Mechanical Engineer Salaries in San Diego, CA Area

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Average Base Pay
$73,253 / yr
3% above national average
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$3,859
Range$984 - $12,367

How much does a Mechanical Engineer make in San Diego, CA?

The average salary for a Mechanical Engineer is $73,253 in San Diego, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 489 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Mechanical Engineer employees in San Diego, CA.

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Mechanical Engineer

Source Engineering Services

$82,617/yr

Range: $76K - $106K

19 salaries

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$82,617/yr
$76K$106K

Mechanical Engineer

General Atomics

$83,622/yr

Range: $67K - $97K

14 salaries

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$83,622/yr
$67K$97K

Mechanical Engineer

Solar Turbines

$75,333/yr

Range: $52K - $107K

11 salaries

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$75,333/yr
$52K$107K

Mechanical Engineer

US Navy

$37,922/yr

Range: $24K - $97K

8 salaries

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$37,922/yr
$24K$97K

Mechanical Engineer

Hyundai Motor

$58,511/yr

Range: $48K - $71K

8 salaries

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$58,511/yr
$48K$71K

Mechanical Engineer

Northrop Grumman

$89,000/yr

Range: $76K - $122K

6 salaries

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$89,000/yr
$76K$122K

Mechanical Engineer

Tech Mahindra

$81,331/yr

Range: $80K - $112K

6 salaries

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$81,331/yr
$80K$112K

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Mechanical Engineer

SAIC

$82,899/yr

Range: $75K - $100K

6 salaries

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$82,899/yr
$75K$100K

Mechanical Engineer

Hewlett-Packard

$98,909/yr

Range: $87K - $127K

5 salaries

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$98,909/yr
$87K$127K

Mechanical Engineer

Cubic

$70,512/yr

Range: $69K - $85K

5 salaries

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$70,512/yr
$69K$85K

Mechanical Engineer

Naval Information Warfare Systems Command

$110,315/yr

Range: $72K - $127K

4 salaries

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$110,315/yr
$72K$127K

Mechanical Engineer

D&K Engineering

$106,570/yr

Range: $69K - $124K

4 salaries

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$106,570/yr
$69K$124K

Mechanical Engineer

Leidos

$91,279/yr

Range: $80K - $98K

3 salaries

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$91,279/yr
$80K$98K

Mechanical Engineer

Nokia

$81,221/yr

Range: $79K - $83K

3 salaries

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$81,221/yr
$79K$83K

Mechanical Engineer

BD

$75,831/yr

Range: $65K - $113K

3 salaries

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$75,831/yr
$65K$113K

Mechanical Engineer

Viasat

$98,909/yr

Range: $80K - $120K

3 salaries

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$98,909/yr
$80K$120K

Mechanical Engineer

CareFusion

$80,604/yr

Range: $62K - $84K

3 salaries

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$80,604/yr
$62K$84K

Mechanical Engineer

Cobham

$69,567/yr

Range: $66K - $73K

3 salaries

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$69,567/yr
$66K$73K

Mechanical Engineer

Cymer

$95,572/yr

Range: $86K - $98K

3 salaries

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$95,572/yr
$86K$98K

Mechanical Engineer

Invetech

$78,662/yr

Range: $70K - $91K

3 salaries

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$78,662/yr
$70K$91K
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$66,300
per year
A Mechanical Engineer reported making $66,300 per year
Additional Pay
$2k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$75,000
per year
A Mechanical Engineer reported making $75,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$35,000
per year
A Mechanical Engineer reported making $35,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Part-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$33
hourly
A Mechanical Engineering reported making $33 per hour
Job Highlights
Intern
5001 to 10000 employees
 
Company - Public
$85,000
per year
A Mechanical Engineer reported making $85,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$72,000
per year
A Mechanical Engineer reported making $72,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$79,500
per year
A Mechanical Engineer reported making $79,500 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public