How much does a Staff Software Engineer make?

Updated 20 Jan 2022
US$154,853 /yr
Average Base Pay

12,972 salaries

US$118K

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US$204K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

How much does a Staff Software Engineer make? The national average salary for a Staff Software Engineer is $154,853 in United States. Filter by location to see Staff Software Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 12,972 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Staff Software Engineer employees.

Seniority Levels

L4
Staff Software Engineer£74,946 /yr
L5
Principal Software Engineer£67,388 /yr
L6
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Arm
4

Arm

Staff Software Engineer

£72,000

 /yr
Range: £50K - £97K
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£50K

£97K

£49,734 - £96,810 Range

Google
4.5

Google

Staff Software Engineer

£141,395

 /yr
Range: £130K - £154K

£130K

£154K

£130,000 - £153,902 Range

Mimecast
3.9

Mimecast

Staff Software Engineer

£98,315

 /yr
Range: £70K - £121K

£70K

£121K

£70,316 - £121,335 Range

IBM
4

IBM

Staff Software Engineer

£51,492

 /yr
Range: £46K - £63K

£46K

£63K

£45,952 - £63,421 Range

Citrix
3.9

Citrix

Staff Software Engineer

£67,046

 /yr
Range: £64K - £79K

£64K

£79K

£63,804 - £78,700 Range

Bazaarvoice
4.2

Bazaarvoice

Staff Software Engineer

£68,770

 /yr
Range: £63K - £72K

£63K

£72K

£63,171 - £72,275 Range

Pulse Secure
4

Pulse Secure

Staff Software Engineer

£64,931

 /yr
Range: £58K - £75K

£58K

£75K

£58,208 - £75,049 Range

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Deliveroo
3.9

Deliveroo

Staff Software Engineer

£123,347

 /yr
Range: £106K - £160K

£106K

£160K

£105,509 - £159,871 Range

Pivotal
4.3

Pivotal

Staff Software Engineer

£82,978

 /yr
Range: £78K - £99K

£78K

£99K

£77,557 - £98,507 Range

Linnworks
4.8

Linnworks

Staff Software Engineer

£56,632

 /yr
Range: £53K - £66K

£53K

£66K

£52,754 - £65,899 Range

CommScope
3.6

CommScope

Staff Software Engineer

£39,326

 /yr
Range: £36K - £48K

£36K

£48K

£36,039 - £47,835 Range

Mozilla
3.9

Mozilla

Staff Software Engineer

£89,116

 /yr
Range: £79K - £106K

£79K

£106K

£78,905 - £106,091 Range

Meta
4.3

Meta

Staff Software Engineer

£127,993

 /yr
Range: £123K - £140K

£123K

£140K

£122,676 - £140,398 Range

R3
4

R3

Staff Software Engineer

£104,651

 /yr
Range: £80K - £132K

£80K

£132K

£80,000 - £132,007 Range

ARRIS
3.5

ARRIS

Staff Software Engineer

£44,386

 /yr
Range: £39K - £51K

£39K

£51K

£39,033 - £51,301 Range

Qualcomm
4.1

Qualcomm

Staff Software Engineer

£57,617

 /yr
Range: £55K - £59K

£55K

£59K

£55,123 - £59,077 Range

Samsung Cambridge Solution Centre
4.1

Samsung Cambridge Solution Centre

Staff Software Engineer
About 

£53K -£59K

£53K

£59K

£53,396 - £58,872 Range

Cybersource
3.7

Cybersource

Staff Software Engineer
About 

£53K -£58K

£53K

£58K

£53,036 - £58,476 Range

Seagate Technology
3.8

Seagate Technology

Staff Software Engineer
About 

£38K -£60K

£38K

£60K

£37,901 - £59,553 Range

GE
4

GE

Staff Software Engineer
About 

£52K -£82K

£52K

£82K

£51,559 - £82,289 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Staff Software Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a Staff Software Engineer is £74,946 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Staff Software Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 171 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Staff Software Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Staff Software Engineer in United Kingdom is £117,274 per year.

The lowest salary for a Staff Software Engineer in United Kingdom is £47,895 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

£69,900
per year
A Staff Software Engineer in the Cambridge Area area reported making £69,900 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Cambridge Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
£98,418
per year
A Staff Software Engineer in the London Area area reported making £98,418 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
£80,000
per year
A Staff Software Engineer in the London Area area reported making £80,000 per year
Additional Pay
£9k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
£66,000
per year
A Staff Software Engineer in the Belfast Area area reported making £66,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Belfast Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£83,000
per year
A Staff Software Engineer in the London Area area reported making £83,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
£75,770
per year
A Staff Software Engineer in the Cambridge Area area reported making £75,770 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Cambridge Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
£55,000
per year
A Staff Software Engineer in the Belfast Area area reported making £55,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Belfast Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
£130,000
per year
A Staff Software Engineer in the London Area area reported making £130,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£72,000
per year
A Staff Software Engineer in the Cambridge Area area reported making £72,000 per year
Additional Pay
£10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Cambridge Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
£81,000
per year
A Staff Software Engineer in the Cambridge Area area reported making £81,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Cambridge Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
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