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Qualcomm Employee Salaries

Qualcomm employees earn $80,500 annually on average, or $39 per hour, which is 28% higher than the national salary average of $61,000 per year. According to our data, the highest paying job at Qualcomm is a Senior Director of Marketing at $161,000 annually while the lowest paying job at Qualcomm is an Administrative Clerk at $27,000 annually.

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$61K Engineer Average Salary at Qualcomm (39 salaries)

Equal to national average Engineer salary ($61K)
-$20K (28%) less than average Qualcomm salary ($81K)
$85K Engineer in San Diego, CA · 4 months ago
+$4K (4%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($81K)
"They paid me decent salary when I joined. But it's stagnant since last 2 years. No opportunity for hikes or bonuses."
$97K Engineer in San Diego, CA · 3 months ago
+$16K (17%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($81K)
"It was a fair, good salary. We also received bi-annual bonus based on our performance over six months."
$88K Engineer in San Diego, CA · Last year
+$7K (8%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($81K)
"As the work will be too heavy to handle multiple customer issues at a time, need to work overtimes and in the weekends. So obviously I feel I am underpaid."
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$87K Senior Engineer Average Salary at Qualcomm (71 salaries)

+$2K (2%) more than national average Senior Engineer salary ($85K)
+$6K (7%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($81K)
$160K Senior Engineer in Santa Clara, CA · 12 months ago
+$79K (65%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($81K)
"Underpaid by Silicon Valley standards. Its hard to find system engineers that can manage customer expectations and do hardcore low level development at the same time. Compensation is unfair in the sense that base salary is way less compared to other Bay Area jobs."
+$49K (46%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($81K)
"Underpaid given my professional experience. The title of Senior Engineer does not correctly reflect my actual level of work experience."
$24K Senior Engineer in San Diego, CA · 3 months ago
-$57K (108%) less than average Qualcomm salary ($81K)
"I am happy with what I am being paid."
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$91K Senior Software Engineer Average Salary at Qualcomm (40 salaries)

Equal to national average Senior Software Engineer salary ($91K)
+$10K (11%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($81K)
+$24K (25%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($81K)
"Good. I am paid $105K at Qualcomm."
+$37K (37%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($81K)
"Awesome salary. The best I had in my career."
+$14K (15%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($81K)
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$155K Senior Staff Engineer Average Salary at Qualcomm (16 salaries)

+$54K (42%) more than national average Senior Staff Engineer salary ($101K)
+$74K (62%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($81K)
+$119K (84%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($81K)
$191K Senior Staff Engineer · 3 years ago
+$110K (80%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($81K)
$151K Senior Staff Engineer · 3 years ago
+$70K (60%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($81K)
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$91K Program Manager Average Salary at Qualcomm (10 salaries)

Equal to national average Program Manager salary ($91K)
+$10K (11%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($81K)
+$19K (20%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($81K)
"Low paying job, company not doing well."
+$20K (21%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($81K)
"Should be higher if I get more responsibilities."
$71K Program Manager · 3 years ago
-$10K (13%) less than average Qualcomm salary ($81K)
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$84K Automation Engineer Average Salary at Qualcomm (2 salaries)

+$13K (16%) more than national average Automation Engineer salary ($71K)
+$3K (3%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($81K)
+$3K (3%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($81K)
"Pays well when compared to other companies."
+$3K (3%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($81K)
"Nope. Pay seems to be good."

$93K Staff Engineer Average Salary at Qualcomm (36 salaries)

+$2K (2%) more than national average Staff Engineer salary ($91K)
+$12K (13%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($81K)
$125K Staff Engineer in San Diego, CA · 6 months ago
+$44K (42%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($81K)
"Salary is comparable to other companies."
$130K Staff Engineer in Atlanta, GA · 3 years ago
+$49K (46%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($81K)
$110K Staff Engineer in San Diego, CA · 3 years ago
+$29K (30%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($81K)
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$35K Intern Average Salary at Qualcomm (32 salaries)

+$5K (15%) more than national average Intern salary ($30K)
-$46K (79%) less than average Qualcomm salary ($81K)
$71K Intern in San Diego, CA · 5 months ago
-$10K (13%) less than average Qualcomm salary ($81K)
"As an intern, it is a decent salary."
$45K Intern in Bridgewater, NJ · 3 years ago
-$36K (57%) less than average Qualcomm salary ($81K)
$41K Intern · 3 years ago
-$40K (65%) less than average Qualcomm salary ($81K)
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$71K Software Engineer Average Salary at Qualcomm (25 salaries)

Equal to national average Software Engineer salary ($71K)
-$10K (13%) less than average Qualcomm salary ($81K)
+$13K (14%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($81K)
"I feel I am underpaid when you take into consideration the amount of time and money I've saved the company (without being asked to do so, rather, having done it on my own time and during slow times.) I feel like hard work isn't rewarded, and going above and beyond doesn't matter and won't be recognized."
+$19K (20%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($81K)
-$21K (29%) less than average Qualcomm salary ($81K)
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$88K Senior Systems Engineer Average Salary at Qualcomm (11 salaries)

-$3K (3%) less than national average Senior Systems Engineer salary ($91K)
+$7K (8%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($81K)
+$34K (34%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($81K)
"I should be paid more for the amount of work I do currently. Having said all of the above, it has changed significantly from the beginning. That is to be expected, I believe management has lost focus on what made this company great."
$91K Senior Systems Engineer · 3 years ago
+$10K (11%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($81K)
$85K Senior Systems Engineer · 4 years ago
+$4K (4%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($81K)
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