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Sales Engineer Salary in Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California

The annual salary statistics of sales engineers in Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California is shown in Table 1. The wage statistics of sales engineers in Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta 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 Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$66,940
25th Percentile Wage
$75,320
50th Percentile Wage
$94,460
75th Percentile Wage
$123,970
90th Percentile Wage
$147,500

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for sales engineers in Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $147,500. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $94,460. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $66,940.

Median salary trend

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of sales engineers from 2012 to 2014. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2018.

YearMedian Salary Growth2-Year Growth
2014
$94,460
-4.00% -14.05%
2013
$98,240
-9.66% -
2012
$107,730
- -

Table 2. Compare Sales Engineer Salary in Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta with Other California Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $94,460 in Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta is in the middle of salary range for sales engineers in state of California. In comparison, the annual salary of sales engineers in Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta is 30.6 percent (30.6%) lower than that in the highest paying San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles and 14.9 percent (14.9%) 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