Experienced Staff Engineer in San Diego, California Salary

The average pay for an Experienced Staff Engineer in San Diego, California is $126,315 per year.

$112,076 - $150,145
$110K
$130K
$150K
MEDIAN: $126,315
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Salary
$112,076 - $150,145  
   
Bonus
$-0.49 - $24,240  
Profit Sharing
$10,000  
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$116,664 - $161,791  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 44

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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 Staff Engineer

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
10-19 years
100%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Staff Engineer Salaries

Engineering Design
▲7%

Software Development
▲3%

Linux
▲1%

National Average
$136,000

C++ Programming Language
▼3%

C++
▼6%

C programming Language
▼7%

Test Engineering
▼9%

Technical Analysis
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 97%
dental benefits
Dental: 94%
vision benefits
Vision: 92%
no benefits
None: 3%