Design Engineer Salary in San Diego, California

A Design Engineer in San Diego, California earns an average salary of $69,301 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are CATIA and Microsoft Excel. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

$51,456 - $113,500
(Median)
$51K
$69K
$110K
MEDIAN: $69,300
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$51,456 - $113,500  
   
Bonus
$-0.49 - $8,940  
Profit Sharing
$992 - $6,584  
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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$51,521 - $113,251  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 64
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Experience Affects Design Engineer in San Diego, California Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 22%

National Average
$71,000


Skills That Affect Design Engineer in San Diego, California Salaries

CATIA
up arrow 21%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 13%

Product Development
up arrow 10%

Engineering Design
up arrow 9%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 8%

Pro/Engineer
up arrow 7%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 6%

Project Management
up arrow 2%

National Average
$71,000

AutoCAD
up arrow 11%

SolidWorks
up arrow 15%

Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
up arrow 16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 94% dental benefits Dental: 81%
vision benefits Vision: 75% employee benefits None: 6%
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