Software Engineer Salaries in California

Salary estimated from 9,449 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: August 17, 2018
Average in California
$121,336 per year
23% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$43,000
$239,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Software Engineer make in California?

The average salary for a Software Engineer is $121,336 per year in California, which is 23% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 9,449 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Software Engineer employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Software Engineer is 1-3 years.
Software Engineer salaries by company in California
CompanyAverage salary
$156,870 per year
$152,733 per year
$148,897 per year
$145,386 per year
$142,953 per year
$145,128 per year
$142,525 per year
$141,258 per year
$152,886 per year
$152,765 per year
Software Engineer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$134,067 per year
$139,497 per year
$130,211 per year
$102,988 per year
$132,858 per year

Software Engineer job openings

Full Stack Engineer
Baidu USA
California
Entry Level Software Engineer
Brandes Associates, Inc.
California
Junior Software Engineer - Camp Pendleton, CA
Zenetex LLC
California
Software Engineer jobs in California