Average Transportation Planner Salary in Los Angeles, California

$63,658
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The average salary for a Transportation Planner in Los Angeles, California is $63,658.
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$52k - $86k
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$50k - $85k

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Job Description for Transportation Planner

Transportation Planner Tasks
  • Coordinate technical schedule, permitting and activities for internal and external staff/consultants.
  • Represent organization to public, regulatory groups, and other groups.
  • Analyze sites, environmental impacts, mitigation measures, and proposed projects.
  • Write technical reports, proposals, environmental assessments and inspection documents.

Career Paths

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Transportation Planner
Senior Transportation Planner
Transportation Manager
Transportation Engineer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Transportation Planner

Skills in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel, Technical Writing, Microsoft Office and Data Analysis.

Pay by Experience Level for Transportation Planner

An entry-level Transportation Planner with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $69,500 based on 6 salaries. An early career Transportation Planner with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $62,963 based on 31 salaries. A mid-career Transportation Planner with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $69,000 based on 6 salaries. An experienced Transportation Planner with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $95,150 based on 5 salaries.
Employees with Transportation Planner in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 10.6% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (16.0% less), Atlanta, Georgia (7.3% less) and New York, New York (7.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 48 survey responses.
Entry Level
12.5%
Early Career
64.6%
Mid Career
12.5%
Experienced
10.4%

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