Salary: Staff Engineer in San Diego, CA | Glassdoor

Staff Engineer Salaries in San Diego, CA

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2,322 SalariesUpdated Dec 8, 2017
Average Base Pay
$109,869/yr
16% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$83K
Low
$110K
Average
$143K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$7,823
Range$1,705 - $22,511
How much does a Staff Engineer make in San Diego, CA?

The average salary for a Staff Engineer is $109,869 in San Diego, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 2,322 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Staff Engineer employees in San Diego, CA.

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    $127,015/yr
    $82K$153K
    Tech Vulcan
    $121,131/yr
    14 salaries
    $121,131/yr
    $103K$142K
    $113,906/yr
    $97K$130K
    Samsung Research America
    $131,245/yr
    7 salaries
    $131,245/yr
    $121K$141K
    UTC Aerospace Systems
    $100,140/yr
    6 salaries
    $100,140/yr
    $85K$117K
    InterDigital
    $115,958/yr
    6 salaries
    $115,958/yr
    $113K$123K
    $117,293/yr
    $93K$163K

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    Sony Electronics
    $118,405/yr
    5 salaries
    $118,405/yr
    $90K$151K
    NextWave Wireless
    $139,494/yr
    5 salaries
    $139,494/yr
    $124K$148K
    $127,270/yr
    $120K$135K
    $61/hr
    $60$62
    $149,880/yr
    $144K$154K
    General Atomics
    $110,625/yr
    4 salaries
    $110,625/yr
    $104K$118K
    Solar Turbines
    $78,328/yr
    4 salaries
    $78,328/yr
    $75K$81K
    $116,667/yr
    $100K$130K
    BTI Solutions
    $68,438/yr
    3 salaries
    $68,438/yr
    $68K$68K
    $92,881/yr
    $82K$104K
    $82,013/yr
    $75K$90K
    Texas Instruments
    $146,691/yr
    2 salaries
    $146,691/yr
    $129K$168K
    $120,051/yr
    $114K$129K

    Recent Salary Reports

    Below are the most recent Staff Engineer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

    $130,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $130,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $15k cash bonus
    $70 stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $121,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $121,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $14k cash bonus
    $27k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $113,000
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $113,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Private
    $133,890
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $133,890 per year
    Additional Pay
    $16k cash bonus
    $21k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $130,582
    per year
    A Staff Engineer reported making $130,582 per year
    Additional Pay
    $19k cash bonus
    $30k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
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