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Senior Engineer Salaries in San Diego, CA Area

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Average Base Pay
$122,917/yr
14% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$100K
Low
$123K
Average
$154K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$8,420
Range$1,887 - $23,844
How much does a Senior Engineer make in San Diego, CA?

The average salary for a Senior Engineer is $122,917 in San Diego, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 1,963 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior 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
    $106,583/yr
    Range: $67K - $141K
    272 salaries
    $106,583/yr
    $67K$141K
    Tech Vulcan
    $100,546/yr
    Range: $98K - $103K
    20 salaries
    $100,546/yr
    $98K$103K
    Samsung Research America
    $110,554/yr
    Range: $99K - $126K
    13 salaries
    $110,554/yr
    $99K$126K
    Solar Turbines
    $94,731/yr
    Range: $87K - $107K
    11 salaries
    $94,731/yr
    $87K$107K
    Goodrich
    $89,962/yr
    Range: $81K - $100K
    9 salaries
    $89,962/yr
    $81K$100K
    Hughes Systique
    $79,221/yr
    Range: $79K - $81K
    5 salaries
    $79,221/yr
    $79K$81K
    General Dynamics NASSCO
    $94,000/yr
    Range: $84K - $106K
    5 salaries
    $94,000/yr
    $84K$106K

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    Hospira
    $90,326/yr
    Range: $88K - $94K
    4 salaries
    $90,326/yr
    $88K$94K
    Illumina
    $93,784/yr
    Range: $82K - $100K
    4 salaries
    $93,784/yr
    $82K$100K
    NextWave Wireless
    $115,454/yr
    Range: $100K - $156K
    4 salaries
    $115,454/yr
    $100K$156K
    Watt Stopper
    $109,879/yr
    Range: $110K - $112K
    3 salaries
    $109,879/yr
    $110K$112K
    InterDigital
    $101,600/yr
    Range: $92K - $103K
    3 salaries
    $101,600/yr
    $92K$103K
    Huawei Technologies
    $105,558/yr
    Range: $100K - $106K
    3 salaries
    $105,558/yr
    $100K$106K
    San Diego Gas & Electric
    $97,836/yr
    Range: $97K - $103K
    3 salaries
    $97,836/yr
    $97K$103K
    Novo Engineering
    $117,856/yr
    Range: $90K - $135K
    3 salaries
    $117,856/yr
    $90K$135K
    Nokia
    $97,793/yr
    Range: $86K - $109K
    3 salaries
    $97,793/yr
    $86K$109K
    CareFusion
    $110,554/yr
    Range: $95K - $111K
    3 salaries
    $110,554/yr
    $95K$111K
    pSemi
    $111,760/yr
    Range: $107K - $135K
    3 salaries
    $111,760/yr
    $107K$135K
    GenMark Diagnostics
    $87,250/yr
    Range: $80K - $93K
    2 salaries
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    $80K - $93K
    $80K$93K
    MindTouch, Inc.
    $99,314/yr
    Range: $92K - $108K
    2 salaries
    About
    $92K - $108K
    $92K$108K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $135,000
    per year
    A Senior Engineer reported making $135,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $106,163
    per year
    A Senior Engineer reported making $106,163 per year
    Additional Pay
    $5k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $138,000
    per year
    A Senior Engineer reported making $138,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $108,000
    per year
    A Senior Engineer reported making $108,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $115,000
    per year
    A Senior Engineer reported making $115,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $7k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
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