Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Financial Analyst make in San Diego, CA?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

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Industry

$70,350 / yrTotal Pay
$65,709 / yrBase Pay
$4,641 / yrAdditional Pay

$70,350

 / yr
$50K$99K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Financial Analyst is $70,350 per year in the San Diego, CA area, with an average salary of $65,709 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $4,641 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Total Pay Trajectory

For Financial Analyst in San Diego, CA

$70,350 /yr
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$92,285 /yr
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Related Job Titles

For Financial Analyst in San Diego, CA

Some related job titles are Credit Analyst Salaries with median pay of $62,945, Entry Level Financial Analyst Salaries with median pay of $75,568, Finance Analyst Salaries with median pay of $76,529, Investment-Analyst Salaries with median pay of $85,792.

Top Paying Companies

For a Financial Analyst in San Diego, CA

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Financial Analyst in San Diego, CA. Employers include Sempra, Illumina and Sony Electronics.

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Sempra
$111,034/yr

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$94,173

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$111,034

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$95,028

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Top Paying Industries

For a Financial Analyst in San Diego, CA

The top 5 paying industries for a Financial Analyst in San Diego, CA are Energy, Mining & Utilities with a median total pay of $111,034, Information Technology with a median total pay of $95,093, Financial Services with a median total pay of $93,106, Manufacturing with a median total pay of $90,668, and Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology with a median total pay of $88,042.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Energy, Mining & UtilitiesEnergy, Mining & Utilities$111,034

    23% Higher than other industries

  • Information TechnologyInformation Technology$95,093

    10% Higher than other industries

  • Financial ServicesFinancial Services$93,106

    8% Higher than other industries

  • ManufacturingManufacturing$90,668

    6% Higher than other industries

  • Pharmaceutical & BiotechnologyPharmaceutical & Biotechnology$88,042

    3% Higher than other industries

Energy, Mining & Utilities

The top paying company in Energy, Mining & Utilities for Financial Analyst is Sempra.

SempraSempra$111,034/yr

Glassdoor Economist Pay Overview

What is the pay outlook for Finance & Accounting?

Jobs in finance and accounting are expected to see continued demand, with employment growth linked to the health of the broader economy. These jobs will continue to offer above average pay but usually require higher education or certification to enter the field. While automation will replace many common tasks, it is not expected to reduce the need for these employees; it will instead allow them to focus on core soft skills like advising clients and analyzing trends.

How does the Financial analyst salary in San Diego, CA compare to the national average salary in US for the same job?

The average salary for a Financial analyst in US is $73,725 per year based on 37,594 salary contributions, which is 2.95% more than the salary for a Financial analyst in San Diego, CA. The cost of living and the local demand for the work are among the factors affecting wages. The top 3 companies in US where a Financial analyst gets the highest compensation are Ernst & Young Global Ltd, British Standards Institution and Apple Inc.. Bigger companies typically pay 16.91% more than smaller companies for a Financial analyst.

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Total Years of Experience

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Submitted

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Financial Analyst

San Diego, CA

 | 1-3 years

$80,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Financial Analyst

San Diego, CA

 | 1-3 years

$80,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Finance Analyst

San Diego, CA

 | 4-6 years

$75,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Financial Analyst

San Diego, CA

 | 15+ years

$88,000

/yr

Submitted 2 days ago

15+ years
2 days ago
Financial Analyst

San Diego, CA

 | 1-3 years

$84,000

/yr

$69K | $15K

Submitted 2 days ago

1-3 years
2 days ago
Financial Analyst

San Diego, CA

 | 1-3 years

$90,000

/yr

$80K | $10K

Submitted 2 days ago

1-3 years
2 days ago
Financial Analyst

San Diego, CA

 | 4-6 years

$41,000

/yr

Submitted 3 days ago

4-6 years
3 days ago
Patient Financial Representative

San Diego, CA

 | 1-3 years

$21

/hr

Submitted 3 days ago

1-3 years
3 days ago

Financial Analyst pay FAQ in San Diego, CA

The average salary for a Financial Analyst is $65,709 per year in San Diego, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 54159 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Financial Analyst employees in San Diego, CA.

The highest salary for a Financial Analyst in San Diego, CA is $90,980 per year.

The lowest salary for a Financial Analyst in San Diego, CA is $47,458 per year.

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