Staff Engineer Salaries in San Diego, CA

Salary estimated from 15 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: August 15, 2018
Average in San Diego, CA
$128,735 per year
25% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$62,000
$219,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Staff Engineer is $128,735 per year in San Diego, CA, which is 25% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 15 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Staff Engineer employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Staff Engineer is 2-4 years.
Staff Engineer salaries by company in San Diego, CA
CompanyAverage salary
$142,783 per year
$153,692 per year
$128,789 per year
$121,968 per year
$112,184 per year
$111,328 per year
$87,648 per year
$124,451 per year
$27.71 per hour
Staff Engineer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$152,038 per year
$166,306 per year
$124,541 per year
$172,425 per year
$110,995 per year

Staff Engineer job openings

Mechanical Designer / Engineer 1
exp
San Diego, CA
Junior Systems Engineer
XSITE LLC
San Diego, CA
Staff Engineer - Process Development
Dexcom
San Diego, CA
Staff Engineer jobs in San Diego, CA