Software Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA

Salary estimated from 396 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: January 13, 2019
Average in San Jose, CA
$140,005 per year
39% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$49,000
$276,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Software Engineer is $140,005 per year in San Jose, CA, which is 39% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 396 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
$150,608 per year
$149,431 per year
$147,554 per year
$144,960 per year
$173,676 per year
$162,302 per year
$154,689 per year
$149,988 per year
$145,400 per year
$139,639 per year
Software Engineer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$130,299 per year
$114,923 per year
$111,347 per year
$120,670 per year
$133,283 per year

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Software Engineer jobs in San Jose, CA