SAN DIEGO, UNITED STATES SALARY

Average gross salary for San Diego GROSS SALARY
US$ 86,551
Average net salary for San Diego NET SALARY
US$ 64,194
The most typical salary for San Diego MOST TYPICAL GROSS
US$ 52,578
  Updated: 17 Nov 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 25%
  Salary entries: 293

Average salary in San Diego is US$ 86,551.

Average take home earning is US$ 64,194 (Net).

The most typical salary is US$ 52,578 (Gross).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
7 % US$ 173,800
11 % US$ 151,750
22 % US$ 122,831
51 % US$ 83,409
86 % US$ 43,829
95 % US$ 35,162
99 % US$ 24,000
Career Avg. gross salary Salary entries
Director US$ 155,100 10
Software Developer US$ 113,857 07
Human Resources Manager US$ 78,571 07
IT Manager US$ 110,166 06
Software Engineer US$ 98,250 06
Salesmen or Saleswomen US$ 70,200 05
CEO US$ 177,500 04
Construction Manager US$ 99,000 04
Teacher US$ 75,500 04
Web Developer US$ 63,750 04
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  SALARY BY LEVEL    SAN DIEGO

Salary levels Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 258,571
07
US$ 200,600
05
US$ 195,000
01
US$ 180,000
01
US$ 173,800
06
US$ 163,000
03
US$ 151,750
08
US$ 142,600
05
US$ 131,250
08
US$ 122,831
21
US$ 114,434
11
US$ 101,090
22
US$ 92,237
20
US$ 83,409
30
US$ 73,666
21
US$ 63,607
27
US$ 52,578
32
US$ 43,829
25
US$ 35,162
24
US$ 24,000
14
US$ 15,500
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  SALARY BY GENDER    SAN DIEGO

Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 99,999 147
US$ 78,722 67
US$ 68,168 79

  SALARY BY EDUCATION    SAN DIEGO

Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 127,977 22
US$ 109,247 57
US$ 84,341 125
US$ 68,553 64
US$ 51,695 23
US$ 99,000 02

Workers holding Doctorate Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in San Diego, United States. With an earned Doctorate Degree, they grosses US$ 127,977. While Workers with High School education earn the least, with an average gross income of US$ 51,695. This is 147.56% lower of what Doctorate Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE    SAN DIEGO

Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 120,565 74
US$ 100,662 33
US$ 91,222 31
US$ 91,630 40
US$ 63,039 43
US$ 50,392 40
US$ 56,250 14
US$ 61,608 18

Workers in San Diego, United States with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 20+ Years of experience earn a gross average of US$ 120,565 compared to US$ 50,392 for their counterparts with 2-4 Years of experience. The difference between workers with 20+ Years of experience and 2-4 Years is 139.25%.


  SALARY BY AGE    SAN DIEGO

Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 100,000 01
US$ 126,333 06
US$ 138,142 07
US$ 130,100 30
US$ 109,118 36
US$ 91,436 43
US$ 93,787 33
US$ 66,647 28
US$ 49,758 24
US$ 38,500 06
US$ 68,168 79
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  SALARY BY FIELD    SAN DIEGO

# Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. US$ 129,155 09
2. US$ 127,972 08
3. US$ 123,019 42
4. US$ 119,250 04
5. US$ 111,461 08
6. US$ 100,111 09
7. US$ 99,140 16
8. US$ 94,681 11
9. US$ 93,800 30
10. US$ 90,416 06
11. US$ 89,428 07
12. US$ 84,250 08
13. US$ 79,818 11
14. US$ 75,252 17
15. US$ 73,350 10
16. US$ 70,200 04
17. US$ 70,175 10
18. US$ 66,666 03
19. US$ 63,333 03
20. US$ 63,175 03
21. US$ 60,685 15
22. US$ 57,657 14
23. US$ 56,500 02
24. US$ 53,556 04
25. US$ 51,000 02
26. US$ 48,280 15
27. US$ 47,666 03
28. US$ 46,489 05
29. US$ 36,250 04
30. US$ 28,666 03

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Average salaries in San Diego, United States can vary greatly based on a career field. Engineers & Technicians V enjoy the highest gross average salaries (US$ 129,155), followed by Public Sector (US$ 127,972), and Management & Business (US$ 123,019). Lower average gross salaries in the San Diego, United States are earned by those in Manufacturing & Labor Workers (US$ 28,666) and those in Media positions (US$ 36,250). The difference between the most paid and the lowest paid fields is 350.55%.


  SALARY BY CAREER    SAN DIEGO

# Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. US$ 177,500 04
2. US$ 155,100 10
3. US$ 144,600 03
4. US$ 138,914 07
5. US$ 138,500 02
6. US$ 116,895 02
7. US$ 114,166 03
8. US$ 113,857 07
9. US$ 112,333 03
10. US$ 110,666 03
11. US$ 110,166 06
12. US$ 110,000 03
13. US$ 100,156 05
14. US$ 99,000 04
15. US$ 98,250 06
16. US$ 96,000 04
17. US$ 95,833 03
18. US$ 91,333 03
19. US$ 89,333 03
20. US$ 89,066 03
21. US$ 78,600 03
22. US$ 78,571 07
23. US$ 75,500 04
24. US$ 70,200 05
25. US$ 68,666 03
26. US$ 63,750 04
27. US$ 50,733 03
28. US$ 49,000 02
29. US$ 32,333 03
30. US$ 26,500 04

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In San Diego, United States economy, CEO is on the top list of highest earners, earning an average gross salary of US$ 177,500. Director and Program Manager follow, earning US$ 155,100 and US$ 144,600, respectively. Other Service Career earn a gross annual average of US$ 26,500, while Service Coordinator earn US$ 32,333. The gap between the lowest and the highest paid careers is 569.81%.


  SALARY BY JOB TYPE    SAN DIEGO

Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 86,257 250
US$ 88,352 17
US$ 102,666 15
US$ 68,484 11
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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    SAN DIEGO

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Australia US$ 87,533 AU$ 99,401 3,153
2. United States US$ 81,856 US$ 81,856 20,271
3. United Kingdom US$ 73,271 GBP 49,849 4,624
4. Canada US$ 70,891 CA$ 78,096 5,004
5. Mexico US$ 47,569 MXN 802,649 648
6. China US$ 47,292 CNY 303,820 2,647
7. Russia US$ 40,536 RUB 1,794,134 1,077
8. India US$ 21,635 INR 1,334,554 10,895

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(39/39)  GROWTH MARKETER


 Posted: 17 Nov 2020

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Client Meetings Pipeline Management Interpersonal Skills Strategy Sessions."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 70,000


(38/39)  IT SUPPORT


 Posted: 08 Nov 2020

Some College, 2-4 years: "IT Support Microsoft support. Network support."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 53,000


(37/39)  COMMERCIAL BANKER


 Posted: 22 Oct 2020

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Commercial Real Estate and Business finance."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 203,000


(36/39)  ANALYTICS DIRECTOR


 Posted: 25 Jul 2020

Some College, 16-20 years: "Google Analytics, Google Search Console, DOMO, Tableau, Stitch, R, SQL, Business Intelligence."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 80,000


(35/39)  COST AND PRICING SUPERVISOR


 Posted: 09 Jul 2020

Doctorate Degree, 16-20 years: "Cost estimating, FP&A, proposal management, subcontract management, DoD, FAR."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 127,000


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(34/39)  FINANCIAL ANALYST


 Posted: 08 Jun 2020

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Manage financials for a major university IT-research facility including state funding, federal sponsored projects, gifts, and service agreements."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 83,790


(33/39)  SENIOR ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 14 Apr 2020

Some College, 20+ years: "Accounting revenue accounting."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 75,000


(32/39)  NAVAL AVIATOR


 Posted: 14 Mar 2020

Some College, 20+ years: "Military naval aviation."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 125,000


(31/39)  PERSONAL BANKER


 Posted: 23 Feb 2020

Some College, 2-4 years: "Banking and finances."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 39,500


(30/39)  INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY


 Posted: 19 Feb 2020

Some College, 8-12 years: "All things networks and computers."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 80,000


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(29/39)  BUSINESS CONSULTANT


 Posted: 04 Nov 2019

Some College, 20+ years: "Corporate risk management."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 200,000


(28/39)  PERFORMANCE MANAGER


 Posted: 29 Oct 2019

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Assessing employee and system performance, international expansion strategy."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 82,500


(27/39)  CUSTOMER SUPPORT MANAGER


 Posted: 29 Aug 2019

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Manage software support team."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 135,000


(26/39)  DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS


 Posted: 28 Aug 2019

Some College, 20+ years: "All finances, manage insurance plan, building management, office management."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 90,000


(25/39)  SENIOR LEGAL ANALYST


 Posted: 14 Jul 2019

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Intellectual Property protection, patent, trademarks."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 130,000


(24/39)  SR PRODUCT MANAGER


 Posted: 02 Jul 2019

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Manage three business product lines and two verticals for cable MSO."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 170,000


(23/39)  OPERATIONS & CONTRACTS MANAGER


 Posted: 14 May 2019

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "30+ years in Same industry. Worked Administrative, Documentation, Logistics, Project Control, Operations Control, Project Management, Operations Management and Contract Management."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 135,000


(22/39)  MAGNETIC RESONANCE PHYSICIST


 Posted: 23 Apr 2019

Doctorate Degree, 20+ years: "Image processing."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 90,000


(21/39)  REGIONAL SALES MANAGER


 Posted: 25 Mar 2019

Some College, 8-12 years: "Managing a team of sales people and hitting daily weekly and monthly sales goals."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 80,000


(20/39)  PROJECT COORDINATOR


 Posted: 06 Mar 2019

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Support Principal Investigator."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 63,500


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(19/39)  INFORMATION SYSTEM TECHNICIAN LEAD


 Posted: 13 Feb 2019

Some College, 4-8 years: "As an E-6, manage/lead divisions or departments on daily operational task, planning, communicating requirements up and down the chain of command. A strong technical background ensures proper decisions are made."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 98,000


(18/39)  SENIOR ELECTRICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 07 Feb 2019

Doctorate Degree, 4-8 years: "Circuit design, test and validation."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 125,000


(17/39)  DIRECTOR


 Posted: 31 Jan 2019

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Manage people, run initiatives, build business."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 300,000


(16/39)  SALES MANAGER


 Posted: 16 Dec 2018

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Maintain sales with agreed accounts and grow the business."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 60,000


(15/39)  PHYSICAL EDUCATION TEACHER


 Posted: 13 Dec 2018

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Teach physical education to students."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 102,000


(14/39)  INSPECTOR GENERAL AUDITOR


 Posted: 05 Dec 2018

Some College, 20+ years: "Investigate government benefits for veterans."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 106,000


(13/39)  MANAGEMENT CONSULTANT


 Posted: 28 Aug 2018

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Management Consultant."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 100,000


(12/39)  MANAGING DIRECTOR


 Posted: 27 Aug 2018

Doctorate Degree, 12-16 years: "Manage a staff augmentation firm."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 150,000


(11/39)  HUMANITIES PROMOTIONS COORDINATOR


 Posted: 20 Jul 2018

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Develop schedules, graphic design, edit material, multiple projects, interpersonal communication via orally, email, phone."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 40,000


(10/39)  PROGRAMMER


 Posted: 05 Jun 2018

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Data Analysis and Machine Learning."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 95,000


(9/39)  REGIONAL BUSINESS LINE MANAGER


 Posted: 04 Jun 2018

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Organize distribution within and outside the affiliate countries in accordance with the Zone Director / General Manager directives - Defining BL sales budget and achieving related targets. - Ensuring consistency, availability and use of related sales resources by affiliates and distributors. - Coordinating with local sales managers and measuring efficiency of their respective sales forces. - Reviewing margins to ensure they are in line with the budget R3. Competition: Organize intelligence, collect information on products, sales and organization. Share it with people he/she reports to or liaises with. (See para Reports below) R4. Marketing: Supervise and coordinate the application of AQI MKT Director Directives. Monitor the good use of MKT campaigns and material that AQI made at BUs’ disposal. Define and coordinate regional promotions, particularly on the Internet. R5. Budget: work with the Zone Director / General Manager and Global Business Line Manager to establish the BL Regional budget. Responsible for effective implementation of the Regional plans and coordination with Local BU (General and Commercial managers) to achieve plan."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 150,000


(8/39)  CUSTOMER SERVICE/OFFICE MNGMNTONTROL


 Posted: 13 Mar 2018

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Control office activities, work with sales personell."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 13,000


(7/39)  HIGH SCHOOL TEACHER


 Posted: 19 Nov 2017

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "I teach high school English Literature at a public school, full-time."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 54,000


(6/39)  SALES ENGINEER


 Posted: 03 Nov 2017

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Sales in construction field for 20 years."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 45,000


(5/39)  VP DIRECTOR OF CLIENT RELATIONS


 Posted: 19 Oct 2017

Some College, 8-12 years: "Client relations production management."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 54,000


(4/39)  SR DIRECTOR OPERATIONS


 Posted: 09 Oct 2017

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Sr Director Operations Manufacturing."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 265,000


(3/39)  MEDICAL RECORDS CLERK


 Posted: 02 Oct 2017

Some College, 2-4 years: "Responsibilities: Creates new medical records and retrieves existing medical records by gathering appropriate record folders and contents; assigning and recording new record numbers; verifying existing record numbers; inputting and recording locations to computer; delivering records."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 21,000


(2/39)  CORPORATE COUNSEL


 Posted: 19 Sep 2017

Doctorate Degree, 8-12 years: "Transactional attorney inside counsel."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 155,000


(1/39)  MARKETING COORDINATOR


 Posted: 03 Aug 2017

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Marketing, content, strategy, branding."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 42,200


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  ECONOMY   SAN DIEGO

The San Diego economy is tied to San Diego Bay, a harbor which today is one of California's five major ports. This harbor has significant impact on the San Diego economy.

About 5% of all civilian jobs in the U.S are military-related. Around 15,000 businesses in San Diego rely on Defense. Military bases in San Diego include Marine Corps bases, US Navy facilities, and Coast Guard stations.

Tourism has very important role in San Diego economy.

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, 40.5 percent people in San Diego at ages 25 and older have bachelor's education. This ranks the city as the ninth most educated city in the U.S.

Salaries in San Diego are among highest in California. They are a little bit lower than in San Francisco with surrounding and Los Angeles.

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