Software Engineer Salaries in Palo Alto, CA

Salary estimated from 324 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: October 17, 2018
Average in Palo Alto, CA
$141,061 per year
42% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$58,000
$259,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Software Engineer is $141,061 per year in Palo Alto, CA, which is 42% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 324 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 Palo Alto, CA
CompanyAverage salary
$160,656 per year
$156,420 per year
$141,347 per year
$164,471 per year
$159,678 per year
$159,813 per year
$143,981 per year
$144,075 per year
$142,376 per year
$138,608 per year
Software Engineer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$130,717 per year
$105,224 per year
$114,057 per year
$128,972 per year
$139,904 per year