Senior Software Engineer Salaries in Palo Alto, CA

Salary estimated from 332 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: October 13, 2018
Average in Palo Alto, CA
$155,149 per year
32% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$73,000
$267,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Senior Software Engineer make in Palo Alto, CA?

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer is $155,149 per year in Palo Alto, CA, which is 32% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 332 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Senior Software Engineer employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Senior Software Engineer is 2-4 years.
Senior Software Engineer salaries by company in Palo Alto, CA
CompanyAverage salary
$172,541 per year
$154,087 per year
$173,701 per year
$174,259 per year
$169,765 per year
$166,046 per year
$166,640 per year
$161,014 per year
$157,592 per year
$153,460 per year
Senior Software Engineer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$148,781 per year
$149,294 per year
$113,430 per year
$146,916 per year
$117,416 per year