Software Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA

Salary estimated from 472 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: March 16, 2019
Average in San Jose, CA
$146,031 per year
43% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$54,000
$282,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Software Engineer is $146,031 per year in San Jose, CA, which is 43% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 472 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
$148,893 per year
$146,405 per year
$173,584 per year
$162,668 per year
$150,917 per year
$150,466 per year
$143,008 per year
$146,836 per year
$147,165 per year
$141,143 per year
Software Engineer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$116,828 per year
$131,627 per year
$107,937 per year
$134,446 per year
$122,336 per year

Software Engineer job openings

Front-End Engineer
Nuro
Mountain View, CA
Web Engineer (Front-End)
Clover Network, Inc.
Sunnyvale, CA
Full Stack Python Engineer
SimpleLegal
Mountain View, CA
Software Engineer jobs in San Jose, CA