Software Engineer in San Diego, California Salary

A Software Engineer in San Diego, California earns an average salary of $82,087 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.

$64,606 - $112,584
$65K
$84K
$110K
MEDIAN: $84,332
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50%
90%

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$23.27 - $55.43
$23
$36
$55
MEDIAN: $35.55
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$0$119K
Salary $64,606 - $112,584
Bonus $517 - $11,456
Profit Sharing $100.67 - $15,285
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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$62,039 - $119,439
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 493
Hourly Data $0$70
Hourly Rate $23.27 - $55.43
Overtime $30.91 - $70.47
Annual Data $0$119K
Bonus $517 - $11,456
Profit Sharing $100.67 - $15,285
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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$62,039 - $119,439
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 65

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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 Software Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Software Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Software Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $78,000 based on 376 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Software Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $92,000 based on 111 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $103,000 based on 58 salaries. A Software Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $122,000 based on 17 salaries.

Key Stats for Software Engineer

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 63 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries

▲42%

▲20%

▲8%

National Average
$86,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries


▲4%

C
▲3%

C++
▲1%

National Average
$86,000

C# Programming Language
▼3%

▼3%

Java
▼4%

C++ Programming Language
▼4%

▼4%

SQL
▼4%

C#
▼5%

▼5%

▼7%


▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 63 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 75%
no benefits
None: 8%
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