The average salary for a Systems Engineer, IT in Los Angeles, California is $78,804 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Virtualization, System Administration, Linux, and VMware ESX. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

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$57,945 - $119,984  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 35

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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
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Key Stats for Systems Engineer, IT

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
42%
20 years or more
11%
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Experience Affects Systems Engineer, IT Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 9%

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

National Average
$78,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 3%

Skills That Affect Systems Engineer, IT Salaries

Virtualization
up arrow 33%

System Administration
up arrow 29%

Linux
up arrow 28%

VMware ESX
up arrow 15%

Microsoft Exchange
up arrow 2%

National Average
$78,000

Microsoft Active Directory
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
42%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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