National » Sales Engineers » San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, CA

Sales Engineer Salary in San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California

The annual salary statistics of sales engineers in San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California is shown in Table 1. The wage statistics of sales engineers in San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2018 and published in April 2019 [1].

Table 1. Annual Salary of Sales Engineers in San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$66,550
25th Percentile Wage
$79,580
50th Percentile Wage
$108,920
75th Percentile Wage
$144,350
90th Percentile Wage
$171,940

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for sales engineers in San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $171,940. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $108,920. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $66,550.

Median salary trend (2012 to 2018)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of sales engineers from 2012 to 2018.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth6-Year Growth
2018
$108,920
-3.20% 0.21%
2017
$112,410
-10.03% -
2016
$123,680
-1.55% -
2015
$125,600
4.65% -
2014
$119,760
5.20% -
2013
$113,530
4.26% -
2012
$108,690
- -

Table 2. Compare Sales Engineer Salary in San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont with Other California Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $108,920 in San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont is in the middle of salary range for sales engineers in state of California. In comparison, the annual salary of sales engineers in San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont is 19.9 percent (19.9%) lower than that in the highest paying San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles and 26.2 percent (26.2%) higher than that in the lowest paying Modesto.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles
$136,050
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara
$132,840
Santa Maria-Santa Barbara
$119,380
Santa Rosa-Petaluma
$115,520
Fresno
$114,520
Oakland-Fremont-Hayward
$114,410
San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City
$109,920
San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont
$108,920
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale
$106,570
Yuba City
$104,320
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim
$103,690
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos
$101,070
Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville
$99,810
Vallejo-Fairfield
$99,120
Bakersfield-Delano
$97,860
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana
$96,030
Santa Cruz-Watsonville
$95,900
Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta
$94,460
Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine
$91,560
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario
$90,170
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura
$89,810
Modesto
$80,420



See also: Top paying jobs in San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California.