Average Structural Design Engineer Salary in San Diego, California

$61,228
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The average salary for a Structural Design Engineer in San Diego, California is $61,228.
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$59k
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$61k
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$72k
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MEDIAN $61,228
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Salary
$59k - $72k
Total Pay
$33k - $82k

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Job Description for Structural Design Engineer

Structural Design Engineer Tasks
  • Researches and analyzes maps, blueprints, photos, charts, and other data to plan projects.
  • Gathers information to prepare and present reports on project topics.
  • Manages and directs staff at project site.
  • Performs engineering duties; plan, design and oversee the construction and maintenance of buildings, bridges, and other structures.

Career Paths

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Structural Design Engineer
Structural Engineer
Senior Structural Engineer
Project Engineer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

Structural Design Engineer Job Listings

Popular Skills for Structural Design Engineer

Skills in Engineering Design are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Computer Aided Design (CAD) and Microsoft Excel.
Employees with Structural Design Engineer in their job title in Everett, Washington earn an average of 28.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (24.9% more) and San Francisco, California (11.2% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 11 survey responses.
Early Career
100.0%