Average Salary in San Jose, California

Get a Free Salary Report »
San Jose, California Median Salary by Job


Software Engineer
1089 profiles




Operations Manager
175 profiles



See all employers for San Jose, California »
See all degrees for San Jose, California »
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 May 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 25,105
  • View Table

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Find out more about pay in San Jose

About San Jose Salaries

In San Jose, California, the average salary is $84,235. As of Q1 2018, the trend in wages is declining with a 0.3 percent decrease 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 Mechanical Engineer, Software Engineer, and Senior Software Engineer which pay between $77,669 and $131,905 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: $116,908

eBay Inc.

Average Salary: $127,709

Apple Computer, Inc

Average Salary: $128,234

Adobe Systems Incorporated

Average Salary: $117,964

Browse all employers »

San Jose, California Job Listings

United States (change)