$85,212
Avg. Salary
$27.67
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$5,058

Bonus

$4,913

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Software Engineer in Los Angeles, California is $27.67 per hour.

The average pay for a Software Engineer in Los Angeles, California is $85,212 per year.

$14.59
10%
$27.67
50%
$46.80
90%
MEDIAN $27.67
$58k
10%
$85k
50%
$116k
90%
MEDIAN $85,212
$57,526 - $115,670
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MEDIAN: $85,212
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$14.59 - $46.80
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$0$119K
Salary $57,526 - $115,670
Bonus $0.00 - $15,336
Profit Sharing $979 - $15,406
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$54,026 - $119,227
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 1 Dec 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 594
Hourly Data $0$61
Hourly Rate $14.59 - $46.80
Overtime $31.80 - $61.83
Annual Data $0$119K
Bonus $0.00 - $15,336
Profit Sharing $979 - $15,406
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$54,026 - $119,227
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 1 Dec 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 53

Job Description for Software Engineer

In the world of software design and development, a software engineer plays a key role. The engineer is typically the person who helps to develop the ways that software functions created by a software design team will work. The software engineer will work with designers to help consolidate disparate program functions into a unified whole. The engineer also works with programmers and coders to help map out various programming tasks and smaller functions, which are then combined into larger, functioning programs or new features for existing software.

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Software Engineer Tasks

  • Test and document software for client applications.
  • Write, modify, and debug software for client applications.
  • Write code to create single-threaded or user interface event driven applications, either stand-alone and those which access servers or services.
  • Use source debuggers and visual development environments.

Popular Employer Salaries for Software Engineer

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%

Software Engineer Job Listings

Key Stats for Software Engineer

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 73 votes.
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
71%
5-9 years
14%

Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries


▲4%

▲2%

▲2%

National Average
$85,000

SQL
▼7%

PHP
▼7%

▼8%




▼9%

▼10%

C
▼10%

C++
▼15%

C#
▼19%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 73 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
no benefits
None: 11%