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Project Manager, Engineering Salary in San Diego, California

San Diego Engineering Project Managers take home an average $91K annually. Total cash compensation to Engineering Project Managers in San Diego approaches anywhere from $63K on the lower end to $136K on the higher end; in exceptional cases, this can include more than $20K from bonuses and upwards of $10K from profit sharing. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Among survey respondents, men are more common than women; 81 percent of Engineering Project Managers in San Diego, Calif. are male. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a large number earn dental coverage. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$64,108 - $128,103
(Median)
$64K
$91K
$130K
MEDIAN: $91,066
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90%

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$15.69 - $78.91
(Median)
$16
$22
$79
MEDIAN: $22.00
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90%

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National Salary 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.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$64,108 - $128,103  
   
Bonus
$297.99 - $19,574  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $9,933  
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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$62,894 - $135,660  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 108
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$27$54$81
Hourly Rate
$15.69 - $78.91  
   
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.
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$297.99 - $19,574  
   
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $9,933  
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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$62,894 - $135,660  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 11

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Pay by Experience Level for Project Manager, Engineering in San Diego, California

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


Experience is an important factor influencing the compensation of Engineering Project Managers in San Diego. The median compensation for relatively untried workers is $77K; in the five-to-10 year group, it's higher at around $87K. Professionals who claim 10 to 20 years of experience can secure some pretty cushy paychecks; the median for this group is a six-figure $116K. More than 20 years of experience mean a somewhat bigger median paycheck of $120K, but it's not much more than what less experienced people make.

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Experience Affects Project Manager, Engineering in San Diego, California Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 33%

Experienced
up arrow 29%

National Average
$90,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

Entry-Level
up arrow 15%

Skills That Affect Project Manager, Engineering in San Diego, California Salaries

Budget Management
up arrow 29%

Job Scheduling
up arrow 23%

Systems Engineering
up arrow 15%

National Average
$90,000

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 1%

Product Development
up arrow 2%

Technical Analysis
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

Project Management
up arrow 3%

Engineering Design
up arrow 6%

Microsoft Project
up arrow 13%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 27 votes.

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 84%
vision benefits Vision: 67% employee benefits None: 7%
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