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Design Engineer Salary in San Diego, California

A Design Engineer in San Diego, California earns an average salary of $73,077 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.

$54,456 - $119,432
(Median)
$54K
$73K
$120K
MEDIAN: $73,076
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
$54,456 - $119,432  
   
Bonus
$99.33 - $9,058  
Profit Sharing
$1,000 - $6,700  
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).
)
$55,340 - $119,614  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 54
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
$99.33 - $9,058  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,000 - $6,700  
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).
)
$55,340 - $119,614  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 10

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Experience Affects Design Engineer in San Diego, California Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 14%

National Average
$77,000


Skills That Affect Design Engineer in San Diego, California Salaries

CATIA
up arrow 14%

Engineering Design
up arrow 6%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 5%

Product Development
up arrow 5%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 3%

Pro/Engineer
0%

National Average
$77,000

Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
up arrow 10%

AutoCAD
up arrow 16%

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
2%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
16%

Common Health Benefits

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