Average Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary in Santa Clara, California

$102,787
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$14,739
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The average salary for a Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in Santa Clara, California is $102,787.
10%
$75k
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$103k
90%
$134k
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$75k - $134k
Bonus
$6k - $25k
Total Pay
$61k - $141k

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Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

An early career Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $109,964 based on 15 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $100,000 based on 5 salaries.
Employees with Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 7.3% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (25.4% less), Austin, Texas (24.2% less) and Chicago, Illinois (22.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 20 survey responses.
Early Career
75.0%
Mid Career
25.0%