Software Engineer Salaries in San Francisco, CA

Salary estimated from 1,042 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: December 12, 2018
Average in San Francisco, CA
$130,520 per year
30% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$50,000
$248,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Software Engineer make in San Francisco, CA?

The average salary for a Software Engineer is $130,520 per year in San Francisco, CA, which is 30% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 1,042 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 San Francisco, CA
CompanyAverage salary
$166,626 per year
$164,295 per year
$161,334 per year
$150,921 per year
$150,251 per year
$201,602 per year
$165,674 per year
$149,324 per year
$144,484 per year
$146,710 per year
Software Engineer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$115,187 per year
$111,699 per year
$136,950 per year
$136,361 per year
$124,272 per year

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Software Engineer jobs in San Francisco, CA