Manufacturing Engineer in San Diego, California Salary

The average Manufacturing Engineer in San Diego, Calif. can expect to rake in roughly $72K per year. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Medical benefits are awarded to almost all, and a large number earn dental coverage. The vast majority of San Diego Manufacturing Engineers (88 percent) who took the survey are men. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$54,762 - $91,149
$55K
$72K
$91K
MEDIAN: $71,932
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$19.65 - $28.32
$21
MEDIAN: $21.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$54,762 - $91,149  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,153  
Profit Sharing
$1,000  
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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$51,908 - $94,518  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 60
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$21.00  
   
Overtime
$29.78  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,153  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,000  
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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$51,908 - $94,518  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7

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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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Pay by Experience Level for Manufacturing Engineer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Although individuals who have less than five years' experience earn $65K on average, people with five to 10 years benefit from a notably larger average of $81K. San Diego Manufacturing Engineers claiming one to two decades of experience make an estimated median of $87K. Respondents who boast more than 20 years of experience can't seem to boast paychecks reflecting that extensive experience, though; veteran Manufacturing Engineers in San Diego report making only $78K on average.

Key Stats for Manufacturing Engineer

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
15%
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Experience Affects Manufacturing Engineer Salaries

Experienced
▲27%

▲17%

Late-Career
▲13%

National Average
$69,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Manufacturing Engineer Salaries

Lean Manufacturing
▲16%

Manufacturing Process Engineering
▲13%

Project Management
▲12%

Microsoft Excel
▲12%

Process Improvement
▲11%

autodesk autocad
▲9%

Powerpoint
▲4%

National Average
$69,000

Pro/Engineer
▼3%

Microsoft Word
▼6%

AutoCAD
▼7%

CAD/CAM
▼7%

Engineering Design
▼7%

Microsoft Office
▼9%

SolidWorks
▼9%

Quality Assurance / Quality Control
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 87%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
dental benefits
None: 5%
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