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Civil Engineer Salary in Los Angeles

The average salary for a Civil Engineer in Los Angeles, California is $71,715 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Project Management and Windows Operating System General Use.

$46,757 - $117,146
(Median)
$47K
$72K
$120K
MEDIAN: $71,714
10%
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90%

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$14.82 - $48.79
(Median)
$15
$26
$49
MEDIAN: $26.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$46,757 - $117,146  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,456  
Profit Sharing
$983 - $8,648  
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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$42,416 - $119,503  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 153
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$28$56$84
Hourly Rate
$14.82 - $48.79  
   
Overtime
$1.71 - $83.14  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,456  
   
Profit Sharing
$983 - $8,648  
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).
)
$42,416 - $119,503  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 30

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Pay by Experience Level for Civil Engineer in Los Angeles, California

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

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Experience Affects Civil Engineer in Los Angeles, California Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 55%


Mid-Career
up arrow 16%

National Average
$70,000


Skills That Affect Civil Engineer in Los Angeles, California Salaries


Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 21%

Construction Estimating
up arrow 4%

National Average
$70,000

Engineering Design
up arrow 2%

AutoCAD
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 4%

Microstation
up arrow 4%

AutoDesk
up arrow 4%

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
up arrow 4%


Microsoft Excel
up arrow 7%

Autocad Civil 3D
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 34 votes.

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 77%
vision benefits Vision: 67% employee benefits None: 8%