Software Engineer salary in Los Angeles

Average Base Salary in Los Angeles

$130,845
$14,545
Additional Cash Compensation
$145,390
Total Compensation
Median: 125,000
Min: $75K
Max: $235K

How Much Does a Software Engineer Make in Los Angeles?

The average salary for a Software Engineer in Los Angeles is $130,845. The average additional cash compensation for a Software Engineer in Los Angeles is $14,545. The average total compensation for a Software Engineer in Los Angeles is $145,390. Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Software Engineer employees in Los Angeles.

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Software Engineer jobs in Los Angeles
429

Fullstack Software Engineer Onboarding eXperience - Remote Portugal

Remote
4 days ago
Headquartered in New York City, Dataiku was founded in Paris in 2013 and achieved unicorn status in 2019. Now, more than 1,000 employees work across the globe in our offices and remotely. Backed by a renowned set of investors and partners including CapitalG, Tiger Global, and ICONIQ Growth, we’ve set out to build the future of AI.  Helping users to successfully use your product, continuously nudging them with the right elements, at the right

Software Engineer Data Presentation - Remote Portugal

Remote
2 weeks ago
Headquartered in New York City, Dataiku was founded in Paris in 2013 and achieved unicorn status in 2019. Now, more than 1,000 employees work across the globe in our offices and remotely. Backed by a renowned set of investors and partners including CapitalG, Tiger Global, and ICONIQ Growth, we’ve set out to build the future of AI.  Data visualization is often the most striking (and for some, the most accessible) part of the data-to-insights

Software Engineer Data Presentation - Remote Italy

Remote
2 weeks ago
Headquartered in New York City, Dataiku was founded in Paris in 2013 and achieved unicorn status in 2019. Now, more than 1,000 employees work across the globe in our offices and remotely. Backed by a renowned set of investors and partners including CapitalG, Tiger Global, and ICONIQ Growth, we’ve set out to build the future of AI.  Data visualization is often the most striking (and for some, the most accessible) part of the data-to-insights

Software engineer Cloud Platform - Remote Portugal

Remote
2 weeks ago
Headquartered in New York City, Dataiku was founded in Paris in 2013 and achieved unicorn status in 2019. Now, more than 1,000 employees work across the globe in our offices and remotely. Backed by a renowned set of investors and partners including CapitalG, Tiger Global, and ICONIQ Growth, we’ve set out to build the future of AI.  As enterprises worldwide become more and more invested in the cloud, Dataiku looks to expand its services and

Software engineer Cloud Platform - Remote Italy

Remote
2 weeks ago
Headquartered in New York City, Dataiku was founded in Paris in 2013 and achieved unicorn status in 2019. Now, more than 1,000 employees work across the globe in our offices and remotely. Backed by a renowned set of investors and partners including CapitalG, Tiger Global, and ICONIQ Growth, we’ve set out to build the future of AI.  As enterprises worldwide become more and more invested in the cloud, Dataiku looks to expand its services and

Fullstack Software Engineer Onboarding eXperience - Remote Italy

Remote
3 weeks ago
Headquartered in New York City, Dataiku was founded in Paris in 2013 and achieved unicorn status in 2019. Now, more than 1,000 employees work across the globe in our offices and remotely. Backed by a renowned set of investors and partners including CapitalG, Tiger Global, and ICONIQ Growth, we’ve set out to build the future of AI.  Helping users to successfully use your product, continuously nudging them with the right elements, at the right

Software Engineer Data Preparation - Remote Italy

Remote
3 weeks ago
Headquartered in New York City, Dataiku was founded in Paris in 2013 and achieved unicorn status in 2019. Now, more than 1,000 employees work across the globe in our offices and remotely. Backed by a renowned set of investors and partners including CapitalG, Tiger Global, and ICONIQ Growth, we’ve set out to build the future of AI.  As enterprises worldwide become more and more invested in the cloud, Dataiku looks to expand its services and

Software Engineer

Greater LA Area
4 days ago
Empower the Individual Through Crypto Gemini is a crypto exchange and custodian that allows customers to buy, sell, store, and earn more than 30 cryptocurrencies like bitcoin, bitcoin cash, ether, litecoin, and Zcash. Gemini is a New York trust company that is subject to the capital reserve requirements, cybersecurity requirements, and banking compliance standards set forth by the New York State Department of Financial Services and the New York

Software Engineer I

Greater LA Area
5 days ago
Company Overview:   Relativity is the first and only company to automate aerospace manufacturing by integrating intelligent robotics, software, and proprietary metal 3D printing technology. Disrupting 60 years of aerospace, Relativity offers a radically simplified supply chain, building a rocket with 100x fewer parts in less than 60 days. Our long-term goal is to upgrade humanity’s industrial base on Earth and on Mars. Check out our latest YouTube

Software Engineer

Greater LA Area
6 days ago
We're Celonis, the global leading Process Mining & Execution Management software company and one of the world's fastest-growing SaaS firms. The Team:Celonis USA is the fastest growing division of one of the world's fastest growing companies . Come join us on the ground floor with a friendly team led by experienced ex-FAANG coworkers to design and build new, simplified frontends. You'll encounter a variety of technical challenges and work closely

Software Engineer I

Greater LA Area
1 week ago
About the Role Looking for a Front-end developer who can contribute to the suite of healthcare engagement products such as Patient Intake Forms, Real-time messaging, etc. that directly impact patients and healthcare staff. The candidate should be passionate about development in general, can learn fast, and with a keen eye for detail and problem solving skills. Your Area of Focus Implement front-end applications using Vue.js framework. Automate

Software Engineer

Greater LA Area
1 week ago
Company DescriptionNBCUniversal owns and operates over 20 different businesses across 30 countries including a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, world-renowned theme parks and a premium ad-supported streaming service.Here you can be your authentic self. As a company uniquely positioned to educate

Software Engineer Salary ranges

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

Average Software Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Software Engineer make the most at companies with 201-500 employees, earning $140,808 on average.

Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Software Engineer salary for women is $126,935 and the average Software Engineer salary for men is $130,678.

Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $161,557. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $106,000.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Los Angeles

Job TitleAverage SalarySalary Range
Salesforce Developer$65,000
Min: $65K
Max: $65K
QA Analyst$79,500
Min: $50K
Max: $175K
Junior Software Engineer$101,212
Min: $70K
Max: $155K
Automation Engineer$103,500
Min: $80K
Max: $145K
Sales Engineer$103,729
Min: $70K
Max: $166K
Software Test Engineer$109,444
Min: $84K
Max: $140K
QA Engineer$113,155
Min: $70K
Max: $185K
Systems Engineer$121,500
Min: $65K
Max: $195K
Front End Developer$121,640
Min: $55K
Max: $200K
Hardware Engineer$123,478
Min: $63K
Max: $185K
Software Engineer$130,845
Min: $75K
Max: $235K
Android Developer$134,406
Min: $94K
Max: $230K
Game Developer$135,000
Min: $135K
Max: $135K
Database Administrator$135,250
Min: $105K
Max: $147K
iOS Developer$138,286
Min: $90K
Max: $185K
Security Engineer$139,831
Min: $85K
Max: $225K
QA Manager$142,875
Min: $86K
Max: $175K
DevOps Engineer$147,247
Min: $45K
Max: $220K
Data Engineer$148,777
Min: $78K
Max: $245K
Site Reliability Engineer$154,250
Min: $130K
Max: $205K
Data Architect$158,091
Min: $75K
Max: $240K
Senior Software Engineer$161,762
Min: $110K
Max: $230K
Machine Learning Engineer$162,625
Min: $127K
Max: $210K
Lead Software Engineer$168,210
Min: $120K
Max: $250K
Engineering Manager$175,711
Min: $125K
Max: $250K
Principal Software Engineer$181,043
Min: $120K
Max: $250K
Data Engineering Manager$186,100
Min: $130K
Max: $225K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer)$205,499
Min: $120K
Max: $280K
Director of Software Engineering$210,979
Min: $155K
Max: $300K
Vice President of Engineering$216,961
Min: $160K
Max: $325K

Skills that affect Software Engineer salaries in Los Angeles

1
Javascript
14% have this skill
2
SQL
11% have this skill
3
Front-end
11% have this skill
4
Python
8% have this skill
5
Node.js
7% have this skill
6
Amazon Web Services
7% have this skill

Recent Software Engineer salaries in Los Angeles

$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $130,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Los Angeles
$135,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $135,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Los Angeles
$115,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $115,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Los Angeles
$95,000
Yearly Salary
A .NET Software Developer reported a yearly salary of $95,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Los Angeles
$124,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer 2 reported a yearly salary of $124,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Los Angeles
$125,000
Yearly Salary
A Audio Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $125,000 with +$50,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
Los Angeles
$138,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Enginneer reported a yearly salary of $138,000 with +$32,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Los Angeles
1-5 Reports
$145,000
Yearly Salary
A Full Stack Engineer reported a yearly salary of $145,000 with +$6,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Los Angeles
$147,400
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $147,400 with +$32,110 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
Los Angeles
$122,500
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer II reported a yearly salary of $122,500
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Los Angeles
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