Systems Engineer salary in Los Angeles

Average Base Salary in Los Angeles

$115,182
$15,013
Additional Cash Compensation
$130,195
Total Compensation
Median: $115K
Min: $65K
Max: $155K

How Much Does a Systems Engineer Make in Los Angeles?

The average salary for a Systems Engineer in Los Angeles is $115,182. The average additional cash compensation for a Systems Engineer in Los Angeles is $15,013. The average total compensation for a Systems Engineer in Los Angeles is $130,195. Systems Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Los Angeles from anonymous Systems Engineer employees in Los Angeles.

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Systems Engineer jobs in Los Angeles

Systems Engineer

Greater LA Area
4 hours ago
+49
Normally responsible for (a) a specific project element (e.g., a payload, spacecraft subsystem, or software package) and associated interfaces; (b) a specific engineering discipline (e.g., fracture analysis, circuit design); (c) a program of system aspect that crosses technical boundaries (e.g., mission analysis, technical design/evaluation, on-orbit operations). In systems engineering assignments, independently services a number of project segments and/or smaller program/project efforts.

Systems Engineer

Greater LA Area
5 days ago
+49
We’re looking for a Systems Engineer to join Snap Inc! As a member of the IT Infrastructure team, you will work with other Systems Engineers to support our Corporate IT Infrastructure and services. You’ll support the provisioning, maintenance, and improvement of systems and services leveraged across the company. Working from our Los Angeles headquarters, you’ll collaborate with the IT Infrastructure team to engineer solutions for Snap.

Systems Engineer

Greater LA Area
2 weeks ago
+49
Epirus designs and builds cutting-edge, high-powered microwave (HPM) systems that have the ability to transform industries. With a successful foothold in the defense industry, where we invented directed energy weapon systems that surpass current capabilities, we’re creating new possibilities for intelligently-driven power products in commercial markets.  Job Objective: Epirus designs and manufactures novel RF systems for a variety of platforms in

System of Systems Engineer (L1/L2)

El Segundo
1 week ago
+49
The System-of-Systems Engineering (SOSE) Office provides a wide array of architectural and portfolio analysis capabilities and integrates expertise and other system analysis and design capabilities from across the Aerospace Engineering and Technology Group (ETG) to support our most enterprise-focused customers’ acquisition, portfolio, and cross-system architectural decisions. Within the SOSE Office, overall the person in this position will act as a senior technical authority, consultant, primary investigator, or team leader. The incumbent may lead or organize interfaces between customers and Aerospace technical and management staff. The incumbent may also coordinate large-scale technical efforts across program/project lines.   May mentor less experienced MTS and serve as role model.

Space Systems Architecture Engineer

El Segundo
1 day ago
+49
The Space Systems Architecture Engineer (Member of the Technical Staff) performs architecture-level assessment, modeling, analysis, and conceptual design activities as a member of the Space Architecture Department (SAD). SAD provides expertise in architecture methods, processes, and tools to an extremely broad range of customers, including National Security Space (NSS) and other defense programs, NASA, NOAA, NNSA, DHS, and others. Members of the Technical Staff in SAD participate in and lead architecture trade studies, architecture conceptualization studies, architecture modeling tasks, and program assessment analyses at multiple levels of complexity, ranging from prototype systems, to full-scale acquisition systems, to complex systems of systems, to enterprise systems. SAD applies disciplined system architecting principles and leads cross-functional teams to provide impactful guidance to assist our customers in making key acquisition, operational, and enterprise management decisions.

Communications System Engineer

El Segundo
4 days ago
+49
The Communication Payload Command & Telemetry Department provides technical leadership and expertise in the areas of spacecraft communication payloads, navigation payloads, and Telemetry, Tracking and Commanding Systems. The qualified candidate must work well in a team environment while having strong written and oral communication skills. The qualified candidate will possess strong organizational, time management and project management skills. The candidate must have demonstrated flexibility to adapt to changing organizational needs. We are seeking a candidate with demonstrated behavior that is consistent with the company's values of Dedication to Mission Success, Technical Excellence, Commitment to Our People, Integrity and Objectivity.  

Software Engineer - Systems

Orange County
5 days ago
+31
Anduril is developing a fleet of autonomous robotics systems to solve the most important security challenges of America and her allies. Our Systems Software Engineers work on the infrastructure that powers our deployed systems. We develop embedded devices, fine-tune operating systems, and analyze the performance of our devices running on land, sea, and air. Our strong focus on customer security is reflected in our software, networking protocols, build systems, and testing procedures. In this role you will work on a wide variety of systems software engineering tasks at Anduril.

Senior IT Systems Engineer

Greater LA Area
1 week ago
+55
We are looking for an experienced IT Engineer who will be responsible for the day-to-day administration of critical information technology activities in FloQast. As a Sr. IT System Engineer, you will be responsible for managing the core IT applications and troubleshooting complex technical issues. The ideal candidate will also be focused on implementing IT security controls, compliance requirements and increasing IT efficiency through automation initiatives. This is a highly-visible role who will work closely with cross-functional teams such as Security, Compliance and Legal.

Lead Systems Engineer - Avionics

Greater LA Area
1 week ago
+35
The System Engineering Team at Virgin Hyperloop One develops and matures the requirements for our current and future growth. As our Lead System Engineer, you’ll be a domain owner for embedded electronics components, including the communication system, network system, line of sight system and avionics controllers on our Hyperloop Vehicle System. You’ll develop complex functional modeling, elicitate functional, performance, interface, RAMS requirements and support our Embedded Electronics team, software team and external vendors for our design gate milestones.

Electrical Systems Engineer

El Segundo
1 week ago
+49
The mission of the Electrical Systems Assurance Department is to ensure the successful definition, design, procurement, manufacture and integration of survivable electrical, electronic and opto-electronic systems for National Security Space Programs, civil and commercial space programs, and launch vehicles.

Communications Hardware Systems Engineer

El Segundo
1 week ago
+49
The Communications Payload, Command and Telemetry department provides technical leadership and expertise in the areas of spacecraft communication payloads, navigation payloads, and TT&C systems.  We have extensive and well-established relationships with national security customers with a focus on concept design and mission assurance while growing our civil and commercial support.  

System Optimization Engineer

Greater LA Area
1 week ago
+35
Work closely with the Manager of System Optimization, as well as members of the Hardware Engineering, Software Engineering, Manufacturing, and Business Strategy Departments to add, update, and refine cost, sizing, and performance models of the Virgin Hyperloop system. Take on longer term projects to introduce significant new functionality to the system design optimization tool and improve the tool’s software architecture. Work with the DevOps team to enhance supporting infrastructure, including, but not limited to, testing suites and results databases.

Systems Engineer Salary ranges

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

Average Systems Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Systems Engineer make the most at companies with 51-200 employees, earning $142,500 on average.

Systems Engineer Salary by gender

The average Systems Engineer salary for women is $113,000 and the average Systems Engineer salary for men is $115,400.

Systems Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Systems Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $131,000. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $78,000.

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QA Analyst $73,955
Min: $49K
Max: $175K
Salesforce Developer $92,933
Min: $76K
Max: $114K
Software Test Engineer $95,966
Min: $55K
Max: $140K
Junior Software Engineer $96,167
Min: $70K
Max: $155K
Automation Engineer $97,677
Min: $73K
Max: $145K
QA Engineer $103,955
Min: $70K
Max: $185K
Front End Developer $105,549
Min: $55K
Max: $200K
Systems Engineer $115,182
Min: $65K
Max: $155K
Sales Engineer $115,338
Min: $70K
Max: $166K
Security Engineer $116,806
Min: $85K
Max: $185K
iOS Developer $126,235
Min: $80K
Max: $185K
Data Engineer $127,547
Min: $72K
Max: $234K
DevOps Engineer $127,931
Min: $45K
Max: $185K
Software Engineer $129,677
Min: $75K
Max: $235K
Hardware Engineer $131,500
Min: $100K
Max: $180K
Android Developer $131,841
Min: $90K
Max: $230K
Game Developer $135,000
Min: $135K
Max: $135K
Data Architect $137,727
Min: $98K
Max: $240K
QA Manager $143,833
Min: $118K
Max: $175K
Database Administrator $144,500
Min: $142K
Max: $147K
Machine Learning Engineer $152,250
Min: $127K
Max: $185K
Senior Software Engineer $158,713
Min: $105K
Max: $225K
Site Reliability Engineer $159,000
Min: $130K
Max: $205K
Lead Software Engineer $163,652
Min: $120K
Max: $220K
Engineering Manager $166,105
Min: $124K
Max: $256K
Principal Software Engineer $169,443
Min: $130K
Max: $222K
Data Engineering Manager $182,417
Min: $160K
Max: $206K
Director of Software Engineering $198,983
Min: $135K
Max: $300K
Vice President of Engineering $203,206
Min: $151K
Max: $290K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $241,619
Min: $120K
Max: $575K

Recent Systems Engineer salaries in Los Angeles

$113,000
Yearly Salary
A Systems Engineer reported a yearly salary of $113,000 with +$50 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
Los Angeles
$104,000
Yearly Salary
A Systems Engineer reported a yearly salary of $104,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Los Angeles
$78,000
Yearly Salary
A Associate Member of Technical Staff reported a yearly salary of $78,000
< 1 Year of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Los Angeles
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Mission Systems Engineer reported a yearly salary of $130,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Los Angeles
$155,000
Yearly Salary
A Sr. Principal Engineer - Design/Release Hardware reported a yearly salary of $155,000 with +$15,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Los Angeles
5-10 Reports
$104,000
Yearly Salary
A Systems Engineer reported a yearly salary of $104,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Los Angeles
$65,000
Yearly Salary
A Engineer reported a yearly salary of $65,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Los Angeles
$102,000
Yearly Salary
A Systems Engineer reported a yearly salary of $102,000 with +$40,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Los Angeles
$140,000
Yearly Salary
A Systems Engineer reported a yearly salary of $140,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
1-10 Employees
Los Angeles
$140,000
Yearly Salary
A Systems Engineer reported a yearly salary of $140,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
1-10 Employees
Los Angeles
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