Average Entry-Level Software Engineer with Java Skills Salary in Palo Alto, California

$109,410
Avg. Salary
$14,709
Bonus
$15,000
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Software Engineer with Java skills in Palo Alto, California is $109,410.
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$74k
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$127k
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$74k - $127k
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$5k - $31k
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$74k - $150k
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Popular Skills for Software Engineer

Skills in Python, C++ Programming Language and C Programming Language are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include SQL and JavaScript.

Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer

An early career Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $120,810 based on 92 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $136,123 based on 30 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $137,455 based on 10 salaries.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (31.1% less), Austin, Texas (31.0% less) and Boston, Massachusetts (25.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 132 survey responses.
Early Career
69.7%
Mid Career
22.7%
Experienced
7.6%