Software Engineer salary in Los Angeles, CA

Average Base Salary in Los Angeles, CA

$125,366
$14,144
Additional Cash Compensation
$139,510
Total Compensation
Median: $125K
Min: $79K
Max: $218K

How Much Does a Software Engineer Make in Los Angeles, CA?

The average salary for a Software Engineer in Los Angeles, CA is $125,366. The average additional cash compensation for a Software Engineer in Los Angeles, CA is $14,144. The average total compensation for a Software Engineer in Los Angeles, CA is $139,510. Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Software Engineer employees in Los Angeles, CA.

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Software Engineer jobs in Los Angeles, CA

Senior Software Engineer

Los Angeles, CA
2 days ago
+25
We are Supernatural! Recognized by TIME as one of the Best Inventions of 2020, Fast Company’s Best App, and covered in the New York Times! Supernatural is a next-generation fitness experience in VR (virtual reality) with real coaches, stunning natural environments, music from major record labels, and new workouts released every day. Available now on Oculus Quest and Quest 2.  Developed by a team of passionate world-class experience designers,

Senior Software Engineer - Frontend

Los Angeles, CA
5 days ago
+50
Who we are: At AuditBoard we inspire each other to innovate and are proud of what we are producing. We spend each day thinking of new ways to help our customers and contribute to the greater good of our company and our surrounding communities. We are all about assisting each other and breaking through barriers to create the most loved auditing, risk, and compliance platform by our customers. This is how we have become one of the 100 fastest

Software Engineer, Frontend (Remote)

Los Angeles, CA
1 week ago
+45
The fastest-growing High School and College sport in America isn’t basketball or football—it’s esports—and PlayVS is the official platform for High School and Collegiate esports. We offer an incredible, full-stack esport platform—game integrations, team building tools, leagues, tournaments, and schedules—and our software products tie everything together into a cohesive experience. We are looking for a passionate Software Engineer to join our

Software Engineer, Backend (Remote)

Los Angeles, CA
1 week ago
+45
Work with a small team comprised of engineers, a product manager, and a designer to build our product. Collaborate with other engineers and teams to develop new features, GraphQL APIs, improvements, and fixes to handle our current and future scale. Troubleshoot production issues and implement fixes for them. Help our customers have an awesome experience with our products. Write, audit, and improve our test coverage

Director of Software Engineering

Los Angeles, CA
1 week ago
+49
OverviewPennyMac is a top national mortgage lender, committed to providing every customer with the right home loan and superior service. Whether a customer is searching for their first home loan, retiring, investing, or anywhere in between, PennyMac mission is to find the loan that fits perfectly with our customer's lifestyle.Our exciting vision is to make the home loan process easier, engaging and more satisfying for our customers. The

Principal Software Engineer

Los Angeles, CA
2 weeks ago
+25
We are Supernatural! Recognized by TIME as one of the Best Inventions of 2020, Fast Company’s Best App, and covered in the New York Times! Supernatural is a next-generation fitness experience in VR (virtual reality) with real coaches, stunning natural environments, music from major record labels, and new workouts released every day. Available now on Oculus Quest and Quest 2.   Developed by a team of passionate world-class experience designers,

Software Engineering Manager (Remote)

Los Angeles, CA
3 weeks ago
+55
The Software Engineering Manager will be responsible for managing multiple software engineering teams that are designing and implementing features and functionality to scale and grow FloQast’s B2B SaaS products and platforms. This role requires the ability to balance between people management and leadership and technical leadership responsibilities. This role will be a key contributor to growing our team by recruiting and hiring software

Lead Software Engineer

Los Angeles, CA
3 weeks ago
+40
Perform software development, refine requirements, write, test, debug, maintain, and release test software that instructs a computer to accomplish certain tasks, such as saving information, performing calculations. The Software Engineer may also be responsible for managing software development infrastructure and providing the appropriate level of functional and non-functional documentation to meeting the product and engineering requirements.As necessary, this position may be called upon to assist in performing on-site client work related to consulting projects or provide technical support as required.

Senior Software Engineer

Los Angeles, CA
3 weeks ago
+40
SENIOR SOFTWARE ENGINEER WHAT IS THE OPPORTUNITY? Perform software development, refine requirements, write, test, debug, maintain, and release test software that instructs a computer to accomplish certain tasks, such as saving information, performing calculations. The Software Engineer may also be responsible for managing software development infrastructure and providing the appropriate level of functional and non-functional documentation to

Senior Software Engineer, Platform

Los Angeles, CA
3 weeks ago
+30
We’re looking for truly exceptional Senior engineers who are ready to tackle an endless, important feature list, and do it at an intimidating scale. Someone, who’s proficient in both infrastructure and public API development. Imagine Lollapalooza or a hot Yankees game in the middle of summer if you couldn’t buy a beer...unacceptable. The stuff you’ll work on has a very real impact, and our customers will love you or hate you for what you deliver.

Senior Software Engineer, Tools

Los Angeles, CA
1 week ago
+44
System1 is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join our tools team. The tools team works with all teams across the company to identify opportunities where technology can be leveraged to drive improvements in a constantly expanding and evolving set of products. As a key member of the team, you will be working with both the tech and business organizations to understand the current processes and design solutions to increase efficiency,

Senior Software Engineer

Los Angeles, CA
1 week ago
+44
System1 is looking for a Senior Software Engineer for our Serving and Services team - a core component of System1’s Tech Platform. Our platform supports the lion's share of the worlds buyside networks and pairs it with our unique monetization strategies and partnerships. Our team focuses our efforts on the integration, scalability, and modularity of our systems. We use these systems to solve problems for a diverse set of brands that are a part of

Software Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Software Engineer salary in Los Angeles, CA is between $120k - $130k.

Average Software Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Software Engineer make the most at companies with 1-10 employees, earning $133,107 on average.

Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Software Engineer salary for women is $122,243 and the average Software Engineer salary for men is $128,539.

Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $155,078. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $107,967.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Los Angeles, CA

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Implementation Specialist $65,593
Min: $49K
Max: $86K
QA Analyst $67,978
Min: $48K
Max: $127K
Junior Software Engineer $87,950
Min: $66K
Max: $123K
Salesforce Developer $88,094
Min: $75K
Max: $100K
Software Test Engineer $88,233
Min: $62K
Max: $117K
Automation Engineer $91,339
Min: $79K
Max: $115K
QA Engineer $99,920
Min: $77K
Max: $150K
Front End Developer $102,385
Min: $62K
Max: $170K
Systems Engineer $107,334
Min: $83K
Max: $128K
Sales Engineer $108,962
Min: $73K
Max: $156K
iOS Developer $119,857
Min: $83K
Max: $163K
Android Developer $120,921
Min: $100K
Max: $170K
Data Engineer $121,092
Min: $75K
Max: $192K
DevOps Engineer $122,399
Min: $69K
Max: $162K
Security Engineer $123,403
Min: $105K
Max: $160K
Software Engineer $125,366
Min: $79K
Max: $218K
QA Manager $132,715
Min: $119K
Max: $153K
Site Reliability Engineer $133,667
Min: $110K
Max: $173K
Game Developer $134,500
Min: $135K
Max: $135K
Data Architect $135,364
Min: $107K
Max: $196K
Hardware Engineer $138,600
Min: $125K
Max: $165K
Director of Operations $147,094
Min: $106K
Max: $225K
Database Administrator $148,042
Min: $139K
Max: $156K
Engineering Manager $151,341
Min: $116K
Max: $216K
Senior Software Engineer $151,783
Min: $105K
Max: $233K
Machine Learning Engineer $152,250
Min: $127K
Max: $185K
Lead Software Engineer $156,917
Min: $128K
Max: $200K
Senior Data Engineer $158,500
Min: $146K
Max: $173K
Director of Software Engineering $172,432
Min: $127K
Max: $233K
Principal Software Engineer $175,264
Min: $129K
Max: $261K
Data Engineering Manager $183,000
Min: $166K
Max: $206K
Vice President of Engineering $201,649
Min: $176K
Max: $245K
CIO (Chief Information Officer) $209,000
Min: $178K
Max: $235K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $241,812
Min: $160K
Max: $433K

Skills that affect Software Engineer salaries in Los Angeles, CA

1
Java
7% have this skill
2
Javascript
6% have this skill
3
.NET
3% have this skill
4
Python
2% have this skill
5
C#
1% have this skill
6
HTML/CSS
0% have this skill

Recent Software Engineer salaries in Los Angeles, CA

$115,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $115,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
51-200 Employees
Los Angeles, CA
$135,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $135,000 with +$13,500 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Los Angeles, CA
$180,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $180,000 with +$36,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
1-10 Employees
Los Angeles, CA
$180,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $180,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Orange County
$170,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $170,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Los Angeles, CA
$100,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $100,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
51-200 Employees
Los Angeles, CA
1-5 Reports
$106,500
Yearly Salary
A Software Development Engineer reported a yearly salary of $106,500 with +$10,650 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Los Angeles, CA
$140,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer-Mid Level reported a yearly salary of $140,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
201-500 Employees
Los Angeles, CA
$175,000
Yearly Salary
A SR Back End Engineer reported a yearly salary of $175,000 with +$25,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
11-50 Employees
Los Angeles, CA
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $120,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
501
Los Angeles, CA
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