Average Salary in San Diego, California

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Software Engineer
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Operations Manager
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Project Engineer
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  • Updated: 19 May 2018
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About San Diego Salaries

In San Diego, California, the average salary is $60,904. Trends in wages are up 1.8 percent as of Q1 2018. The cost of living in San Diego is 44.4 percent above the national average. The most popular occupations in San Diego are Mechanical Engineer, Software Engineer, and Senior Software Engineer which pay between $72,537 and $108,235 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.

Popular San Diego Employers

Qualcomm Inc

Average Salary: $106,151

Northrop Grumman Corporation

Average Salary: $82,139

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