Software Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA

Salary estimated from 1,034 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: June 14, 2018
Average in San Jose, CA
$131,889 per year
34% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$55,000
$241,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Software Engineer is $131,889 per year in San Jose, CA, which is 34% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 1,034 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 Jose, CA
CompanyAverage salary
$150,967 per year
$149,497 per year
$148,968 per year
$145,662 per year
$143,941 per year
$155,210 per year
$154,130 per year
$149,003 per year
$146,405 per year
$143,673 per year
Software Engineer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$136,244 per year
$132,763 per year
$132,952 per year
$102,772 per year
$129,826 per year

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Software Engineer jobs in San Jose, CA