The average pay for a Software Engineer in Santa Barbara, California is $74,863 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are C programming Language, C++, Linux, and C++ Programming Language.

$58,575 - $110,198
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MEDIAN: $74,863
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Bonus
$0.00 - $9,502  
Profit Sharing
$5,100  
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$56,673 - $112,104  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 13 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 79
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About Santa Barbara, California

Santa Barbara County, California
90,452
Male:
45,068 (49.1%)
Female:
46,784 (50.9%)
Santa Barbara (Spanish for "Saint Barbara") is the county seat of Santa Barbara County in the U.S. state of California. Situated on a south-facing section of coastline, the longest such section on the West Coast of the United States, the city lies between the steeply rising Santa Ynez Mountains and the Pacific Ocean. Santa Barbara's climate is often described as Mediterranean, and the city has been promoted as the "American Riviera". As of 2014, the city had an estimated population of 91,196, up from 88,410 in 2010, making it the second most populous city in the county after Santa Maria while the contiguous urban area, which includes the cities of Goleta and Carpinteria, along with the unincorporated regions of Isla Vista, Montecito, Mission Canyon, Hope Ranch, Summerland, and others, has an approximate population of 220,000. The population of the entire county in 2010 was 423,895. In addition to being a popular...
Santa Barbara:
$64,414
California:
$64,500
$1,555
Santa Barbara:
$952,600
California:
$449,100
2.8%

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Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries

C programming Language
up arrow 44%

C++
up arrow 31%

Linux
up arrow 19%

C++ Programming Language
up arrow 15%

C# Programming Language
up arrow 2%

Ruby on Rails
up arrow 2%

Python
0%

National Average
$77,000

Java
up arrow 4%

Ruby
up arrow 4%

UNIX
up arrow 5%

SQL
up arrow 7%

JavaScript
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
medical benefits
Vision: 64%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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