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Software Engineer Salary in San Diego, California

The average pay for a Software Engineer in San Diego, California is $81,442 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$60,448 - $106,658
(Median)
$60K
$81K
$110K
MEDIAN: $81,442
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50%
90%

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$19.76 - $61.06
(Median)
$20
$34
$61
MEDIAN: $33.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$60,448 - $106,658  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,850  
Profit Sharing
$408.51 - $9,933  
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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$59,564 - $112,602  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 802
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$19.76 - $61.06  
   
Overtime
$33.93 - $61.76  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,850  
   
Profit Sharing
$408.51 - $9,933  
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).
)
$59,564 - $112,602  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 72

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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
up arrow 7%

Python
up arrow 7%

up arrow 5%

C++
up arrow 4%

Embedded / Real-Time / RTOS
up arrow 4%

UNIX
up arrow 1%

National Average
$83,000

ASP.NET
up arrow 2%

.NET
up arrow 3%

C#
up arrow 4%

up arrow 5%

SQL
up arrow 5%



HTML
up arrow 8%

PHP
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 183 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 82%
vision benefits Vision: 69% employee benefits None: 7%