The average pay for a Chief Engineer in Los Angeles, California is $96,000 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Engineering Design, Project Management, and Operations Management.

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Bonus
$3,072  
Profit Sharing
$500  
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$44,227 - $190,252  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 25
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About Los Angeles, California

Los Angeles County, California
3,888,117
Male:
1,958,998 (49.3%)
Female:
2,012,898 (50.7%)
Los Angeles (/lɒs ˈændʒəlᵻs/, Spanish for "The Angels"), officially the City of Los Angeles and often known by its initials L.A., is the second-most populous city in the United States after New York City, the most populous city in California, and the county seat of Los Angeles County. Situated in Southern California, Los Angeles is known for its mediterranean climate, ethnic diversity, sprawling metropolis, and as a major center of the American entertainment industry. Los Angeles lies in a large coastal basin surrounded on three sides by mountains reaching up to and over 10,000 feet (3,000 m). Historically home to the Chumash and Tongva, Los Angeles was claimed by Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo for Spain in 1542 along with the rest of what would become Alta California. The city was officially founded on September 4, 1781, by Spanish governor Felipe de Neve. It became a part of Mexico in 1821 following the Mexican...
Los Angeles:
$52,024
California:
$64,500
$1,271
Los Angeles:
$542,100
California:
$449,100
4.8%

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Experience Affects Chief Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 25%

National Average
$96,000

Experienced
up arrow 6%

Skills That Affect Chief Engineer Salaries

Engineering Design
up arrow 38%

Project Management
up arrow 21%

Operations Management
up arrow 14%

National Average
$96,000

Facility Maintenance & Coordination
up arrow 17%

Electronic Troubleshooting
up arrow 29%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
41%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
medical benefits
Vision: 79%
dental benefits
None: 5%
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