The average salary for an Entry-Level Civil Engineer in San Diego, California is $65,260 per year. A skill in Project Management is associated with high pay for this job.

$49,685 - $80,241
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$65K
$80K
MEDIAN: $65,260
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$23.70 - $37.04
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MEDIAN: $30.51
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$49,685 - $80,241  
   
Bonus
$805 - $5,463  
Profit Sharing
$2,450  
Total Pay (?
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$50,911 - $81,341  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 43
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$19$38$57
Hourly Rate
$23.70 - $37.04  
   
Overtime
$29.73 - $56.90  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$805 - $5,463  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,450  
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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$50,911 - $81,341  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 23

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About San Diego, California

San Diego County, California
1,394,907
Male:
693,826 (49.7%)
Female:
701,081 (50.3%)
San Diego /ˌsæn diːˈeɪɡoʊ/ (Spanish for "Saint Didacus") is a major city in California, United States. It is in San Diego County, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, approximately 120 miles (190 km) south of Los Angeles and immediately adjacent to the border with Mexico. With an estimated population of 1,394,928 as of July 1, 2015, San Diego is the eighth-largest city in the United States and second-largest in California. It is part of the San Diego–Tijuana conurbation, the second-largest transborder agglomeration between the US and a bordering country after Detroit–Windsor, with a population of 4,922,723 people. San Diego is known as "the birthplace of California" and is known for its mild year-round climate, natural deep-water harbor, extensive beaches, long association with the United States Navy and recent emergence as a healthcare and biotechnology development center. Historically home to the Kumeyaay people, San Diego was the first site visited...
San Diego:
$67,871
California:
$64,500
$1,444
San Diego:
$526,900
California:
$449,100
4.5%

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Key Stats for Civil Engineer

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
071
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
71%
5-9 years
18%
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Skills That Affect Civil Engineer Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 17%

Microstation
up arrow 8%

Engineering Design
up arrow 3%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Construction Estimating
0%

National Average
$65,000

Autodesk AutoCAD Civil 3d
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
up arrow 3%

AutoCAD
up arrow 4%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 4%

Autocad Civil 3D
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 89%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
dental benefits
None: 4%
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