Average Salary in San Diego, California
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.