The average salary for a Software Engineer at Apple Computer, Inc in San Jose, California is $126,908.
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Job Description for Software Engineer
In the world of software design and development, a software engineer plays a key role. The engineer is typically the person who helps to develop the ways that software functions created by a software design team will work. The software engineer will work with designers to help consolidate disparate program functions into a unified whole. The engineer also works with programmers and coders to help map out various programming tasks and smaller functions, which are then combined into larger, functi…Read more
Popular Employer Salaries for Software Engineer
The top respondents for the job title Software Engineer are from the companies Cisco Systems Inc, Paypal, Inc. and eBay Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Adobe Systems Incorporated where the average pay is $118,345. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include eBay Inc. and Paypal, Inc., earning around $116,724 and $116,486, respectively. International Business Machines (IBM) Corp. pays the lowest at around $108,522. Intel Corporation and Google, Inc. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $112,945 and $113,965, respectively.
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Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in Mountain View, California earn an average of 2.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Santa Clara, California (2.3% more) and Cupertino, California (1.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Austin, Texas (12.5% less), San Francisco, California (3.6% less) and Sunnyvale, California (2.4% less).
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