How much does a Staff Engineer make?

Updated 26 Sep 2021
£62,424 /yr
Average Base Pay

145 salaries

£42K

Low

£62K

Average

£92K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Staff Engineer is £62,424 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Staff Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 145 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Staff Engineer employees.

Seniority Levels

L4
Staff Engineer£62,424 /yr
L5
Principal Engineer£58,900 /yr
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Arm
4.1

Arm

Staff Engineer

£60,889

 /yr
Range: £45K - £83K
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£45K

£83K

£45,101 - £82,990 Range

Qualcomm
4.2

Qualcomm

Staff Engineer

£60,036

 /yr
Range: £52K - £69K

£52K

£69K

£52,133 - £68,930 Range

Seagate Technology
3.8

Seagate Technology

Staff Engineer

£42,000

 /yr
Range: £39K - £49K

£39K

£49K

£38,748 - £49,387 Range

CSR (UK)
3.6

CSR (UK)

Staff Engineer

£61,150

 /yr
Range: £55K - £65K

£55K

£65K

£54,531 - £64,580 Range

GE Aviation
3.6

GE Aviation

Staff Engineer
About 

£53K -£59K

£53K

£59K

£53,227 - £58,674 Range

Samsung Electronics
3.7

Samsung Electronics

Staff Engineer
About 

£61K -£68K

£61K

£68K

£60,636 - £68,185 Range

Fugro Geoconsulting
3.5

Fugro Geoconsulting

Staff Engineer
About 

£25K -£27K

£25K

£27K

£24,904 - £26,704 Range

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Mimecast
3.8

Mimecast

Staff Engineer
About 

£88K -£116K

£88K

£116K

£88,232 - £115,828 Range

Broadcom
3.4

Broadcom

Staff Engineer
About 

£38K -£52K

£38K

£52K

£37,855 - £52,435 Range

Kobalt Music Group
3.8

Kobalt Music Group

Staff Engineer
About 

£105K -£137K

£105K

£137K

£104,790 - £137,006 Range

Fugro
3.5

Fugro

Staff Engineer
About 

£23K -£28K

£23K

£28K

£22,856 - £27,853 Range

carwow
3.5

carwow

Staff Engineer
About 

£87K -£96K

£87K

£96K

£87,205 - £95,652 Range

Deliveroo
3.7

Deliveroo

Staff Engineer
About 

£112K -£156K

£112K

£156K

£111,677 - £156,425 Range

Proofpoint
4

Proofpoint

Staff Engineer
About 

£75K -£82K

£75K

£82K

£75,303 - £82,160 Range

Simply Business
4

Simply Business

Staff Engineer
About 

£86K -£92K

£86K

£92K

£85,990 - £91,762 Range

Bombardier
3.5

Bombardier

Staff Engineer
About 

£45K -£48K

£45K

£48K

£44,943 - £48,390 Range

CMR Surgical
3.8

CMR Surgical

Staff Engineer
About 

£82K -£89K

£82K

£89K

£82,299 - £89,243 Range

Tide
4.2

Tide

Staff Engineer
About 

£88K -£95K

£88K

£95K

£87,718 - £94,883 Range

Guardian News & Media
5

Guardian News & Media

Staff Engineer
About 

£86K -£92K

£86K

£92K

£85,706 - £91,677 Range

Spotify
4.1

Spotify

Staff Engineer
About 

£121K -£131K

£121K

£131K

£121,494 - £131,433 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Staff Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a Staff Engineer is £62,424 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Staff Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 145 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Staff Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Staff Engineer in United Kingdom is £92,434 per year.

The lowest salary for a Staff Engineer in United Kingdom is £42,157 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

£42,000
per year
A Staff Engineer in the Belfast Area area reported making £42,000 per year
Additional Pay
£4k cash bonus
£2k stock bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Belfast Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£42,000
per year
A Staff Engineer in the Belfast Area area reported making £42,000 per year
Additional Pay
£3k cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Belfast Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£46,460
per year
A Staff Engineer in the Belfast Area area reported making £46,460 per year
Additional Pay
£4k cash bonus
£6k stock bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Belfast Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
£88,600
per year
A Staff Engineer in the London Area area reported making £88,600 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
£46,600
per year
An Engineering Staff in the Swindon Area area reported making £46,600 per year
Additional Pay
£3k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Swindon Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£60,000
per year
A Staff Engineer in the Cambridge Area area reported making £60,000 per year
Additional Pay
£6k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Cambridge Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
£75,000
per year
A Staff Engineer in the Cambridge Area area reported making £75,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Cambridge Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
£57,000
per year
A Staff Engineer in the Cambridge Area area reported making £57,000 per year
Additional Pay
£30k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Cambridge Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£57,000
per year
A Staff Engineer in the Cambridge Area area reported making £57,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Cambridge Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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