Senior Systems Engineer in San Diego, California Salary

A Senior Systems Engineer in San Diego, California earns an average salary of $108,706 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Linux, Matlab, Project, and VMware ESX.

$87,369 - $140,220
$87K
$110K
$140K
MEDIAN: $111,326
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50%
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$31.98 - $75.50
$32
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MEDIAN: $42.78
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$0$147K
Salary $87,369 - $140,220
Bonus $-0.49 - $24,377
Profit Sharing $4,913
Total Pay (?
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$84,286 - $147,157
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 115
Hourly Data $0$75
Hourly Rate $31.98 - $75.50
Overtime $49.06
Annual Data $0$147K
Bonus $-0.49 - $24,377
Profit Sharing $4,913
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$84,286 - $147,157
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 18

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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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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Systems Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Senior Systems Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Systems Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $100,000 based on 36 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Systems Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $102,000 based on 41 salaries. An experienced Senior Systems Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $121,000 based on 54 salaries. A Senior Systems Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $130,000 based on 10 salaries.

Key Stats for Senior Systems Engineer

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
44%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Senior Systems Engineer Salaries

▲15%

▲7%

National Average
$113,000

▼10%

▼12%

Skills That Affect Senior Systems Engineer Salaries

Linux
▲16%

Matlab
▲12%

Project
▲11%

VMware ESX
▲10%



C++
▲6%

UNIX
▲3%


National Average
$113,000


Storage Area Networking (SAN)
▼3%

Microsoft Word
▼6%

Microsoft Office
▼7%

Controls
▼10%

Microsoft Active Directory
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
44%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 90%
vision benefits
Vision: 78%
no benefits
None: 8%
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