Software Engineer Salaries in San Francisco, CA, United States Area

Updated 27 Jun 2022
US$135,464 /yr
Average Base Pay

36,261 salaries

US$100K

Low

US$135K

Average

US$184K

High

Additional Cash Compensation
AverageUS$23,379RangeUS$4,396 - US$124,323
The average salary for Software Engineer is US$135,464 per year in the San Francisco, CA, United States Area. The average additional cash compensation for a Software Engineer in the San Francisco, CA, United States Area is US$23,379, with a range from US$4,396 - US$124,323. Salaries estimates are based on 36261 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Software Engineer employees in the San Francisco, CA, United States Area.

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US$142,981 /yr
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Entry Level Software Engineer

US$100,286

per year

Principal Software Engineer

US$174,582

per year

Software Development Engineer

US$138,734

per year

Software Development Engineer In Test (SDET)

US$118,299

per year

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Meta
4.3

Meta

Software Engineer

US$167,010

 /yr
Range: US$83K - US$545K

US$83K

US$545K

US$82,550 - US$544,700 Range

Google
4.5

Google

Software Engineer

US$151,370

 /yr
Range: US$11K - US$346K

US$11K

US$346K

US$11,106 - US$346,381 Range

Uber
4.0

Uber

Software Engineer

US$152,763

 /yr
Range: US$80K - US$430K

US$80K

US$430K

US$80,246 - US$429,600 Range

Cisco Systems
4.3

Cisco Systems

Software Engineer

US$145,372

 /yr
Range: US$58K - US$244K

US$58K

US$244K

US$58,264 - US$244,345 Range

Salesforce
4.4

Salesforce

Software Engineer

US$133,023

 /yr
Range: US$74K - US$302K

US$74K

US$302K

US$74,030 - US$302,125 Range

Pinterest
4.1

Pinterest

Software Engineer

US$168,605

 /yr
Range: US$101K - US$312K

US$101K

US$312K

US$101,287 - US$311,813 Range

Yelp
3.5

Yelp

Software Engineer

US$145,371

 /yr
Range: US$103K - US$247K

US$103K

US$247K

US$102,734 - US$246,897 Range

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Airbnb
4.2

Airbnb

Software Engineer

US$202,936

 /yr
Range: US$74K - US$292K

US$74K

US$292K

US$73,675 - US$291,678 Range

Uatc

Software Engineer

US$133,023

 /yr
Range: US$105K - US$189K

US$105K

US$189K

US$105,196 - US$188,674 Range

Twitter
4.2

Twitter

Software Engineer

US$144,608

 /yr
Range: US$96K - US$333K

US$96K

US$333K

US$96,461 - US$333,141 Range

Splunk
4.1

Splunk

Software Engineer

US$149,546

 /yr
Range: US$112K - US$234K

US$112K

US$234K

US$111,813 - US$233,750 Range

Snowflake
4.3

Snowflake

Software Engineer

US$152,714

 /yr
Range: US$104K - US$215K

US$104K

US$215K

US$103,651 - US$215,203 Range

Block
4.2

Block

Software Engineer

US$169,060

 /yr
Range: US$106K - US$464K

US$106K

US$464K

US$105,939 - US$463,951 Range

Dropbox
4.3

Dropbox

Software Engineer

US$164,906

 /yr
Range: US$82K - US$295K

US$82K

US$295K

US$82,088 - US$294,793 Range

Meta
4.3

Meta

Software Engineer - Monthly Intern

US$9,073

 /mo
Range: US$2K - US$13K

US$2K

US$13K

US$1,745 - US$13,464 Range

Lyft
4.0

Lyft

Software Engineer

US$189,838

 /yr
Range: US$113K - US$320K

US$113K

US$320K

US$113,409 - US$319,704 Range

DoorDash
3.8

DoorDash

Software Engineer

US$179,259

 /yr
Range: US$124K - US$280K

US$124K

US$280K

US$123,660 - US$279,857 Range

Oracle
3.9

Oracle

Software Engineer

US$133,908

 /yr
Range: US$16K - US$311K

US$16K

US$311K

US$15,924 - US$311,239 Range

Informatica
4.3

Informatica

Software Engineer

US$136,828

 /yr
Range: US$99K - US$200K

US$99K

US$200K

US$99,450 - US$199,611 Range

LinkedIn
4.5

LinkedIn

Software Engineer

US$156,424

 /yr
Range: US$104K - US$300K

US$104K

US$300K

US$103,514 - US$300,000 Range

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US$150,000

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8 days ago by a Software Engineer with 4 to 6 years of experience

US$148,000

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8 days ago by a Software Engineer with 1 to 3 years of experience

US$198,000

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US$150,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Software Engineer with 4 to 6 years of experience

US$195,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Software Engineer with 7 to 9 years of experience

US$187,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Software Engineer with 4 to 6 years of experience

US$135,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Stock BonusUS$125,000/yr

9 days ago by a Software Engineer with 1 to 3 years of experience

US$200,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Software Engineer with 10 to 14 years of experience

US$253,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Stock BonusUS$17,000/yr

9 days ago by a Software Engineer with 7 to 9 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Software Engineer salaries

The average salary for a Software Engineer is US$135,464 per year in San Francisco, CA, United States Area. Salaries estimates are based on 36261 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Software Engineer employees in San Francisco, CA, United States Area.

The highest salary for a Software Engineer in San Francisco, CA, United States Area is US$183,785 per year.

The lowest salary for a Software Engineer in San Francisco, CA, United States Area is US$99,847 per year.