Salary Details for a Systems Engineer at Qualcomm in San Diego, CA Area

Updated Sep 29, 2022
Total Pay
$102,954/yrBase Pay
$51,741/yrAdditional Pay


 / yr
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Systems Engineer at Qualcomm is $154,695 per year. This number represents 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 base pay is $102,954 per year. The estimated additional pay is $51,741 per year. Additional pay could include bonus, stock, commission, profit sharing or tips. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

How accurate does $154,695 look to you?

Your input helps Glassdoor refine our pay estimates over time.

Related SearchesAll Systems Engineer Salaries | All Qualcomm Salaries

What are some related job titles for a Systems Engineer?

Some related job titles are Network Administrator salaries with median pay of $73,245, Network Engineer salaries with median pay of $87,691, System Admin salaries with median pay of $92,411, Linux salaries with median pay of $122,198.

Current Job Openings for a Systems Engineer at Qualcomm

Systems Engineer
3 new
San Diego, CA Area

Qualcomm Salary FAQs

The average salary for a Systems Engineer is $82,636 per year in San Diego, CA Area, which is 46% lower than the average Qualcomm salary of $154,695 per year for this job.

The salary trajectory of a Systems Engineer ranges between locations and employers. The salary starts at $110,923 per year and goes up to $175,152 per year for the highest level of seniority.

Popular Careers with Qualcomm Job Seekers


Get Email Updates

Qualcomm Benefits

Qualcomm Photos

Qualcomm photo of: San Diego Qualcomm employees get together for after-work happy hour
Qualcomm photo of: Drone photo of campus
Qualcomm photo of: Qualcommers interacted with an AI-enabled robot, powered by intelligent machine solutions that will empower more productive, intelligent, and advanced robots as 5G continues advancing
Qualcomm photo of: Employees at Techfest
Qualcomm photo of: Munich employees support a local charity run
Qualcomm photo of: Qualcomm co-founder hears from Qualcomm engineer on the Mars Rover
See All Photos

Explore Systems Engineer Salaries

Systems Engineer Salaries by Location

Looking beyond Qualcomm?

Check out the latest Systems Engineer Jobs or see Systems Engineer Salaries at other companies.

See if they're hiring! Check out the latest Qualcomm Jobs

Explore Jobs in This Location

Need a job but not ready to relocate? Browse the latest job openings in San Diego.

Don't Miss Out On a Job You Love
Upload a resume to easily apply to jobs from anywhere. It's simple to set up.