Data Engineer salary in Los Angeles

Average Base Salary in Los Angeles

$125,053
$172,449
Additional Cash Compensation
$297,502
Total Compensation
Median: $125K
Min: $72K
Max: $234K

How Much Does a Data Engineer Make in Los Angeles?

The average salary for a Data Engineer in Los Angeles is $125,053. The average additional cash compensation for a Data Engineer in Los Angeles is $172,449. The average total compensation for a Data Engineer in Los Angeles is $297,502. Data Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Los Angeles from anonymous Data Engineer employees in Los Angeles.

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Director of Analytics
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Data Engineer jobs in Los Angeles

Data Engineer (SQL, Python)

Orange County
1 week ago
+45
Writing complex SQL queries. Analyzing and tuning SQL queries. Writing ETL and ELT jobs using various tools and programming languages. Designing, developing, testing, debugging and deploying applications and reports using various technologies. Importing and exporting large amounts of data in formats like CSV, JSON, XML, etc. Need to be able to easily switch between different technologies. Solving complex performance problems, architectural challenges and production issues. Working with product owners, QA engineers and fellow engineers. Following organization processes and procedures. Ad-hoc duties as needed.

Senior Manager, Machine Learning Service

Greater LA Area
1 week ago
+24
As a Senior Manager, Software Engineering for our Financial product line, you’ll build and maintain the complex and powerful infrastructure that integrates with our clients’ bookkeeping and accounting systems. You’ll partner cross-functionally with our Sales, Account Management, Support, and Product teams to translate the voice of our customers into user needs and product enhancements. 

Data Engineer

Greater LA Area
6 days ago
+24
WELL is a patient communication infrastructure for healthcare. We enable enterprise health systems, private practices, and vendors to conduct seamless conversations with patients across multiple channels — including texting, email, telephone, and live chat.  With WELL, patients receive all of their healthcare communication from one trusted source — their provider. The platform empowers service representatives to converse with patients in real

Data Engineer

Greater LA Area
1 week ago
+24
As a successful Data Engineer, you have a strong background in cloud infrastructure, particularly AWS and Google Cloud Platform. You strive to excel at everything you do while being able to prioritize between the must-haves and nice-to-haves. If you’re intrinsically motivated and ready to roll up your sleeves and dive in—we’d love to hear from you! This position will report into our Director of IT Engineering and will be based in our headquarters in Carpinteria, CA on the bluffs overlooking the Pacific Ocean. We’re looking for someone to join our team immediately.

Director, Data Engineering

Greater LA Area
6 days ago
+24
WELL is a patient communication infrastructure for healthcare. We enable enterprise health systems, private practices, and vendors to conduct seamless conversations with patients across multiple channels — including texting, email, telephone, and live chat.  With WELL, patients receive all of their healthcare communication from one trusted source — their provider. The platform empowers service representatives to converse with patients in real

Principal Data Engineer

Greater LA Area
1 week ago
+24
As a Principal Data Engineer on our Data Engineering team, you’ll drive solutions to wide-ranging data engineering and infrastructure challenges for product and internal operations. You’ll partner with a group of highly skilled developers, engineers, architects, and data scientists to drive strategy, provide technical leadership, and collaborate on defining best practices around data engineering.

Senior Data Engineer

Greater LA Area
1 week ago
+26
You have ideally designed and built large-scale data processing architectures, where your software engineering skills have been used to marry systems together in an efficient manner. You have also worked in multi-disciplinary environments requiring collaboration with different teams who have different types of data. At Relativity, you will be responsible for building out and maintaining software that is critical to our autonomous 3D printing process. This role requires that you are able to follow agile development practices and understand how to implement quality software that is continuously integrated and deployable to our production cells. You are excited to solve complex problems to which you can offer elegant solutions.

Software Engineer (Ad Serving, Java, SQL)

Greater LA Area
1 week ago
+45
Provides technical expertise to implement and deliver various web and other system projects. Gathers and analyzes requirements, design and development of the projects. Organizes and participates in review sessions and contribute to design insights for the projects. Develops good quality projects in a challenging timeframe and assists other members of the team. Participates in system testing to ensure quality deliverables. Contributes to the development and continuous review of the existing projects as well as participate in view and scope of future projects. Engage in all phases of software development life cycle. Interfaces with program managers and other developers for project-based assignments. Contributes to and has responsibility for completion of assigned project.

Head of Data Engineering

Greater LA Area
3 weeks ago
+26
The ideal candidate is a player/coach and has significant experience leading a small group of engineers that work across business intelligence, analytics, data science, and data products. You must have strong, hands-on technical expertise in a variety of technologies including Python, Kafka, Spark, and Kubernetes as well as the proven ability to fashion robust, scalable solutions for our clients.

Software Engineer, Machine Learning

Greater LA Area
3 days ago
+49
We’re looking for a Machine Learning Engineer to join Team Snapchat! As a member of the Camera Platform team, you will optimize neural network models and deploy them into production app. Working from our Los Angeles, CA headquarters, you will collaborate with researchers, engineers, and designers and develop machine learning frameworks to create exciting products and breakthrough interactive experiences for millions of Snapchatters around the world.

Research Engineer, Machine Learning

Greater LA Area
1 week ago
+49
We’re looking for a Machine Learning Research Engineer to join Team Snapchat! As a member of the Augmented Reality Team, you will train state-of-the-art machine learning models. You will collaborate with researchers, engineers, and designers and find new ways to apply machine learning to create exciting products and breakthrough interactive experiences for 100s of millions of Snapchatters around the world. 

Software Engineer, Machine Learning

Greater LA Area
1 week ago
+40
Modeling and forecasting demand and supply to enable more intelligent matching, optimize the overall marketplace efficiency, and provide valuable insights to our merchants and Postmates. Large scale Machine Learning algorithms and infrastructure that powers our Search Ranking models and Personalized Recommendation Engine. Predicting the Postmates Delivery Time (PDT) and improving the efficiency (batching, chaining, etc) and reliability of the dispatching algorithm. Determining the optimal pricing strategies to help our Postmates maximize their revenue. Identifying suspicious transactions and malicious users for risk control. Natural Language Processing to understand text content on Postmates platform, including named entity resolution and recognization of reviews, descriptions and interactions between users on our marketplace.

Data Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Data Engineer salary in Los Angeles is between $100k - $110k.

Average Data Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Data Engineer make the most at companies with 51-200 employees, earning $143,235 on average.

Data Engineer Salary by gender

The average Data Engineer salary for women is $129,000 and the average Data Engineer salary for men is $145,691.

Data Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Data Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $181,244. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $110,000.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Los Angeles

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $75,684
Min: $49K
Max: $175K
Salesforce Developer $91,933
Min: $76K
Max: $114K
Software Test Engineer $95,107
Min: $55K
Max: $140K
Automation Engineer $97,267
Min: $73K
Max: $145K
Front End Developer $98,681
Min: $55K
Max: $180K
Junior Software Engineer $101,750
Min: $70K
Max: $155K
QA Engineer $103,341
Min: $70K
Max: $185K
Sales Engineer $116,297
Min: $77K
Max: $166K
Security Engineer $116,365
Min: $85K
Max: $185K
DevOps Engineer $121,040
Min: $45K
Max: $180K
iOS Developer $124,242
Min: $80K
Max: $170K
Data Engineer $125,053
Min: $72K
Max: $234K
Software Engineer $127,142
Min: $75K
Max: $225K
Android Developer $127,167
Min: $90K
Max: $200K
Systems Engineer $129,500
Min: $102K
Max: $140K
Hardware Engineer $131,000
Min: $131K
Max: $131K
Game Developer $135,000
Min: $135K
Max: $135K
Site Reliability Engineer $136,000
Min: $130K
Max: $142K
QA Manager $137,000
Min: $118K
Max: $155K
Machine Learning Engineer $137,000
Min: $137K
Max: $137K
Data Architect $138,600
Min: $100K
Max: $240K
Database Administrator $142,000
Min: $142K
Max: $142K
Senior Software Engineer $156,528
Min: $105K
Max: $225K
Lead Software Engineer $158,375
Min: $130K
Max: $180K
Engineering Manager $164,173
Min: $124K
Max: $256K
Principal Software Engineer $165,556
Min: $130K
Max: $222K
Data Engineering Manager $181,500
Min: $181K
Max: $182K
Director of Software Engineering $192,881
Min: $135K
Max: $265K
Vice President of Engineering $199,607
Min: $151K
Max: $265K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $242,333
Min: $120K
Max: $575K

Skills that affect Data Engineer salaries in Los Angeles

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Data Warehousing
1% have this skill
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SQL
1% have this skill
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Python
1% have this skill
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Java
1% have this skill
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Python
1% have this skill
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Data Architechture
1% have this skill

Recent Data Engineer salaries in Los Angeles

$120,000
Yearly Salary
A CeOA reported a yearly salary of $120,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
< 1 Year of Experience
Female
1-10 Employees
Los Angeles
1-5 Reports
$140,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $140,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Los Angeles
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $120,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
Los Angeles
$196,200
Yearly Salary
A Data Engineering Manager reported a yearly salary of $196,200
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Los Angeles
$180,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $180,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Los Angeles
$125,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $125,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
Los Angeles
$234,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $234,000 with +$46,800 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Los Angeles
$90,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $90,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Los Angeles
$200,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $200,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Los Angeles
$200,000
Yearly Salary
A Principal Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $200,000 with +$1,500,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
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51-200 Employees
Los Angeles
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