Average Experienced Field Service Engineer Salary in San Diego, California

$72,930
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,750
Bonus
$3,000
Commission
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The average salary for an Experienced Field Service Engineer in San Diego, California is $72,930.
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$60k
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$92k
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MEDIAN $72,930
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United States (change)
Salary
$60k - $92k
Bonus
$1k - $6k
Commission
$0 - $3k
Total Pay
$52k - $86k

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Job Description for Field Service Engineer

Career Paths

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Popular Skills for Field Service Engineer

Skills in System Repair are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Electronic Troubleshooting, Equipment Maintenance and Technical Services.

Pay by Experience Level for Field Service Engineer

An early career Field Service Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $68,788 based on 20 salaries. A mid-career Field Service Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $72,024 based on 19 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $82,323.
Employees with Field Service Engineer in their job title in Portland, Oregon earn an average of 17.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Boston, Massachusetts (14.1% more) and Los Angeles, California (10.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (10.4% less), Atlanta, Georgia (7.8% less) and Chicago, Illinois (2.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 47 survey responses.
Early Career
42.6%
Mid Career
40.4%
Late Career
17.0%