Average Salary in San Diego, California

San Diego, California Median Salary by Job

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Software Engineer
432 profiles
$82,576
$64K$112K

Mechanical Engineer
229 profiles
$72,267
$55K$99K

Operations Manager
218 profiles
$62,152
$43K$104K

Senior Software Engineer
213 profiles
$107,829
$87K$132K

Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)
173 profiles
$76,220
$48K$111K

Electrical Engineer
168 profiles
$82,224
$60K$123K

Project Engineer
146 profiles
$70,332
$51K$106K

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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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