San Diego Jobs

  • CDL Truck Driver - Team Regional. We Train!

    C.R. England - San Diego, CA

    C.R. England is now hiring Team Truck Drivers for our Regional Division As a Regional Team Truck Driver, you can enjoy the life of a truck driver without having to travel across...

    from C.R. England - 4 days ago
  • Truck Driver - Part-Time

    Army National Guard - San Diego, CA

    Keep the Nation moving forward in the Army National Guard. In the Guard, the Truck Driver is the Soldier who makes sure other Soldiers and their supplies get where they need to...

    from Army National Guard - 2 hours ago
  • Nurse

    U.S. Air Force - San Diego, CA

    Nurse U.S. Air Force Position Summary You earned the degree - now get the respect. Nurses are vital to quality patient care, and in the Air Force, they're treated that way. Our...

    from U.S. Air Force - 1 day ago
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San Diego, California

San Diego is a coastal Southern California city located in the southwestern corner of the continental United States. As of 2005, the city has a population of 1,256,951. It is the second largest city in California and the eighth largest city in the United States. It is the county seat of San Diego County. and is the economic center of the metropolitan area, the 17th-largest metro area in the U.S. with a population of 2.9 million as of 2006, and the 21st largest Metropolitan area in the Americas when including Tijuana . San Diego County lies just north of the Mexican border sharing a border with Tijuana and lies south of Orange County. It is home to miles of beaches, a mild Mediterranean climate and 16 military facilities hosting the United States Navy, the United States Coast Guard and the United States Marine Corps. The University of California, San Diego and the affiliated UCSD Medical Center combined with nearby research institutes in the Torrey Pines area of La Jolla make the...more

San Diego Economy

, Several areas of San Diego are home to offices and research facilities for numerous biotechnology companies. Major biotechnology companies like Neurocrine Biosciences and Nventa Biopharmaceuticals are headquartered in San Diego, while many biotech and pharmaceutical companies, such as BD Biosciences, Biogen Idec, Merck, Pfizer, Élan, Genzyme, Celgene and Vertex, have offices or research facilities in San Diego. There are also several non-profit biotech institutes, such as the Salk Institute for Biological Studies, the Scripps Research Institute and the Burnham Institute. The presence of University of California, San Diego and other research institutions helped fuel biotechnology growth. In June 2004, San Diego was ranked the top biotech cluster in the U.S. by the Milken Institute. San Diego is home to companies that develop wireless cellular technology. Qualcomm Incorporated was founded and is headquartered in San Diego; Qualcomm is the largest private-sector technology...more

San Diego Careers

Among the most common occupations in San Diego are Management, professional, and related occupations, 42%; Sales and office occupations, 23%; and Service occupations, 15%. Approximately 71 percent of workers in San Diego, California work for companies, 15 percent work for the government and 8 percent are self-employed.

San Diego Industries

The leading industries in San Diego, California are Educational services, and health care, and social assistance, 19%; Professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services, 15%; and Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation, and food services, 10%. Simply Hired's San Diego job listings indicate that the following industries in San Diego are hiring the most workers:

San Diego Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in San Diego, California is $43,478, and the median income of households in San Diego was $55,637.

Average Salaries in San Diego, CA

San Diego, CA


According to our San Diego Trends data, the number of San Diego, California jobs has decreased by 8% since September 2013.
San Diego job trends

San Diego Employment Statistics

Population of San Diego
Total population 1,208,331
Male 50.02%
Female 49.98%
Median age 33.5
San Diego Housing
Owner-occupied homes 51.3%
Median cost of a home $566,700
Median mortgage payment $1,680
Renter-occupied homes 48.7%
Vacant housing 7.0%
Median monthly rent $1,104
Average Income
Median for all workers $32,228
Median for all male full-time $47,200
Median for all female full-time $39,756
Household Income
Less than $10,000 6%
$10,000 to $14,999 5%
$15,000 to $24,999 10%
$25,000 to $34,999 9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15%
$50,000 to $74,999 18%
$75,000 to $99,999 13%
$100,000 to $149,999 14%
$150,000 to $199,999 5%
$200,000 or more 5%
Less than 9th grade 7%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 7%
High school graduate 17%
Some college, no degree 21%
Associate's degree 8%
Bachelor's degree 24%
Graduate degree 16%
Marital Status
Never married 35%
Currently married 48%
Separated 2%
Widowed 5%
Divorced 10%
White 66%
Black or African American 7%
Asian 16%
Other 11%
San Diego Commute
Carpool 9.5%
Public transportation 3.5%
Average travel time 23 minutes