Average Experienced Software Engineer Salary in Mountain View, California

$146,528
Avg. Salary
$20,000
Bonus
$29,479
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The average salary for an Experienced Software Engineer in Mountain View, California is $146,528.
10%
$112k
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$147k
90%
$196k
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Salary
$112k - $196k
Bonus
$2k - $39k
Profit Sharing
$3k - $38k
Total Pay
$113k - $210k

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Popular Skills for Software Engineer

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

Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer

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 $110,578 based on 111 salaries. An early career Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $120,467 based on 441 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $133,827 based on 139 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $157,207.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Austin, Texas (28.1% less), San Diego, California (23.5% less) and Los Angeles, California (21.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 703 survey responses.
Entry Level
15.8%
Early Career
62.7%
Mid Career
19.8%
Late Career
1.7%