Civil Engineer in Los Angeles Salary

A Civil Engineer in Los Angeles, California earns an average salary of $73,906 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Project, Project Management, Windows Operating System General Use, and Construction Estimating. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

$48,914 - $118,439
(Median)
$49K
$74K
$120K
MEDIAN: $73,905
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90%

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$14.90 - $52.38
(Median)
$15
$30
$52
MEDIAN: $29.00
10%
50%
90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$48,914 - $118,439  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,899  
Profit Sharing
$6,200  
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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$43,968 - $119,409  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 170
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$28$56$84
Hourly Rate
$14.90 - $52.38  
   
Hourly Tips
$3.00  
Overtime
$1.64 - $83.79  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,899  
   
Profit Sharing
$6,200  
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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$43,968 - $119,409  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 34
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Experience Affects Civil Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 53%



National Average
$73,000


Skills That Affect Civil Engineer Salaries

Project
up arrow 30%


Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 23%

Construction Estimating
up arrow 14%

InRoads
up arrow 8%

Engineering Design
0%

National Average
$73,000


Microstation
up arrow 6%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 7%

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
up arrow 7%

up arrow 8%

AutoDesk
up arrow 8%


Microsoft Excel
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
medical benefits
Vision: 65%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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