Average Salary in Palo Alto, California

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Software Engineer
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Data Scientist
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Office Manager
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  • Updated: 13 Apr 2019
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About Palo Alto Salaries

The average salary in Palo Alto, California is $97,603. Trends in wages are up 0.2 percent as of Q1 2019. The cost of living in Palo Alto is 50.5 percent more expensive than the national average. The most popular occupations in Palo Alto are Executive Assistant, Software Engineer, and Senior Software Engineer which pay between $77,342 and $146,412 annually. Some popular Palo Alto industries include Software Development, Software as a Service (SaaS) Development, and Information Technology (IT) Services. In Palo Alto, some popular employers include Stanford University, Vmware, Inc., and Tesla Motors.

Popular Palo Alto Employers

Stanford University

Average Salary: $81,376

Vmware, Inc.

Average Salary: $140,196

Tesla Motors

Average Salary: $101,711

Space Systems/Loral

Average Salary: $91,315

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