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

$91,130
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$4,928
Bonus
$7,000
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The average salary for an Early-Career Software Engineer with SQL skills in Los Angeles, California is $91,130.
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$64k
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$91k
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$122k
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Salary
$64k - $122k
Bonus
$206 - $12k
Profit Sharing
$1k - $19k
Total Pay
$57k - $127k

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Popular Skills for Software Engineer

Skills in Java and Python are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include C# Programming Language, 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 $78,057 based on 16 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $99,612 based on 47 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $106,421 based on 13 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $100,101.
Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 30.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (10.3% more) and Seattle, Washington (8.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (15.6% less), Chicago, Illinois (13.1% less) and Austin, Texas (8.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 83 survey responses.
Entry Level
19.3%
Mid Career
56.6%
Experienced
15.7%
Late Career
8.4%