Average Early-Career Software Engineer with Python Skills Salary in San Diego, California

$84,078
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$4,924
Bonus
$5,000
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The average salary for an Early-Career Software Engineer with Python skills in San Diego, California is $84,078.
10%
$69k
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$84k
90%
$106k
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$69k - $106k
Bonus
$995 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$1k - $19k
Total Pay
$69k - $116k

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Popular Skills for Software Engineer

Skills that pay less than market rate include SQL, C# Programming Language, C++ Programming Language, JavaScript and Java.

Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer

An entry-level Software Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $78,309 based on 49 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $101,214 based on 38 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $118,644 based on 6 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $121,951.
Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 41.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Jose, California (33.5% more) and New York, New York (21.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (1.0% less) and Austin, Texas (0.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 100 survey responses.
Entry Level
49.0%
Mid Career
38.0%
Experienced
6.0%
Late Career
7.0%