Design Engineer Salaries in California

Salary estimated from 371 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: November 16, 2019
Average in California
$89,442 per year
12% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$25,000
$193,000
Salary Distribution

Average additional compensation

Cash bonus
$3,500
/ year

How much does a Design Engineer make in California?

The average salary for a Design Engineer is $89,442 per year in California, which is 12% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 371 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Design Engineer employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Design Engineer is 1-3 years.
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Design Engineer salaries by company in California
CompanyAverage salary
$173,954 per year
$167,191 per year
$156,013 per year
$148,915 per year
$137,490 per year
$147,209 per year
$141,944 per year
$128,523 per year
$128,523 per year
$116,715 per year
Design Engineer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$117,891 per year
$140,328 per year
$86,987 per year
$157,330 per year
$84,797 per year

Design Engineer job openings

DESIGN ENGINEER
PENCO ENGINEERING
California
Mechanical Engineer
Zense Life
Carlsbad, CA
Intermediate Mechanical Design Engineer
Essai, Inc.
Fremont, CA
Design Engineer jobs in California