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Software Engineer salary in Los Angeles

Average Base Salary in Los Angeles

$114,446
$7,883
Additional Cash Compensation
$122,329
Total Compensation
Median: $114K
Min: $71K
Max: $180K

How Much Does a Software Engineer Make in Los Angeles?

The average salary for a Software Engineer in Los Angeles is $114,446. The average additional cash compensation for a Software Engineer in Los Angeles is $7,883. The average total compensation for a Software Engineer in Los Angeles is $122,329. Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Los Angeles from anonymous Software Engineer employees in Los Angeles.

LA by the numbers

4,860
Total number of Tech companies in Los Angeles
100,605
Total number of tech users on Built In Los Angeles
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Los Angeles Companies with the Highest Dev + Engineer Salaries

Automotive, Marketing Tech
+27
Healthtech, Software
+17
Fintech, Mobile

Software Engineer Salary ranges

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

Average Software Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Software Engineer make the most at companies with 1-10 employees, earning $150,000 on average.

Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Software Engineer salary for women is $108,125 and the average Software Engineer salary for men is $106,193.

Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $149,000. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $92,500.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Los Angeles

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $69,125
Min: $49K
Max: $92K
Software Test Engineer $91,696
Min: $55K
Max: $130K
Salesforce Developer $91,933
Min: $76K
Max: $114K
QA Engineer $93,077
Min: $68K
Max: $140K
Front End Developer $93,128
Min: $60K
Max: $135K
Automation Engineer $97,560
Min: $73K
Max: $145K
Data Engineer $103,933
Min: $72K
Max: $143K
DevOps Engineer $112,643
Min: $80K
Max: $175K
Software Engineer $114,446
Min: $71K
Max: $180K
Security Engineer $116,538
Min: $100K
Max: $185K
iOS Developer $120,316
Min: $80K
Max: $160K
Sales Engineer $121,615
Min: $82K
Max: $166K
Android Developer $125,864
Min: $90K
Max: $200K
QA Manager $129,000
Min: $118K
Max: $140K
Data Architect $135,375
Min: $112K
Max: $172K
Senior Software Engineer $152,137
Min: $105K
Max: $215K
Engineering Manager $160,016
Min: $124K
Max: $256K
Principal Software Engineer $162,069
Min: $130K
Max: $222K
Director of Software Engineering $184,808
Min: $135K
Max: $250K
Vice President of Engineering $194,824
Min: $140K
Max: $265K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $253,963
Min: $127K
Max: $575K

Software Engineer jobs in Los Angeles
159

Software Engineer

Greater LA Area
1 week ago
+21
As a Software Engineer will be part of the engineering team at ServiceTitan to help improve our products and build new ones. This is an exciting role for an engineer to come in and lead the major feature development in the rapidly growing startup. We build for perfection, use the most modern tools on Microsoft .NET platform, have an amazing culture, and love to solve complex problems. If you share the same values, you might find yourself in a perfect company!

Senior Software Engineer - Infrastructure

Greater LA Area
40 minutes ago
+10
Our mission at GOAT is to create a trusted platform for buying and selling sneakers safely. We’re looking for a Senior Software Infrastructure Engineer to join our small DevOps team. In this role you will help develop our cloud-native infrastructure and services that support GOAT's engineering teams to scale their applications that serve millions of users worldwide. We’re looking for an engineer that is very product driven and enjoys working in a

Avionics Software Engineer

Greater LA Area
8 hours ago
+20
Relativity seeks a highly talented Avionics Software Engineer to join a rapidly growing space startup. This position will directly work on flight software intended to fly on the Terran 1 launch vehicle. The main responsibility will be to help architect and program flight software running on the vehicle which implements guidance, fault-mitigation, and communications services to the vehicle. Additionally, the person filling this role will be responsible for helping to recruit and hire additional flight software engineers.

Senior Software Engineer (JavaScript)

Greater LA Area
1 day ago
+24
Our development team works on the entire tech stack (from low-level database operations to front end development) for a large cloud-based enterprise application for the construction industry. Engineers work with all of our departments from sales, account management, support, and product; with a strong emphasis on the ability to speak with clients to understand user needs. Our tools of choice are Ruby on Rails (Ruby 2.2.3, Rails 4.2.4), ReactJS, PostgreSQL (9.4), on Rackspace Private Cloud. Our mobile apps provide access to many of Procore’s tools on iOS, Android, and Windows. 

Software Engineer (Android)

Greater LA Area
5 days ago
+24
Our development team works on the entire tech stack (from low level database operations to front end development) for a large cloud based enterprise application for the construction industry. Engineers work with all of our departments from sales, account management, support and product; with a strong emphasis on the ability to speak with clients to understand user needs. Our tools of choice are Ruby on Rails, ReactJS, PostgreSQL, on Rackspace

Senior Software Engineer - Infrastructure

Greater LA Area
5 days ago
+21
At ServiceTitan the Site Reliability Engineering team engages the entire lifecycle of software development from ideation to operating predictably at scale. As a Site Reliability Engineer at ServiceTitan you will identify and build software improvements for scalability, performance, and overall customer experience. You will collaborate with architects and software engineers to deliver...

Senior Software Engineer

Greater LA Area
6 days ago
+21
As a Senior Software Engineer will be part of the engineering team at ServiceTitan to help improve our products and build new ones. This is an exciting role for an engineer to come in and lead the major feature development in the rapidly growing startup. We build for perfection, use the most modern tools on Microsoft .NET platform, have an amazing culture, and love to solve complex problems.

Software Engineer, Telecom

Greater LA Area
6 days ago
+21
ServiceTitan is looking for an experienced developer who has worked with unified communication platforms such as Twilio. The ideal candidate for this role is a SIP and asterisk guru, who's also well-familiar with C# / .NET. Telecom Team at ServiceTitan is responsible for all backend systems related to phones and text messaging. These systems are...

Senior Avionics Software Engineer

Greater LA Area
6 days ago
+20
Team and Role Overview: Relativity seeks a highly talented Lead/Senior Avionics Software Engineer to join a rapidly growing space startup. This position will directly work on flight software intended to fly on the Terran 1 launch vehicle. The main responsibility will be to architect and program flight software running on the vehicle which implements guidance, fault-mitigation, and communications services to the vehicle. Additionally, the person

Senior Software Engineer - CRM

Greater LA Area
1 week ago
+27
Build internal and consumer facing tools that reach millions of users globally. Mentor and collaborate with team members. Build UI around data pipelines that handle billions of data events per day. Create new tools and features to leverage user retention. Partner with CRM Ads and Marketing Teams to drive new users and impact revenue.

Senior Software Engineer (Android)

Greater LA Area
1 week ago
+24
We’re looking for a Senior Android Engineer to help shape our app and develop a rich, mobile-centric user experience. As a Senior Engineer, you’ll mentor junior engineers while encouraging good software design principles and application architecture. You’ll help build new features and refactor legacy code for our Drawings and Specifications tools.

Senior Software Engineer

Culver City
1 week ago
+12
With a deep understanding of backend technologies, you’ll provide thought support around architecture, frameworks, performance, automated testing, monitoring, and more. Working closely with the rest of our engineering team, you’ll assist in creating the foundation for how we build data-driven applications, tools, and experiences for our subscribers, brands, and employees. Develop our next generation Consumer Insights platform that uses big data analysis to predict marketing trends. Design and develop the next generation Customer Portal to support our subscribers. Design, build, and maintain APIs, services, and systems touching every part of the company.

Skills that affect Software Engineer salaries in Los Angeles

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Javascript
25% have this skill
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Front-end
20% have this skill
3
SQL
18% have this skill
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Python
17% have this skill
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Node.js
16% have this skill
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Java
15% have this skill

Recent Software Engineer salaries in Los Angeles

$90,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $90,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Los Angeles
$88,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $88,000 with +$8,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
500+ Employees
Los Angeles
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $120,000 with +$18,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
500+ Employees
Los Angeles
$95,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $95,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Los Angeles
$93,400
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $93,400
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Los Angeles
1-5 Reports
$160,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $160,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
11-50 Employees
Los Angeles
$180,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $180,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
1-10 Employees
Los Angeles
1-5 Reports
$100,000
Yearly Salary
A Front End Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $100,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
< 1 Year of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Los Angeles
$90,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Developer reported a yearly salary of $90,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Los Angeles
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $120,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
1-10 Employees
Los Angeles
1-5 Reports
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