Average Early-Career Software Engineer with Java Skills Salary in Los Angeles, California

$93,040
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$6,904
Bonus
$6,500
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The average salary for an Early-Career Software Engineer with Java skills in Los Angeles, California is $93,040.
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$65k
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$93k
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$121k
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$65k - $121k
Bonus
$974 - $18k
Profit Sharing
$2k - $18k
Total Pay
$64k - $130k

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Popular Skills for Software Engineer

Skills in Python are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include C# Programming Language, SQL, C++ Programming Language and JavaScript.

Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer

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 $79,836 based on 49 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $104,933 based on 67 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $110,047 based on 25 salaries.
Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 28.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Jose, California (20.6% more) and Seattle, Washington (12.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (12.2% less), Austin, Texas (9.5% less) and Boston, Massachusetts (3.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 141 survey responses.
Entry Level
34.8%
Mid Career
47.5%
Experienced
17.7%