Average Salary in San Jose, California

San Jose, California Median Hourly Rate by Job


Administrative Assistant
95 profiles

Registered Nurse (RN)
89 profiles

Office Manager
61 profiles

Medical Assistant
59 profiles

Sales Associate
49 profiles

Registered Dental Assistant (RDA)
46 profiles

Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)
44 profiles

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  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
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About San Jose Salaries

In San Jose, California, the average salary is $84,039. As of Q2 2017, the trend in wages is growing with a 0.3 percent increase over last quarter. The cost of living in San Jose is 48.5 percent higher than the national average. The most popular occupations in San Jose are Software Engineer, Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer, and Senior Software Engineer which pay between $107,963 and $136,235 per year. The most popular industries in San Jose are Software Development, Information Technology (IT) Services, and Semiconductor Chip Manufacturing. Some popular San Jose employers include Cisco Systems Inc, eBay Inc., and Apple Computer, Inc.

Popular San Jose Employers

Cisco Systems Inc

Average Salary: $121,549

eBay Inc.

Average Salary: $129,453

Apple Computer, Inc

Average Salary: $129,991

Paypal, Inc.

Average Salary: $124,539

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