Engineering Manager salary in Los Angeles

Average Base Salary in Los Angeles

$164,173
$14,460
Additional Cash Compensation
$178,633
Total Compensation
Median: $164K
Min: $124K
Max: $256K

How Much Does a Engineering Manager Make in Los Angeles?

The average salary for a Engineering Manager in Los Angeles is $164,173. The average additional cash compensation for a Engineering Manager in Los Angeles is $14,460. The average total compensation for a Engineering Manager in Los Angeles is $178,633. Engineering Manager salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Los Angeles from anonymous Engineering Manager employees in Los Angeles.

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Engineering Manager jobs in Los Angeles

Software Engineering Manager - Prep (Orange County)

Orange County
1 week ago
+42
People Development: An SEM’s primary task is to enable their team to be successful. The team is only as successful as the people on it, so the SEM is first and foremost a people leader. They develop, coach, and mentor sweetgreen engineers. They meet regularly with direct reports to discuss individual strengths and opportunities to grow. They actively recruit and hire qualified people who fit well with the team and contribute to its success. Technical Expertise: Approves the system design and architecture for new and existing systems. Capable of understanding and translating complex functional and technical requirements. Ensures subject matter experts are brought in to review designs, especially when integrating with other systems. Ultimately responsible for their engineering team’s Objectives and Key Results (OKRs). Building: Drives full stack development (backend to frontend) of all products and features by validating all requirements are met; ensuring DRY, SOLID, and YAGNI code design principles are used to write, review, and test code; and drives best practices for quality validation and continuous deployment. Actively observes and iterates on the established SDLC. SEMs should be capable of writing code, but are not expected to be writing it as part of their role. They are responsible for making sure that the code written by their team is done so correctly and best practices are followed.

Software Engineering Manager - CRP (Los Angeles)

Greater LA Area
1 week ago
+42
A sweetgreen Software Engineering Manager (SEM) is the people manager for a team of software engineers and is ultimately responsible for building products and experiences that support business requirements. They establish individual goals for sweetgreen team members that accelerate growth. They define and evaluate specific vendor objectives, when vendors are used. They establish team goals that enable the team to improve and deliver on the products and experiences the team is responsible for. 

Backend Engineering Manager

Greater LA Area
6 days ago
+49
We’re looking for an experienced software engineering leader to join our growing engineering team. As the Backend Engineering Manager, you will help us launch reliable and stable products and support new initiatives to continuously improve the experience of our users. You will shape the product, the software architecture, the development process, and the culture. Most importantly, you will motivate, encourage and lead your team to success, by finding growth opportunities, providing constructive feedback, and combining challenge and support to get the best out of your colleagues.

DevOps Engineering Manager (Los Angeles/Orange County/San Diego)

Culver City
1 week ago
+42
DevOps Engineering Manager sweetgreen is on a mission to build healthier communities by connecting people to real food. We passionately believe that real food should be convenient and accessible to everyone. Every day in each sweetgreen restaurant, our 4,000+ team members make food from scratch, using fresh ingredients and produce delivered that morning. And in our local communities, we’re committed to leaving people better than we found them. We

Software Engineering Manager

Orange County
1 day ago
+33
 As a Software Engineering Manager at Weedmaps, you will be empowered to contribute to our growing set of products as a leader on our rapidly growing technology team. By employing cutting edge design and technology, we strive to deliver excellent experiences to all of our users.  As the leader in this emerging industry, we are helping to define the market landscape.  We invite you to join & lead in those efforts.

Software Engineering Manager

Greater LA Area
1 week ago
+35
Software Engineering Manager Position Overview  Beyond Limits is seeking a strong Software Engineering Manager to join our expanding team. The ideal candidate will have a record of progressive technical experience, a demonstrated progression of management scope, sharp coding skills, and a passion for managing outstanding engineers in a fast-paced environment This position entails working within teams to lead the build out of trailblazing

Engineering Manager

Greater LA Area
2 days ago
+27
We are looking for an experienced Engineering Manager to lead a team of exceptional software engineers. You will play a key role in inspiring and driving the efforts of the engineering team to deliver the highest priority features in the quickest way possible while managing technical risk and quality.

Engineering Manager

Greater LA Area
1 week ago
+40
As an Engineering Manager, you will be responsible for leading one or more teams of engineers on all aspects of product development. You will partner with technical leads, product management, data analytics, business operations and other engineering leaders to build and deliver the roadmap of your teams. You will participate in technical design and planning while providing guidance for engineers to ensure they execute well everyday. Finally, as we’re scaling explosively, you’ll have lots of opportunities to build & grow the teams via hiring & mentoring.

Engineering Manager

Greater LA Area
3 weeks ago
+36
Supervise and manage a team of software engineers responsible for product delivery. Work on technical requirements helping the product team and close all technology related gaps. Support technical decision-making by combining context from product and business needs, system architecture concerns, IT operations, and application security.  Partner with our recruiting team to find and hire incredible engineers. Develop software engineering professionals - direct management and coaching of software engineers. Continuous delivery of value - support and improve upon existing processes and practices of the engineers and teams.

Engineering Manager

Greater LA Area
3 weeks ago
+32
Manage a team of Engineers in the Los Angeles Studio. Develop Engineers’ career through direct mentorship and coaching. Lead tactical tech strategies. Lead planning, status and retrospective meetings. Plan future architecture of core technologies.

Engineering Manager

Greater LA Area
3 weeks ago
+19
Inspire and lead the team of engineers, in collaboration with the Chief Technology Officer, to do their best work. Provide technical guidance to engineers. Lead the development and maintenance of all XCLAIM applications and monitor their performance. Be an active leader during engineering meetings (stand-ups, sprint open/close, etc.) to provide immediate and actionable feedback on team progress. Review and comment on pull requests, ensuring all code is well-written, readable, and properly styled. Write great code.  Assume responsibility for all engineering deliverables and schedule. Manage relationships with engineering teams of external partners (i.e., Claims Agents) to maintain regular and productive communication. Provide clear communication to other teams of any interruption to the expected schedule. Innovate and contribute to the analysis, design, critique, and continual improvement of the site architecture and its components, processes, tools, and methodologies.

Data Engineering Manager

El Segundo
8 hours ago
+33
As a manager of engineers, you’ll be responsible for understanding technical projects, ensuring high quality of work, reasonable delivery timelines, motivating a team, providing career growth opportunities, keeping tabs on performance (both rewarding high performers and taking corrective action for low performers) and understanding non-engineering needs/requirements, among other things. Day-to-day, you’ll be keeping engaged with your team (through 1:1s, evaluating code and pull requests, reviewing design proposals, etc.) and driving longer-term initiatives (e.g. changes to a team’s staff, new on-call rotations, quarterly performance reviews, hiring plans, etc.). Additionally, you’ll need to clearly and effectively communicate status of work upwards and be responsible for implementing and supporting larger, team-wide, department-wide or company-wide initiatives. Both your direct reports and your manager should trust you for support, autonomous execution and timely/accurate feedback.

Engineering Manager Salary ranges

The most common Engineering Manager salary in Los Angeles is between $160k - $170k.

Average Engineering Manager Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Engineering Manager make the most at companies with 11-50 employees, earning $178,000 on average.

Engineering Manager Salary by gender

The average Engineering Manager salary for women is $156,000 and the average Engineering Manager salary for men is $167,368.

Engineering Manager Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Engineering Manager with 7+ years of experience is $165,625.

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 Engineering Manager salaries in Los Angeles

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Javascript
2% have this skill
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SQL
2% have this skill
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C#
2% have this skill
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Amazon Web Services
2% have this skill
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DevOps
2% have this skill
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.NET
2% have this skill

Recent Engineering Manager salaries in Los Angeles

$180,000
Yearly Salary
A Engineering Manager reported a yearly salary of $180,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Los Angeles
$154,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $154,000 with +$12,320 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Los Angeles
5-10 Reports
$162,000
Yearly Salary
A Engineering Manager reported a yearly salary of $162,000 with +$16,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Los Angeles
>10 Reports
$170,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior software engineer manager reported a yearly salary of $170,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Los Angeles
>10 Reports
$125,000
Yearly Salary
A Application Delivery Manager reported a yearly salary of $125,000 with +$4,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Los Angeles
5-10 Reports
$200,000
Yearly Salary
A Engineering Manager reported a yearly salary of $200,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Los Angeles
$169,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Network Engineer reported a yearly salary of $169,000 with +$20,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Los Angeles
$150,000
Yearly Salary
A Engineering Manager reported a yearly salary of $150,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Los Angeles
$210,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $210,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Los Angeles
$160,000
Yearly Salary
A Engineering Manager reported a yearly salary of $160,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Los Angeles
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