A Civil Engineer in Los Angeles, California earns an average salary of $72,867 per year. A skill in Project Management is associated with high pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Experience strongly influences income for this job.

$51,212 - $119,938
$51K
$73K
$120K
MEDIAN: $72,867
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$19.73 - $54.57
$20
$30
$55
MEDIAN: $30.40
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$51,212 - $119,938  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,351  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $49,665  
Total Pay (?
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$50,995 - $120,320  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 101
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$19.73 - $54.57  
   
Hourly Tips
$3.00  
Overtime
$31.63 - $66.08  
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,351  
   
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $49,665  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$50,995 - $120,320  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 20

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About Los Angeles, California

Los Angeles County, California
3,971,896
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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Pay by Experience Level for Civil Engineer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Civil Engineer

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
045
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Civil Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 71%



National Average
$73,000


Skills That Affect Civil Engineer Salaries


Construction Estimating
up arrow 8%

National Average
$73,000



Microsoft Word
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%


Microstation
up arrow 5%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 5%

Bentley InRoad Software Suite
up arrow 5%

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
up arrow 5%


autodesk autocad
up arrow 7%

AutoDesk
up arrow 7%

up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
dental benefits
None: 3%
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