Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in San Diego, California Salary

A Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in San Diego, California earns an average salary of $80,457 per year. Experience strongly influences income for this job. A skill in C# Programming Language is associated with high pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$55,649 - $118,363
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$80K
$120K
MEDIAN: $80,457
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$20.13 - $89.40
$20
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$89
MEDIAN: $32.30
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Salary
$55,649 - $118,363  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,441  
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$53,723 - $118,520  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 40
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Hourly Rate
$20.13 - $89.40  
   
Overtime
$53.39  
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,441  
   
Total Pay (?
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$53,723 - $118,520  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 10

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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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Key Stats for Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
048
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
10%
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Experience Affects Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 54%

Mid-Career
up arrow 24%

National Average
$80,000


Skills That Affect Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

C# Programming Language
up arrow 17%

C#
up arrow 10%

Linux
up arrow 9%

C++ Programming Language
up arrow 5%

C programming Language
up arrow 4%

JavaScript
up arrow 4%

.NET
up arrow 4%

C++
up arrow 3%

Python
up arrow 1%

National Average
$80,000

Java
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 74%
dental benefits
None: 19%
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