Software Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA

Salary estimated from 439 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: December 16, 2018
Average in San Jose, CA
$137,505 per year
37% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$49,000
$269,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Software Engineer is $137,505 per year in San Jose, CA, which is 37% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 439 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
$149,762 per year
$147,858 per year
$146,769 per year
$144,874 per year
$173,676 per year
$162,302 per year
$154,689 per year
$142,884 per year
$143,144 per year
$139,787 per year
Software Engineer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$130,570 per year
$114,999 per year
$111,583 per year
$135,786 per year
$123,716 per year

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Software Engineer jobs in San Jose, CA