Back To Career News

L.A. Earning Power: Salaries of the Non-Famous

By Kelly Clay, PayScale.com Last Sunday's Superbowl halftime show, which featured Madonna, Nicki Minaj, M.I.A., LMFAO, and Cee Lo Green, is still in the news after M.I.A performed what's being dubbed a "digit malfunction" after she made an inappropriate gesture with her middle finger during the show. For those who follow celebrity gossip, this type of behavior from celebrities seems to be somewhat usual - though not typically during what is supposed to be a family friendly event. Though M.I.A is actually from London, she - like many other celebrities - also owns a home in the Brentwood neighborhood of Los Angeles, California.

By Kelly Clay, PayScale.com

Last Sunday's Superbowl halftime show, which featured Madonna, Nicki Minaj, M.I.A., LMFAO, and Cee Lo Green, is still in the news after M.I.A performed what's being dubbed a "digit malfunction" after she made an inappropriate gesture with her middle finger during the show. For those who follow celebrity gossip, this type of behavior from celebrities seems to be somewhat usual – though not typically during what is supposed to be a family friendly event. Though M.I.A is actually from London, she – like many other celebrities – also owns a home in the Brentwood neighborhood of Los Angeles, California.

While many celebrities easily make millions of dollars of income each year, we decided to take a look at the average income for those who aren't (yet) so famous in the Hollywood area. Here area few of the average incomes for some of the less glamorous jobs in Los Angeles.

Median Salary by Job – Location: Los Angeles, California (United States)Median Salary by Job

Do You Know What You're Worth?

Compare your salary: Get a free Salary Report

Are you looking for a job in your hometown? Get a free PayScale compensation report and see the median salaries for jobs in your city of choice.

More from PayScale

Average Salaries in Rick Santorum's Hometown

CEO Pay vs. Typical Worker Pay

How to Write a Compensation Plan

 


Leave a Reply

avatar
  Subscribe  
Notify of
What Am I Worth?

What your skills are worth in the job market is constantly changing.