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Engineer Salaries in San Diego, CA Area

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2,382 SalariesUpdated Apr 19, 2018
Average Base Pay
$88,540/yr
15% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$65K
Low
$89K
Average
$119K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$6,608
Range$1,481 - $18,918
How much does a Engineer make in San Diego, CA?

The average salary for a Engineer is $88,540 in San Diego, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 2,382 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Engineer employees in San Diego, CA.

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    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
    Company
    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    Qualcomm
    $91,697/yr
    Range: $74K - $150K
    147 salaries
    $91,697
    $74K$150K
    Amatel
    $68,380/yr
    Range: $66K - $71K
    43 salaries
    $68,380
    $66K$71K
    Qualcomm
    $32/hr
    Range: $24 - $42
    26 salaries
    $32
    $24$42
    Solar Turbines
    $22/hr
    Range: $22 - $24
    8 salaries
    $22
    $22$24
    Solar Turbines
    $79,350/yr
    Range: $59K - $98K
    8 salaries
    $79,350
    $59K$98K
    US Navy
    $82,114/yr
    Range: $40K - $124K
    8 salaries
    $82,114
    $40K$124K
    Dexcom
    $76,479/yr
    Range: $57K - $124K
    7 salaries
    $76,479
    $57K$124K

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    Space Micro
    $80,816/yr
    Range: $70K - $102K
    5 salaries
    $80,816
    $70K$102K
    SPAWAR
    $92,905/yr
    Range: $76K - $110K
    5 salaries
    $92,905
    $76K$110K
    Broadcom
    $31/hr
    Range: $27 - $36
    5 salaries
    $31
    $27$36
    Hewlett-Packard
    $96,590/yr
    Range: $74K - $132K
    5 salaries
    $96,590
    $74K$132K
    Samsung Research America
    $111,182/yr
    Range: $98K - $139K
    5 salaries
    $111,182
    $98K$139K
    NextWave Wireless
    $91,723/yr
    Range: $87K - $97K
    4 salaries
    $91,723
    $87K$97K
    General Atomics
    $81,195/yr
    Range: $56K - $116K
    4 salaries
    $81,195
    $56K$116K
    Payrolling.com
    $59/hr
    Range: $41 - $75
    4 salaries
    $59
    $41$75
    Teradata
    $67,508/yr
    Range: $65K - $71K
    4 salaries
    $67,508
    $65K$71K
    Broadcom
    $98,643/yr
    Range: $77K - $126K
    4 salaries
    $98,643
    $77K$126K
    InterDigital
    $40/hr
    Range: $40 - $40
    3 salaries
    $40
    $40$40
    Human Longevity
    $105,000/yr
    Range: $100K - $110K
    3 salaries
    $105,000
    $100K$110K
    Northrop Grumman
    $79,185/yr
    Range: $71K - $87K
    3 salaries
    $79,185
    $71K$87K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $100,000
    per year
    An Engineer reported making $100,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Private
    $9
    hourly
    An Engineering reported making $9 per hour
    Job Highlights
    Intern
    201 to 500 employees
     
    Government
    $93,500
    per year
    An Engineer reported making $93,500 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Private
    $120,000
    per year
    An Engineer reported making $120,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $10k commissions
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $90,000
    per year
    An Engineer reported making $90,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
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