above average.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineers?

An entry-level Software Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $101,130 based on 17 salaries. An early career Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $109,644 based on 53 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $128,528 based on 29 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $120,000 based on 6 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $130,000.
Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in San Jose, California earn an average of 2.3% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Austin, Texas (26.0% less), Boston, Massachusetts (23.1% less) and San Diego, California (20.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 110 survey responses.
Entry Level
15.5%
Early Career
48.2%
Mid Career
26.4%
Experienced
5.5%
Late Career
4.5%