Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in San Jose Salary

The average salary for a Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in San Jose, California is $103,681 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are MySQL, JavaScript, Java, and Python.

$78,754 - $140,068
$79K
$100K
$140K
MEDIAN: $104,693
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50%
90%

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$35.00 - $52.00
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MEDIAN: $40.69
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$0$155K
Salary $78,754 - $140,068
Bonus $255.32 - $16,050
Profit Sharing $24,566
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$79,242 - $155,133
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 47
Hourly Data $0$60
Hourly Rate $40.69
Overtime $60.00
Annual Data $0$155K
Bonus $255.32 - $16,050
Profit Sharing $24,566
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$79,242 - $155,133
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 5

Job Description for Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

Software engineer/developer/programmers may work in one major industry or in a vast array of different industries. Some may work for companies that produce and sell exactly what they work with. Many others work in other types of industries that do not sell these products but make use of their own. So, one could work for Microsoft designing computer programs to sell, while another may work for a large business and be responsible for designing the private computer programs that employees use within their office.

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Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Tasks

  • Test and document software for client applications.
  • Write, modify, and debug software for client applications.
  • Write code to create single-threaded or user interface event driven applications, either stand-alone and those which access servers or services.
  • Use source debuggers and visual development environments.

About San Jose, California

Santa Clara County, California
1,026,919
Male:
518,317 (50.5%)
Female:
508,602 (49.5%)
San Jose (/ˌsæn hoʊˈzeɪ/; Spanish for Saint Joseph), originally Pueblo de San José de Guadalupe and officially the City of San José, is the third-largest city by population in California, the tenth-largest by population in the United States, and the county seat of Santa Clara County. San Jose is the largest city within the Bay Area and the largest city in Northern California. Before the arrival of the Spanish, the area around San Jose was inhabited by the Ohlone people. San Jose was founded on November 29, 1777, as San José de Guadalupe, the first civilian town in the Spanish colony of Alta California. The city served as a farming community to support Spanish military installations at San Francisco and Monterey. When California gained statehood in 1850, San Jose became the capital. After more than 150 years as a small farming community, the San Jose area in the mid-20th century contained some of...
San Jose:
$91,451
California:
$64,500
$1,757
San Jose:
$717,100
California:
$449,100
4.1%

Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Job Listings

Key Stats for Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
4%
20 years or more
2%

Experience Affects Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

Mid-Career
▲34%

Experienced
▲6%

National Average
$106,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

MySQL
▲29%

JavaScript
▲24%

Java
▲23%

Python
▲20%

C++ Programming Language
▼0%

C programming Language
▼0%

National Average
$106,000

Linux
▼1%

C
▼4%

C++
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
4%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 85%
no benefits
None: 5%