How much does a Staff Engineer make?

Updated 21 Jan 2022
US$114,694 /yr
Average Base Pay

8,107 salaries

US$68K

Low

US$115K

Average

US$192K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

How much does a Staff Engineer make? The national average salary for a Staff Engineer is $114,694 in United States. Filter by location to see Staff Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 8,107 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Staff Engineer employees.

Seniority Levels

L4
Staff Engineer£62,596 /yr
L5
Principal Engineer£58,867 /yr
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£48,578

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£74,946

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£67,388

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£36,326

per year

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Arm
4

Arm

Staff Engineer

£64,185

 /yr
Range: £45K - £89K
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£45K

£89K

£44,930 - £89,430 Range

Qualcomm
4.1

Qualcomm

Staff Engineer

£62,103

 /yr
Range: £54K - £71K

£54K

£71K

£54,017 - £71,422 Range

Seagate Technology
3.8

Seagate Technology

Staff Engineer

£43,382

 /yr
Range: £40K - £51K

£40K

£51K

£40,148 - £51,172 Range

Fugro
3.5

Fugro

Staff Engineer

£24,858

 /yr
Range: £24K - £28K

£24K

£28K

£24,429 - £27,758 Range

CSR (UK)
3.6

CSR (UK)

Staff Engineer

£60,993

 /yr
Range: £57K - £66K

£57K

£66K

£56,503 - £65,728 Range

GE Aviation
3.7

GE Aviation

Staff Engineer
About 

£55K -£60K

£55K

£60K

£55,116 - £60,278 Range

Mimecast
3.9

Mimecast

Staff Engineer
About 

£91K -£121K

£91K

£121K

£90,752 - £120,508 Range

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Broadcom
3.4

Broadcom

Staff Engineer
About 

£40K -£55K

£40K

£55K

£39,542 - £54,657 Range

Deliveroo
3.9

Deliveroo

Staff Engineer
About 

£116K -£163K

£116K

£163K

£115,650 - £163,403 Range

Samsung Electronics
3.8

Samsung Electronics

Staff Engineer
About 

£63K -£70K

£63K

£70K

£62,721 - £70,169 Range

Fugro Geoconsulting
3.5

Fugro Geoconsulting

Staff Engineer
About 

£26K -£28K

£26K

£28K

£25,652 - £27,948 Range

Kobalt Music Group
3.6

Kobalt Music Group

Staff Engineer
About 

£108K -£142K

£108K

£142K

£108,299 - £141,701 Range

Babylon
3.5

Babylon

Staff Engineer
About 

£90K -£106K

£90K

£106K

£90,409 - £106,193 Range

carwow
3.8

carwow

Staff Engineer
About 

£90K -£98K

£90K

£98K

£90,312 - £98,353 Range

Zego Insurance
4.2

Zego Insurance

Staff Engineer
About 

£86K -£95K

£86K

£95K

£86,375 - £95,124 Range

Proofpoint
4

Proofpoint

Staff Engineer
About 

£79K -£85K

£79K

£85K

£78,510 - £85,186 Range

Simply Business
4.2

Simply Business

Staff Engineer
About 

£88K -£96K

£88K

£96K

£88,469 - £96,257 Range

BGL Group
3.4

BGL Group

Staff Engineer
About 

£95K -£104K

£95K

£104K

£95,069 - £103,598 Range

Tide
3.9

Tide

Staff Engineer
About 

£91K -£99K

£91K

£99K

£91,013 - £98,807 Range

VIAVI Solutions
4

VIAVI Solutions

Staff Engineer
About 

£60K -£64K

£60K

£64K

£60,106 - £64,375 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Staff Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a Staff Engineer is £62,596 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Staff Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 144 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Staff Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Staff Engineer in United Kingdom is £92,602 per year.

The lowest salary for a Staff Engineer in United Kingdom is £42,313 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent staff engineer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

£76,000
per year
A Staff Engineer in the Cambridge Area area reported making £76,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Cambridge Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
£60,000
per year
A Staff Engineer in the Cambridge Area area reported making £60,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Cambridge Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
£90,000
per year
A Staff Engineer in the London Area area reported making £90,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
£95,000
per year
A Staff Engineer in the London Area area reported making £95,000 per year
Additional Pay
£1k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
£95,000
per year
A Staff Engineer in the London Area area reported making £95,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
£80,000
per year
A Staff Engineer in the Sheffield Area area reported making £80,000 per year
Additional Pay
£11k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Sheffield Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
£71,494
per year
A Staff Engineer in the Cambridge Area area reported making £71,494 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Cambridge Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
£44,000
per year
A Staff Engineer in the Belfast Area area reported making £44,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Belfast Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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