Engineer Salaries in California

Salary estimated from 2,654 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: November 11, 2018
Average in California
$121,880 per year
31% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$36,000
$256,000
Salary Distribution

How much does an Engineer make in California?

The average salary for an Engineer is $121,880 per year in California, which is 31% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 2,654 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Engineer employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for an Engineer is 1-3 years.
Engineer salaries by company in California
CompanyAverage salary
$140,194 per year
$134,959 per year
42 salaries
$132,722 per year
9 salaries
$130,523 per year
$125,812 per year
19 salaries
$125,288 per year
62 salaries
$117,905 per year
$119,127 per year
15 salaries
$116,471 per year
$120,000 per year
Engineer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$137,346 per year
$136,785 per year
$101,252 per year
$133,009 per year
$99,468 per year

Engineer job openings

Architect
Lattice Engines
San Mateo, CA
Staff/ Project Level Engineer or Geologist - Commerce
Fugro
California
Associate Quality Assurance Analyst
MIND Research Institute
California
Engineer jobs in California