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Qualcomm employees earn $80,000 annually on average, or $38 per hour, which is 30% higher than the national salary average of $59,000 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.

$80K Qualcomm Average Salary (1,189 salaries)
$66K Industry Average Salary (87,251 salaries)

Average Qualcomm Employee Salary in the Past 5 Years

Year Salary
2009 $86000
2010 $90000
2011 $89000
2012 $87000
2013 $84000

1,189 Qualcomm Salaries Browse Qualcomm Salaries by Job Title →

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$66K Engineer Average Salary at Qualcomm (38 salaries)

+$5K (7%) more than national average Engineer salary ($61K)
-$14K (19%) less than average Qualcomm salary ($80K)
$85K Engineer in San Diego, CA · Last month
+$5K (6%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($80K)
"They paid me decent salary when I joined. But it's stagnant since last 2 years. No opportunity for hikes or bonuses."
$85K Engineer in San Jose, CA · This week
+$5K (6%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($80K)
"As a consultant the salary I got is quite less from the source company I work."
$88K Engineer in San Diego, CA · Last year
+$8K (9%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($80K)
"Underpaid. Working for a big firm, have been working a lot of overtime and also weekends, but would be happier if paid for that part."
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$88K Senior Engineer Average Salary at Qualcomm (68 salaries)

+$2K (2%) more than national average Senior Engineer salary ($86K)
+$8K (9%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($80K)
+$80K (66%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($80K)
"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."
$130K Senior Engineer in Santa Clara, NM · 11 months ago
+$50K (47%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($80K)
"Underpaid given my professional experience. The title of Senior Engineer does not correctly reflect my actual level of work experience."
-$56K (107%) less than average Qualcomm salary ($80K)
"I am happy with what I am being paid."
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$57K Senior Staff Engineer Average Salary at Qualcomm (18 salaries)

-$44K (55%) less than national average Senior Staff Engineer salary ($101K)
-$23K (33%) less than average Qualcomm salary ($80K)
+$120K (85%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($80K)
$191K Senior Staff Engineer · 3 years ago
+$111K (81%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($80K)
$151K Senior Staff Engineer · 3 years ago
+$71K (61%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($80K)
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$84K Automation Engineer Average Salary at Qualcomm (2 salaries)

+$13K (16%) more than national average Automation Engineer salary ($71K)
+$4K (4%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($80K)
+$4K (4%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($80K)
"Nope. Pay seems to be good."
+$4K (4%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($80K)
"Pays well when compared to other companies."

$91K Senior Software Engineer Average Salary at Qualcomm (39 salaries)

Equal to national average Senior Software Engineer salary ($91K)
+$11K (12%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($80K)
+$25K (27%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($80K)
"Good. I am paid $105K at Qualcomm."
+$15K (17%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($80K)
+$60K (54%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($80K)
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$93K Staff Engineer Average Salary at Qualcomm (36 salaries)

+$2K (2%) more than national average Staff Engineer salary ($91K)
+$13K (15%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($80K)
$125K Staff Engineer in San Diego, CA · 3 months ago
+$45K (43%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($80K)
"Salary is comparable to other companies."
$130K Staff Engineer in Atlanta, GA · 3 years ago
+$50K (47%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($80K)
$110K Staff Engineer in San Diego, CA · 3 years ago
+$30K (31%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($80K)
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$35K Intern Average Salary at Qualcomm (32 salaries)

+$5K (15%) more than national average Intern salary ($30K)
-$45K (78%) less than average Qualcomm salary ($80K)
$71K Intern in San Diego, CA · 2 months ago
-$9K (11%) less than average Qualcomm salary ($80K)
"As an intern, it is a decent salary."
$45K Intern in Bridgewater, NJ · 3 years ago
-$35K (56%) less than average Qualcomm salary ($80K)
$41K Intern · 3 years ago
-$39K (64%) less than average Qualcomm salary ($80K)
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$71K Software Engineer Average Salary at Qualcomm (25 salaries)

Equal to national average Software Engineer salary ($71K)
-$9K (11%) less than average Qualcomm salary ($80K)
+$14K (16%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($80K)
"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."
+$20K (22%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($80K)
-$20K (28%) less than average Qualcomm salary ($80K)
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$73K Senior Support Engineer Average Salary at Qualcomm (6 salaries)

-$2K (2%) less than national average Senior Support Engineer salary ($75K)
-$7K (9%) less than average Qualcomm salary ($80K)
+$10K (11%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($80K)
"It's about right. I've worked in different economic eras and it's not always about the skill. It's about the employers' desperation and patience. That said, I feel my work is very valuable."
Equal to average Qualcomm salary ($80K)
$70K Senior Support Engineer · 4 years ago
-$10K (13%) less than average Qualcomm salary ($80K)
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$58K Software Test Engineer Average Salary at Qualcomm (6 salaries)

-$3K (5%) less than national average Software Test Engineer salary ($61K)
-$22K (31%) less than average Qualcomm salary ($80K)
-$5K (6%) less than average Qualcomm salary ($80K)
"It is good and satisfactory."
$101K Software Test Engineer · 3 years ago
+$21K (23%) more than average Qualcomm salary ($80K)
$70K Software Test Engineer · 3 years ago
-$10K (13%) less than average Qualcomm salary ($80K)
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