The average salary for an Electrical Engineer in Los Angeles, California is $80,323 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are C++ Programming Language and Project Management.

$52,646 - $112,908
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MEDIAN: $80,323
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$13.28 - $67.53
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MEDIAN: $32.00
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Salary
$52,646 - $112,908  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,199  
Profit Sharing
$1,500  
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$52,112 - $114,799  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 141
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$0$31$62$93
Hourly Rate
$13.28 - $67.53  
   
Overtime
$40.98 - $91.00  
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,199  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,500  
Total Pay (?
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$52,112 - $114,799  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 12
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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 Electrical Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 41%

Experienced
up arrow 22%


National Average
$81,000


Skills That Affect Electrical Engineer Salaries

C++ Programming Language
up arrow 15%

Project Management
up arrow 11%

AutoCAD
up arrow 4%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 3%

Engineering Design
up arrow 2%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Word
0%

National Average
$81,000

Matlab
up arrow 9%

C programming Language
up arrow 9%

C
up arrow 17%

C++
up arrow 22%

Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 26%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 26%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
medical benefits
Vision: 63%
dental benefits
None: 12%
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