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Design Engineer Salary in San Diego, California

A Design Engineer in San Diego, California earns an average salary of $72,223 per year. A skill in CATIA is associated with high pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

$52,294 - $118,576
(Median)
$52K
$72K
$120K
MEDIAN: $72,223
10%
50%
90%

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$23.15 - $44.20
(Median)
$23
$32
$44
MEDIAN: $31.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$52,294 - $118,576  
   
Bonus
$100.00 - $9,000  
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).
)
$54,014 - $116,573  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 57
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$23.15 - $44.20  
   
Overtime
$38.81 - $61.50  
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
$100.00 - $9,000  
   
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).
)
$54,014 - $116,573  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 10

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Experience Affects Design Engineer in San Diego, California Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 16%

National Average
$76,000


Skills That Affect Design Engineer in San Diego, California Salaries

CATIA
up arrow 16%

Engineering Design
up arrow 7%

Product Development
up arrow 7%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 6%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 3%

Pro/Engineer
up arrow 1%

National Average
$76,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
up arrow 9%

AutoCAD
up arrow 15%

SolidWorks
up arrow 21%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 95% dental benefits Dental: 81%
vision benefits Vision: 74% employee benefits None: 5%
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