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Los Angeles Metro Area Pay Trends

Updated October 9, 2018

The glamorous City of Angels is a thriving metropolis of fashion, arts, entertainment and media. The local economy is also influenced by international trade, technology, healthcare, and tourism.

Wage Growth for Los Angeles Metro Area, Q3 2018


since last quarter


year over year


since 2006


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Methodology for The PayScale Index: Trends in Compensation
The PayScale Index tracks quarterly changes in total cash compensation for full-time, private industry employees and education professionals in the United States. In addition to a national index, it includes separate indices for specific industries, metropolitan areas, job categories, and company sizes. The PayScale Index uses 2006 average total cash compensation as a baseline.

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