Civil Engineer Salary in San Diego, California

San Diego Civil Engineers take home approximately $68K annually on average. Total cash compensation to Civil Engineers in San Diego varies from $50K to $100K; higher pay grades include potential for bonuses and profit sharing as high as $10K each. Nearly all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and most collect dental insurance. Work is enjoyable for Civil Engineers in San Diego, Calif., who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Male San Diego Civil Engineers are more prevalent than women among those who took the survey — 69 percent of professionals. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$51,231 - $100,446

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$17.75 - $44.83

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$51,231 - $100,446  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,721  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $9,834  
Total Pay (?
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$50,487 - $100,401  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 100
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$17.75 - $44.83  
   
Overtime
$1.54 - $65.62  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,721  
   
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $9,834  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$50,487 - $100,401  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 40
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Experience Affects Civil Engineer in San Diego, California Salaries



National Average
$68,000


Skills That Affect Civil Engineer in San Diego, California Salaries


Microstation
up arrow 9%

InRoads
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Engineering Design
0%

National Average
$68,000

Autocad Civil 3D
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
up arrow 4%

Construction Estimating
up arrow 4%

AutoCAD
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
69 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 94% dental benefits Dental: 82%
vision benefits Vision: 71% employee benefits None: 6%
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