Average Experienced Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary in San Jose, California

$108,229
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$1,375
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The average salary for an Experienced Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in San Jose, California is $108,229.
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$0 - $108k
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$0 - $1k
Total Pay
$87k - $148k

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Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

An entry-level Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $102,824 based on 6 salaries. An early career Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $104,874 based on 54 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $117,916 based on 29 salaries.
Employees with Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 4.8% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Raleigh, North Carolina (19.6% less), Austin, Texas (19.6% less) and New York, New York (12.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 89 survey responses.
Entry Level
6.7%
Early Career
60.7%
Mid Career
32.6%