Software Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA

Salary estimated from 496 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: November 16, 2018
Average in San Jose, CA
$134,884 per year
34% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$51,000
$258,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Software Engineer is $134,884 per year in San Jose, CA, which is 34% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 496 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
$171,964 per year
$151,883 per year
$147,858 per year
$147,879 per year
$145,340 per year
$143,205 per year
$158,455 per year
$154,689 per year
$143,421 per year
$143,144 per year
Software Engineer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$130,690 per year
$116,484 per year
$111,136 per year
$138,690 per year
$129,632 per year

Software Engineer job openings

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Software Engineer jobs in San Jose, CA