Senior Project Engineer in Los Angeles Salary

A Senior Project Engineer in Los Angeles, California earns an average salary of $87,981 per year. A skill in Systems Engineering is associated with high pay for this job.

$71,463 - $133,495
$71K
$87K
$130K
MEDIAN: $87,260
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$71,463 - $133,495  
   
Bonus
$2,250 - $20,000  
Profit Sharing
$1,100  
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$71,010 - $148,086  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 22

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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 Senior Project Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Senior Project Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Project Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $85,000 based on 9 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Project Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $91,000 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Senior Project Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $91,000 based on 7 salaries. A Senior Project Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $112,000 based on 7 salaries.

Key Stats for Senior Project Engineer

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
23%
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Experience Affects Senior Project Engineer Salaries

▲18%

National Average
$95,000

Mid-Career
▼4%

Experienced
▼5%

Entry-Level
▼11%

Skills That Affect Senior Project Engineer Salaries

Systems Engineering
▲38%

Engineering Design
▲9%

Technical Writing
▲7%

Technical Analysis
▲5%

Project Management
▲2%

National Average
$95,000

Microsoft Office
▼1%

Microsoft Excel
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 86%
vision benefits
Vision: 76%
no benefits
None: 5%
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