Senior Software Engineer Salary in San Diego, California (United States)

The average pay for a Senior Software Engineer in San Diego, California is $102,144 per year. A skill in Oracle is associated with high pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.
Senior Software Engineer in San Diego, California Salary (?
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$82,601 - $127,266
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $102,143
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Senior Software Engineer in San Diego, California Salary (?
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$41.94 - $92.06
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $61.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$82,601 - $127,266  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $18,392  
Profit Sharing
$983 - $17,000  
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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$85,297 - $141,925  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 268
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$31$62$93
Hourly Rate
$41.94 - $92.06  
   
Overtime
$64.40 - $77.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$0.00 - $18,392  
   
Profit Sharing
$983 - $17,000  
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).
)
$85,297 - $141,925  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 23
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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Experience Affects Senior Software Engineer in San Diego, California Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 9%
National Average
$110,000

Skills That Affect Senior Software Engineer in San Diego, California Salaries

Oracle
up arrow 18%
Java/J2EE
up arrow 5%
ASP.NET
up arrow 2%
JavaScript
up arrow 1%
UNIX
up arrow 1%
C++
0%
National Average
$110,000
C
up arrow 1%
Java
up arrow 1%
Linux
up arrow 1%
.NET
up arrow 1%
Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 1%
C#
up arrow 4%
SQL
up arrow 7%
HTML
up arrow 11%
Python
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
8%
female alumni
 
Male
92%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
48%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 87%
vision benefits Vision: 79% employee benefits None: 6%
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