Project Manager, Engineering in San Diego, California Salary

Engineering Project Managers in San Diego can expect wages of $84K per year on average. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a large number collect dental insurance. Job satisfaction for San Diego Engineering Project Managers is extremely high. Most Engineering Project Managers in San Diego, Calif. survey respondents are men (74 percent). Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$59,598 - $140,702
$60K
$84K
$140K
MEDIAN: $83,977
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$55
MEDIAN: $55.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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Salary
$59,598 - $140,702  
   
Bonus
$2,013 - $22,301  
Profit Sharing
$2,000  
Total Pay (?
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$67,562 - $147,728  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 58
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$27$54$81
Hourly Rate
$55.00  
   
Overtime
$45.22  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$2,013 - $22,301  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,000  
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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$67,562 - $147,728  
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
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Pay by Experience Level for Project Manager, Engineering

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


In general, experience and pay appear to be strongly linked; those with more experience usually bring in higher incomes. During their first five years in the workforce, individuals in this position earn $82K on average. Survey participants with five to 10 years under their belts see an only a slightly bigger average of $88K. Engineering Project Managers in San Diego, Calif. who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $98K. Six-figure salaries aren't unusual for professionals who have achieved more than 20 years of experience; median compensation for this group sits in the range of $147K.

Key Stats for Project Manager, Engineering

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
15%
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Experience Affects Project Manager, Engineering Salaries

Late-Career
▲67%

Experienced
▲11%

National Average
$89,000

Mid-Career
▼1%

Entry-Level
▼7%

Skills That Affect Project Manager, Engineering Salaries

Budget Management
▲31%

Job Scheduling
▲21%

autodesk autocad
▲5%

Systems Engineering
▲2%

Contractor Management
▲2%

Microsoft Project
▲1%

Technical Analysis
▼0%

Engineering Design
▼0%

National Average
$89,000

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▼1%

Microsoft Word
▼2%

Microsoft Excel
▼3%

Microsoft Office
▼4%


Product Development
▼5%

AutoCAD
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 78%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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