Electrical Engineer in San Diego, California Salary

The average salary for an Electrical Engineer in San Diego, California is $78,228 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are UNIX, Linux, and Project Management. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$58,060 - $114,490
(Median)
$58K
$78K
$110K
MEDIAN: $78,228
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$16.22 - $69.04
(Median)
$16
$31
$69
MEDIAN: $31.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$58,060 - $114,490  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,286  
Profit Sharing
$1,957 - $21,852  
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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$57,011 - $120,396  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 293
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$16.22 - $69.04  
   
Overtime
$22.67 - $72.72  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,286  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,957 - $21,852  
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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$57,011 - $120,396  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 21
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Experience Affects Electrical Engineer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 33%

Late-Career
up arrow 32%


National Average
$79,000


Skills That Affect Electrical Engineer Salaries

UNIX
up arrow 14%

Linux
up arrow 12%


Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 7%


Microsoft Excel
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 4%

National Average
$79,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 4%

Matlab
up arrow 6%

Labview
up arrow 9%

C++
up arrow 10%

AutoCAD
up arrow 11%

C
up arrow 12%

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
up arrow 15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 45 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
medical benefits
Vision: 75%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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