Average Early-Career Software Engineer with C Programming Language Skills Salary in Palo Alto, California

$121,528
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$14,740
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The average salary for an Early-Career Software Engineer with C Programming Language skills in Palo Alto, California is $121,528.
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$96k
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$122k
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$148k
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What Are Popular Skills for Software Engineers?

Skills that pay less than market rate include SQL, C++ Programming Language, JavaScript, Python and Java.

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 $119,951 based on 8 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $118,987 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $122,829 based on 5 salaries.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Irvine, California (37.7% less), Boston, Massachusetts (29.0% less) and San Diego, California (26.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 20 survey responses.
Entry Level
40.0%
Mid Career
35.0%
Experienced
25.0%