Software Engineer Salaries in California

Salary estimated from 9,143 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: October 20, 2018
Average in California
$118,680 per year
19% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$39,000
$239,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Software Engineer make in California?

The average salary for a Software Engineer is $118,680 per year in California, which is 19% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 9,143 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
$155,868 per year
$151,330 per year
$147,752 per year
$145,441 per year
$141,938 per year
$138,180 per year
$139,049 per year
$137,241 per year
$157,054 per year
$150,959 per year
Software Engineer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$130,572 per year
$105,254 per year
$113,988 per year
$129,090 per year
$139,762 per year

Software Engineer job openings

Software Engineer - Cloud
Samsung Research America
Mountain View, CA
Backend Engineer
Dote Shopping
California
Backend Engineer - Remote
HelloMD
California
Software Engineer jobs in California