Software Engineer Salaries in California

Salary estimated from 8,875 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: March 16, 2019
Average in California
$119,999 per year
18% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$39,000
$243,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Software Engineer make in California?

The average salary for a Software Engineer is $119,999 per year in California, which is 18% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 8,875 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
$166,746 per year
$157,673 per year
$157,302 per year
$152,452 per year
$146,572 per year
$143,359 per year
$144,493 per year
$140,608 per year
$142,401 per year
$147,848 per year
Software Engineer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$116,828 per year
$131,627 per year
$107,937 per year
$146,031 per year
$134,446 per year

Software Engineer job openings

Full Stack Software Engineer
Samsung Research America
Mountain View, CA
Full Stack Engineer
Survios
Los Angeles, CA
Software Engineer
Noosh
Silicon Valley, CA
Software Engineer jobs in California