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Marine Engineer and Naval Architects Salary Information in San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California

The annual and hourly salary statistics of marine engineers and naval architects in San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of marine engineers and naval architects in San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Marine Engineers and Naval Architects in San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$66,840
25th Percentile Wage
$74,090
50th Percentile Wage
$88,680
75th Percentile Wage
$119,510
90th Percentile Wage
$185,350

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for marine engineers and naval architects in San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $185,350. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $88,680. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $66,840.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$32.13
25th Percentile Wage
$35.61
50th Percentile Wage
$42.64
75th Percentile Wage
$57.46
90th Percentile Wage
$89.11

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for marine engineers and naval architects in San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $89.11. The median hourly salary is $42.64. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $32.13.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of marine engineers and naval architects from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth4-Year Growth
201688,6801.23%-17.10%
201587,590-18.55%-
2012103,840--

Table 3. Compare Marine Engineer and Naval Architects Salary in San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos with Other California Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $88,680, San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos is the highest paying city for marine engineers and naval architects in state of California, followed by San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City (median annual salary $56,780). In comparison, the median annual salary of marine engineers and naval architects in San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos is 36.0 percent (36.0%) higher than that in San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos
$88,680
San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City
$56,780

See also: Top paying jobs in San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California.