Average Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary in Palo Alto, California

$106,960
Avg. Salary
$13,736
Bonus
$6,500
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The average salary for a Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in Palo Alto, California is $106,960.
10%
$57k
MEDIAN
$107k
90%
$146k
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Salary
$57k - $146k
Bonus
$8k - $15k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $7k
Total Pay
$62k - $153k

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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 $119,144 based on 9 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $103,363 based on 5 salaries.
Employees with Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 3.1% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (28.4% less), Austin, Texas (27.1% less) and Chicago, Illinois (25.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 14 survey responses.
Early Career
64.3%
Mid Career
35.7%