Contractor salary in San Jose Metro Area, CA

Average salary
$41,500/yr
Based on 35 income tax records
$24,000
$50,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$24,000
$50,500
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

How much do Contractors make?
The average total salary for a Contractor is $41,500 per year. This is based on data from 35 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Contractor and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Contractor salary can vary between $17,500 to $82,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Contractor salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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San Francisco, CA
18 income tax records
$52,500/yr
$39K – $78K
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San Jose, CA
20 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$24K – $46K
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Sacramento, CA
17 income tax records
$30,500/yr
$26K – $46K

Contractor salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**

Contractor demographics in San Jose Metro Area, CA

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78% are single
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22% are married
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37% have kids
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28% own a home

Contractor salaries by age in San Jose Metro Area, CA

$0
$12,000
$24,000
$36,000
$48,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Contractors in San Jose Metro Area, CA

35 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a contractor in San Jose Metro Area, CA is $41,500 per year. Contractor salaries in San Jose Metro Area, CA can vary between $17,500 to $82,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 35 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as contractor.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for contractors near San Jose Metro Area, CA: San Francisco, CA ($52,500 a year), San Jose, CA ($38,500 a year), and Sacramento, CA ($30,500 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.