Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary in San Diego, California (United States)

The average salary for a Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in San Diego, California is $96,758 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs. A skill in Java/J2EE is associated with high pay for this job.
Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in San Diego, California Salary (?
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$73,142 - $123,812
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MEDIAN: $96,758
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Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in San Diego, California Salary (?
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$40.36 - $109.37
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MEDIAN: $63.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$73,142 - $123,812  
   
Bonus
$256.77 - $15,446  
Profit Sharing
$1,521 - $10,022  
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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$75,548 - $136,649  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 378
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$40.36 - $109.37  
   
Overtime
$49.06 - $103.18  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$256.77 - $15,446  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,521 - $10,022  
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).
)
$75,548 - $136,649  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 27
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Pay by Experience Level for Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in San Diego, California

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Experience Affects Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in San Diego, California Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 14%
National Average
$102,000
Mid-Career
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Entry-Level
up arrow 14%

Skills That Affect Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in San Diego, California Salaries

Java/J2EE
up arrow 12%
C++
up arrow 6%
Java
up arrow 6%
C
up arrow 4%
Linux
up arrow 4%
C#
0%
National Average
$102,000
SQL
up arrow 1%
.NET
up arrow 1%
HTML
up arrow 2%
Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 3%
JavaScript
up arrow 4%
PHP
up arrow 6%
ASP.NET
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 110 votes.

Gender

Female
11%
female alumni
 
Male
89%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
40%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 67% employee benefits None: 9%
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