Soldier salary in California

Average salary
$29,500/yr
Based on 1,217 income tax records
$19,000
$68,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$28K
 
$33K
 
$52K
 
$58K
$19,000
$68,000
How much do Soldiers make?
The average total salary for a Soldier is $29,500 per year. This is based on data from 1,217 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Soldier and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Soldier salary can vary between $19,000 to $68,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

Soldier salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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US Department Of Defense, California
1,083 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$19K – $65K

Soldier demographics in California

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78% are single
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22% are married
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17% have kids
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15% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Soldiers in California

1,217 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a soldier in California is $29,500 per year. Soldier salaries in California can vary between $19,000 to $68,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,217 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as soldier.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for soldiers in California: Monterey, CA ($41,000 a year), Fort Irwin, CA ($38,500 a year), and San Diego, CA ($34,500 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.