Software Engineer with Linux Skills in San Diego, California Salary

The average pay for a Software Engineer with Linux skills in San Diego, California is $83,093 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$66,708 - $109,046
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MEDIAN: $83,093
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$20.27 - $43.40
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MEDIAN: $25.43
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Salary
$66,708 - $109,046  
   
Bonus
$986 - $10,342  
Profit Sharing
$2,457  
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$58,683 - $114,237  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 75
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$20.27 - $43.40  
   
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$986 - $10,342  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,457  
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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$58,683 - $114,237  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 11

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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 Software Engineer

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

Key Stats for Software Engineer

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries

Experienced
▲23%

Mid-Career
▲7%

Late-Career
▲2%

National Average
$83,000

Entry-Level
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 75%
dental benefits
None: 12%
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