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Engineer Salaries in San Diego, CA Area

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Average Base Pay
$88,540/yr
15% above national average
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$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
    $90,983/yr
    Range: $74K - $150K
    148 salaries
    $90,983/yr
    $74K$150K
    Amatel
    $68,498/yr
    Range: $66K - $71K
    43 salaries
    $68,498/yr
    $66K$71K
    Qualcomm
    $32/hr
    Range: $24 - $42
    26 salaries
    $32/hr
    $24$42
    Solar Turbines
    $22/hr
    Range: $22 - $24
    8 salaries
    $22/hr
    $22$24
    Solar Turbines
    $83,733/yr
    Range: $59K - $98K
    8 salaries
    $83,733/yr
    $59K$98K
    US Navy
    $85,836/yr
    Range: $40K - $124K
    8 salaries
    $85,836/yr
    $40K$124K
    Dexcom
    $70,000/yr
    Range: $57K - $124K
    7 salaries
    $70,000/yr
    $57K$124K

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    Viasat
    $24/hr
    Range: $19 - $33
    7 salaries
    $24/hr
    $19$33
    UTC Aerospace Systems
    $80,000/yr
    Range: $75K - $98K
    5 salaries
    $80,000/yr
    $75K$98K
    Space Micro
    $76,061/yr
    Range: $70K - $102K
    5 salaries
    $76,061/yr
    $70K$102K
    General Atomics
    $19/hr
    Range: $17 - $26
    5 salaries
    $19/hr
    $17$26
    SPAWAR
    $90,526/yr
    Range: $76K - $110K
    5 salaries
    $90,526/yr
    $76K$110K
    Broadcom
    $32/hr
    Range: $27 - $36
    5 salaries
    $32/hr
    $27$36
    Hewlett-Packard
    $95,000/yr
    Range: $74K - $132K
    5 salaries
    $95,000/yr
    $74K$132K
    Stone Brewing
    $15/hr
    Range: $15 - $15
    5 salaries
    $15/hr
    $15$15
    Samsung Research America
    $105,290/yr
    Range: $98K - $139K
    5 salaries
    $105,290/yr
    $98K$139K
    NextWave Wireless
    $91,507/yr
    Range: $87K - $97K
    4 salaries
    $91,507/yr
    $87K$97K
    $16/hr
    $15$16
    General Atomics
    $76,431/yr
    Range: $56K - $116K
    4 salaries
    $76,431/yr
    $56K$116K
    Payrolling.com
    $60/hr
    Range: $41 - $75
    4 salaries
    $60/hr
    $41$75

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $70,000
    per year
    An Engineer reported making $70,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Private
    $85,000
    per year
    An Engineer reported making $85,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Public
    $56,000
    per year
    An Engineer reported making $56,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $5k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    Full-time
    1001 to 5000 employees
     
    Company - Public
    $130,000
    per year
    An Engineer reported making $130,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $4k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    501 to 1000 employees
    Company - Public
    $70,000
    per year
    An Engineer reported making $70,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1 to 50 employees
    Company - Private
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