Average Early-Career Software Engineer with C Programming Language Skills Salary in Los Angeles, California

$85,497
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$4,880
Bonus
$2,000
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The average salary for an Early-Career Software Engineer with C Programming Language skills in Los Angeles, California is $85,497.
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$68k
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$85k
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$124k
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$68k - $124k
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$800 - $8k
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$59k - $143k
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What Are Popular Skills for Software Engineers?

Skills in JavaScript, Java, Python, C++ Programming Language and SQL are correlated to pay that is above average.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineers?

An entry-level Software Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $76,301 based on 18 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $101,710 based on 15 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $104,521 based on 5 salaries.
Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in San Jose, California earn an average of 31.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (28.2% more) and Seattle, Washington (17.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Irvine, California (11.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 38 survey responses.
Entry Level
47.4%
Mid Career
39.5%
Experienced
13.2%