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Civil Engineer Salary in San Diego, California

Civil Engineers in San Diego take home approximately $67K annually on average. Male Civil Engineers in San Diego, Calif. are more prevalent than women among those who took the survey — 67 percent of professionals. Nearly all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$50,150 - $98,675
(Median)
$50K
$67K
$99K
MEDIAN: $66,971
10%
50%
90%

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$16.41 - $43.74
(Median)
$16
$30
$44
MEDIAN: $30
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$50,150 - $98,675  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,047  
Profit Sharing
$500 - $3,000  
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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$48,876 - $97,544  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 96
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$16.41 - $43.74  
   
Overtime
$1.54 - $57.21  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,047  
   
Profit Sharing
$500 - $3,000  
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).
)
$48,876 - $97,544  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 41

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Experience Affects Civil Engineer in San Diego, California Salaries


Mid-Career
up arrow 11%

National Average
$67,000


Skills That Affect Civil Engineer in San Diego, California Salaries

Microstation
up arrow 15%


Engineering Design
0%

Autocad Civil 3D
0%

National Average
$67,000

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
up arrow 2%

Construction Estimating
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%

AutoCAD
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 79%
vision benefits Vision: 70% employee benefits None: 10%
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