Software Engineer Salary in San Diego, California

The average pay for a Software Engineer in San Diego, California is $81,694 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$60,645 - $106,411
(Median)
$61K
$82K
$110K
MEDIAN: $81,694
10%
50%
90%

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$20.17 - $59.80
(Median)
$20
$34
$60
MEDIAN: $33.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$60,645 - $106,411  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $11,380  
Profit Sharing
$414.59 - $11,562  
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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$59,590 - $112,526  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 820
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$20.17 - $59.80  
   
Overtime
$35.22 - $60.12  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $11,380  
   
Profit Sharing
$414.59 - $11,562  
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).
)
$59,590 - $112,526  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 78
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Experience Affects Software Engineer in San Diego, California Salaries




National Average
$83,000


Skills That Affect Software Engineer in San Diego, California Salaries

C
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C++
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UNIX
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ASP.NET
0%

National Average
$83,000

C#
up arrow 2%

.NET
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Embedded / Real-Time / RTOS
up arrow 3%

SQL
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JavaScript
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Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 4%

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PHP
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 164 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 82%
vision benefits Vision: 70% employee benefits None: 7%
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