Average Salary in San Diego, California

San Diego, California Median Salary by Job


Software Engineer
432 profiles

Mechanical Engineer
229 profiles

Operations Manager
218 profiles

Senior Software Engineer
213 profiles

Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)
173 profiles

Electrical Engineer
168 profiles

Project Engineer
146 profiles

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  • Updated: 22 Jul 2017
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About San Diego Salaries

In San Diego, California, the average salary is $60,638. As of Q1 2017, the trend in wages is declining with a 1 percent decrease over last quarter. The cost of living is 46.5 percent more expensive than the national average in San Diego. The most popular occupations in San Diego are Operations Manager, Mechanical Engineer, and Software Engineer which pay between $62,152 and $82,576 per year. The most popular industries in San Diego are Aerospace and Defense, Biotechnology Research and Development, and Software Development. In San Diego, some popular employers include Qualcomm Inc, Northrop Grumman Corporation, and General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc.

Popular San Diego Employers

Qualcomm Inc

Average Salary: $106,251

Northrop Grumman Corporation

Average Salary: $81,192

U.S. Navy

Average Salary: $67,135

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