Software Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA

Salary estimated from 618 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: October 13, 2018
Average in San Jose, CA
$129,081 per year
30% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$48,000
$247,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Software Engineer is $129,081 per year in San Jose, CA, which is 30% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 618 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
$151,883 per year
$152,005 per year
$148,458 per year
$146,872 per year
$146,274 per year
$143,922 per year
$167,291 per year
$158,455 per year
$155,332 per year
$151,174 per year
Software Engineer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$130,546 per year
$105,462 per year
$114,048 per year
$139,996 per year
$129,799 per year

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Software Engineer jobs in San Jose, CA