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Senior Software Engineer salary in Los Angeles

Average Base Salary in Los Angeles

$154,078
$28,473
Additional Cash Compensation
$182,551
Total Compensation
Median: $154K
Min: $105K
Max: $225K

How Much Does a Senior Software Engineer Make in Los Angeles?

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer in Los Angeles is $154,078. The average additional cash compensation for a Senior Software Engineer in Los Angeles is $28,473. The average total compensation for a Senior Software Engineer in Los Angeles is $182,551. Senior Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Los Angeles from anonymous Senior Software Engineer employees in Los Angeles.

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Senior Software Engineer jobs in Los Angeles

Sr. Software Engineer (Java)

Greater LA Area
4 months ago
+19
As a senior member of our team, the candidate will be responsible for enhancing the company’s Java based web applications and contribute to our Platform team.  The Core team is currently focused on enhancing the marketing onboarding flows for our suite of products. The Platform team is tasked with building out our Service Oriented Architecture and is currently engaged with moving our big data sets from Oracle to Elasticsearch. All team members must have strong analytical and troubleshooting skills, fluency in coding, good communication skills, and most of all, enthusiasm for tackling complex problems.

Sr. Software Engineer - Search Services

Greater LA Area
4 months ago
+19
As a senior member of our team, the candidate will be responsible for enhancing the company’s Solr and Elasticsearch based search clusters.  The Platform team is tasked with adding new data sets and moving our big data sets from Oracle to Elasticsearch. All team members must have strong analytical and troubleshooting skills, fluency in coding, good communication skills, and most of all, enthusiasm for tackling complex problems.

Sr. Software Engineer, Backend - International Growth

Greater LA Area
2 weeks ago
+33
Develop exciting new Tinder features with a focus on different markets across the world. Grow our international user base by providing features that are relevant to them. Help us scale to meet the ever-growing Tinder user base and global audience. Work closely with client platform engineers to deploy exciting new Tinder features. Build tools and infrastructure to ensure 100% uptime of Tinder for all users across the world.

Senior Software Engineer

Santa Monica
1 day ago
As a senior member of the engineering team you will collaborate with cross-functional teams in the company to ensure end-to-end strategy and execution. You are passionate about product craftsmanship and care about great design, not only in products and their visual presentation but in your code and technical architecture as well.

Senior Software Engineer - Infrastructure

Greater LA Area
1 day ago
+27
Improve our internal PaaS that allows teams to manage their own applications. Design core infrastructure and platform components for a fast-growing start-up. Scale for capacity and traffic spikes of 10x normal load during high-volume events. Implement defenses against security threats, bots, and malicious actors. Enhance our chat-based deployment, build, and orchestration systems. Be on call for the rare infrastructure-level issues that haven’t already been automated. Automate infrastructure so that pager escalations continue to be rare.

Senior Software Engineer (Python)

Venice
1 day ago
+35
System1 is looking for a Senior Software Engineer (Python) to design, build, operate, debug, and optimize sophisticated distributed systems with a growing team of talented engineers. In this role, you will manipulate and leverage datasets to extract valuable insights coming from millions of user requests. The ideal person will not only be an expert software developer but also a collaborative team player with infectious energy and a desire to communicate your ideas respectfully to colleagues.

Senior Software Engineer

Venice
1 day ago
+35
Connecting the Dots - You will work across teams to understand what systems are already in place and what are the “missing pieces” that can make them all work together seamlessly. As a Senior Software Engineer on the team, you will design flexible and scalable solutions that fit with the requirements and work with members on the team to ensure successful implementations. Advocate and evangelize technical solutions - as a key driver of the process, you are passionate about what you build and willing to be the one who push the project to finish line. Mentor - in this role, you will provide support to the junior members and establish engineering best practices for the team.

Senior Software Engineer, Data

Greater LA Area
1 week ago
+42
Development: The primary objective of the data platform/infra team is to supply data to drive business decisions across the company. Development will consist of ETL pipelines, microservices, data lake/warehouse management and collaboration with the machine learning team to deploy ML based applications.

Senior Software Engineer

Greater LA Area
4 months ago
+19
Software Engineers (SE) at Laserfiche are the heart of our product teams building, refining and often inventing new solutions to our customer’s problems. Senior SE's at Laserfiche are engineers who possess a “buck stops here” mentality with the experience and full understanding which enables you to solve a wide range of issues in creative ways. You will typically mentor junior members of the team and will also take a leadership stance on innovations that could improve other product areas as well.

Senior Software Engineer, Capture

Greater LA Area
4 months ago
+19
Software Engineers (SE) at Laserfiche operate in cross-functional product teams building, refining and implementing solutions that are well-tested, easily maintained, and built with an understanding of its users' needs.  Senior Software Engineers (SEs) at Laserfiche are engineers who lead by example helping teams build great software through excellent craftsmanship, iteration, adaptation, and testing. You possess continuous learning and improving mentality with several years of experience which enables you to solve a wide range of issues in creative ways. You are able to mentor and coach junior members of the team and take a leadership stance on innovations that could improve yours and other product areas as well.

Senior Software Engineer

Greater LA Area
4 months ago
+44
We’re looking for a Senior Software Engineer that is ready to get their hands dirty and make an immediate impact in shaping the way our clients work. You will play a key role in everything from expanding and improving our current flagship product to building out additional products, micro-services, analytics platform functionality, and 3rd party integrations.

Senior Software Engineer (Remote)

Greater LA Area
4 months ago
+44
We’re looking for a Senior Software Engineer that is ready to get their hands dirty and make an immediate impact in shaping the way our clients work. You will play a key role in everything from expanding and improving our current flagship product to building out additional products, micro-services, analytics platform functionality, and 3rd party integrations.

Senior Software Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Senior Software Engineer salary in Los Angeles is between $130k - $140k.

Average Senior Software Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Senior Software Engineer make the most at companies with 201-500 employees, earning $160,565 on average.

Senior Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Senior Software Engineer salary for women is $138,806 and the average Senior Software Engineer salary for men is $157,092.

Senior Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $154,510.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Los Angeles

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $69,882
Min: $49K
Max: $92K
Salesforce Developer $91,933
Min: $76K
Max: $114K
Junior Software Engineer $92,000
Min: $92K
Max: $92K
Software Test Engineer $95,037
Min: $55K
Max: $140K
Automation Engineer $97,172
Min: $73K
Max: $145K
Front End Developer $98,225
Min: $55K
Max: $180K
QA Engineer $103,375
Min: $68K
Max: $185K
Security Engineer $115,711
Min: $85K
Max: $185K
Sales Engineer $117,638
Min: $77K
Max: $166K
DevOps Engineer $120,955
Min: $45K
Max: $180K
iOS Developer $124,032
Min: $80K
Max: $170K
Data Engineer $124,954
Min: $72K
Max: $234K
Software Engineer $125,892
Min: $75K
Max: $225K
Android Developer $127,395
Min: $90K
Max: $200K
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
Systems Engineer $136,000
Min: $136K
Max: $136K
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
Lead Software Engineer $150,000
Min: $137K
Max: $160K
Senior Software Engineer $154,078
Min: $105K
Max: $225K
Principal Software Engineer $163,837
Min: $130K
Max: $222K
Engineering Manager $163,967
Min: $124K
Max: $256K
Data Engineering Manager $182,000
Min: $182K
Max: $182K
Director of Software Engineering $193,816
Min: $135K
Max: $265K
Vice President of Engineering $197,000
Min: $140K
Max: $265K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $243,969
Min: $120K
Max: $575K

Skills that affect Senior Software Engineer salaries in Los Angeles

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Javascript
8% have this skill
2
SQL
7% have this skill
3
Front-end
6% have this skill
4
Amazon Web Services
6% have this skill
5
Node.js
6% have this skill
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Java
5% have this skill

Recent Senior Software Engineer salaries in Los Angeles

$140,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $140,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Los Angeles
$160,000
Yearly Salary
A Sr Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $160,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Los Angeles
$115,000
Yearly Salary
A Team lead reported a yearly salary of $115,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Los Angeles
1-5 Reports
$136,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $136,000 with +$20,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Los Angeles
$157,500
Yearly Salary
A Sr. Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $157,500
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Los Angeles
$165,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $165,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Los Angeles
$134,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $134,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Los Angeles
$160,000
Yearly Salary
A Sr. Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $160,000
7+ Years of Experience
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51-200 Employees
Los Angeles
$170,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $170,000 with +$8,500 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Los Angeles
$195,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $195,000 with +$19,500 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Los Angeles
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