Average Salary: $164,605 since  

Salaries for a Senior Staff Software Engineer at Qualcomm in San Jose, CA vary between $122,133 and $192,800 with an average of $164,605. The top 25% make a salary of at least $178,963. The median salary is $155,646. Attached is a detailed distribution of the salaries.

Average Salary Evolution between 2012 and present

The average salary for a Senior Staff Software Engineer at Qualcomm in San Jose, CA increased by an average of -8% year over year between 2012 and 2016.