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Blockchain Engineer Salary in SF Bay Area

Blockchain Engineer Job Description

A Blockchain Engineer is a skilled IT professional who specializes in the design and development of Blockchain platforms. Some of the expected duties include working to ensure cross-platform functionality, defining architecture and building apps designed to work on distributed systems. Engineers may also be tasked with writing DApps (decentralized applications) designed to run on platforms like Ethereum.

Blockchain engineers typically work in fast-paced environments where long hours and working over the weekend is the norm. In addition to being experienced coders in languages like C++, Python, Rust and Scala, Blockchain engineers may also be expected to have a fair understanding of cryptography as well as distributed consensus methodologies like proof of work (POW) and Proof of stake (POS).

Living and Working in San Francisco

Home to a coffee-loving population of over 800,000, San Francisco is a thriving metropolis with a booming technology industry. The city has many tech startups as well as major tech companies such as Twitter, DropBox, Dolby, Pinterest and Reddit. San Francisco also has a thriving financial industry, backed by major giants such as ThinkEquity and Wells Fargo.

Compared to some other urban centers in the country, San Francisco offers a more relaxed work experience, with many workers ditching the suit-and-tie look for more casual outfits. San Francisco also has scenic hills and a temperate climate. The average commute time around the Bay Area is 31 minutes.

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Based on real Hired interview data, Blockchain Engineers in SF Bay Area earn an average annual salary of
Based on real Hired interview data, Blockchain Engineers in SF Bay Area earn an average annual salary of
$154,181
The salaries of candidates in this role range from a low of $70,000 to a high of $250,000, with a median salary of $155,000.

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Compare Blockchain Engineer salaries by region

Blockchain Engineers are highest in demand in SF Bay Area, New York, and London. Browse and compare average salaries in locations where this role is also popular:

  1. SF Bay Area
  2. $161,332
  3. New York
  4. $153,293
  5. Seattle
  6. $153,264
  7. Dallas/Ft Worth
  8. $151,666
  9. Boston
  10. $144,784
  11. Los Angeles
  12. $140,051
  13. Chicago
  14. $139,000
  15. Austin
  16. $132,676
  17. Denver
  18. $129,711
  19. Washington D.C.
  20. $129,589
  21. San Diego
  22. $123,333
  23. Toronto
  24. C$117,500
  25. London
  26. £72,374
  27. France
  28. €55,742
  1. SF Bay Area
  2. $161,332
  3. New York
  4. $153,293
  5. Seattle
  6. $153,264
  7. Dallas/Ft Worth
  8. $151,666
  9. Boston
  10. $144,784
  11. Los Angeles
  12. $140,051
  13. Chicago
  14. $139,000
  15. Austin
  16. $132,676
  17. Denver
  18. $129,711
  19. Washington D.C.
  20. $129,589
  21. San Diego
  22. $123,333
  23. Toronto
  24. C$117,500
  25. London
  26. £72,374
  27. France
  28. €55,742
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Where Blockchain Engineers are highest in demand

    Blockchain Engineers are highest in demand in SF Bay Area, New York, and London. Browse and compare average salaries in locations where this role is also popular: