Google Pays Engineers More Than Any Other Tech Company

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Google is the best paying tech company in Silicon Valley, according to a new study from, which collects data on employers.John Letzing at Digits has a break down of the data:

According to the study, Google software engineers earn an average base salary of $128,336, ahead of Facebook’s $123,626. Apple Inc. registered at $114,413 this year, the study says, while eBay Inc. pays $108,809 and Zynga Inc. stands at $105,568.

…Most of the top Silicon Valley firms listed in the Glassdoor report remain comfortably ahead of the national average for a software engineer’s base salary, which stands at $92,648. That’s a 2.5% increase compared to last year, Glassdoor says.

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