The average pay for a Senior Software Engineer in San Diego, California is $106,498 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$88,351 - $130,371
$88K
$110K
$130K
MEDIAN: $106,498
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$50.87 - $88.44
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MEDIAN: $69.47
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$88,351 - $130,371  
   
Bonus
$750 - $18,483  
Profit Sharing
$450.00 - $20,000  
Total Pay (?
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$89,886 - $141,420  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 273
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$30$60$90
Hourly Rate
$69.47  
   
Overtime
$44.50  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$750 - $18,483  
   
Profit Sharing
$450.00 - $20,000  
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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$89,886 - $141,420  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8

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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 Senior Software Engineer

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

Key Stats for Senior Software Engineer

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 24 votes.
036
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Senior Software Engineer Salaries



National Average
$111,000



Skills That Affect Senior Software Engineer Salaries



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National Average
$111,000

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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 24 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 76%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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