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How much does a Engineer make in Los Angeles, CA?

Updated Aug 4, 2021

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Employer Size

Experience

$85,819 /yr
Average Base Pay

2,089 salaries

$55K

Low

$86K

Average

$133K

High

Additional Cash Compensation
Average$6,641Range$1,387 - $31,802
The average salary for Engineer is $85,819 per year in Los Angeles, CA Area. Salaries estimates are based on 2089 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Engineer employees in Los Angeles, CA Area.

Seniority Levels

L2
Engineer$85,819 /yr
L3
Senior Engineer$114,869 /yr
L4
Engineer Leader$104,284 /yr
Career Path

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$91,212

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Amatel
2.7

Amatel

Engineer

$77,706

 /yr
Range: $75K - $82K
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$75K

$82K

$75,222 - $81,887 Range

Boeing
3.8

Boeing

Engineer

$100,000

 /yr
Range: $31K - $170K

$31K

$170K

$31,011 - $170,000 Range

Northrop Grumman
4

Northrop Grumman

Engineer

$104,779

 /yr
Range: $66K - $201K

$66K

$201K

$65,951 - $201,084 Range

SpaceX
4.1

SpaceX

Engineer

$101,406

 /yr
Range: $79K - $146K

$79K

$146K

$79,488 - $146,219 Range

Amgen
4

Amgen

Engineer

$86,578

 /yr
Range: $81K - $102K

$81K

$102K

$81,320 - $101,545 Range

QLogic
3.1

QLogic

Engineer

$90,791

 /yr
Range: $80K - $113K

$80K

$113K

$80,240 - $112,820 Range

Intertek
2.9

Intertek

Engineer

$70,337

 /yr
Range: $61K - $86K

$61K

$86K

$60,990 - $86,343 Range

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Applied Medical
3.5

Applied Medical

Engineer

$70,000

 /yr
Range: $50K - $105K

$50K

$105K

$50,271 - $105,016 Range

Southern California Edison
4.2

Southern California Edison

Engineer

$110,988

 /yr
Range: $80K - $168K

$80K

$168K

$80,286 - $168,152 Range

Western Digital
3.8

Western Digital

Engineer

$86,783

 /yr
Range: $69K - $124K

$69K

$124K

$69,311 - $124,472 Range

Karma Automotive
2.6

Karma Automotive

Engineer

$110,000

 /yr
Range: $63K - $261K

$63K

$261K

$62,665 - $261,105 Range

Wipro
3.4

Wipro

Engineer

$92,429

 /yr
Range: $86K - $98K

$86K

$98K

$85,990 - $98,414 Range

NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
4.5

NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Engineer

$122,509

 /yr
Range: $75K - $206K

$75K

$206K

$74,795 - $205,862 Range

Broadcom
3.3

Broadcom

Engineer

$94,461

 /yr
Range: $72K - $228K

$72K

$228K

$72,382 - $227,670 Range

Google
4.5

Google

Engineer

$108,631

 /yr
Range: $22K - $209K

$22K

$209K

$21,984 - $208,884 Range

Millennium Space Systems, A Boeing Company
3.9

$90K

$105K

$90,000 - $105,016 Range

Edwards Lifesciences
4.1

Edwards Lifesciences

Engineer

$78,000

 /yr
Range: $50K - $148K

$50K

$148K

$50,247 - $147,561 Range

US Air Force
4.2

US Air Force

Engineer

$101,276

 /yr
Range: $61K - $147K

$61K

$147K

$61,210 - $146,810 Range

Emulex
3.3

Emulex

Engineer

$90,618

 /yr
Range: $75K - $106K

$75K

$106K

$75,215 - $106,176 Range

Panasonic Avionics Corporation
3.1

Panasonic Avionics Corporation

Engineer

$105,598

 /yr
Range: $73K - $122K

$73K

$122K

$72,513 - $121,981 Range

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Frequently asked questions about an Engineer salaries

The average salary for an Engineer is $85,819 per year in Los Angeles, CA Area. Salaries estimates are based on 2089 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Engineer employees in Los Angeles, CA Area.

The highest salary for an Engineer in Los Angeles, CA Area is $132,826 per year.

The lowest salary for an Engineer in Los Angeles, CA Area is $55,448 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming an Engineer or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of an Engineer.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent engineer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$120,000
per year
A Prototype Engineering reported making $120,000 per year
Additional Pay
$100k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$100,000
per year
A HW Engineer reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$115,000
per year
An Engineer reported making $115,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$120,000
per year
An Engineering reported making $120,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Public
$70,000
per year
An Engineer reported making $70,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$38
hourly
An Aviation Engineer reported making $38 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$65,000
per year
An Engineer reported making $65,000 per year
Additional Pay
$8k cash bonus
Job Highlights
Full-time
201 to 500 employees
 
Company - Public
$75,000
per year
An Engineer reported making $75,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$100,000
per year
An Engineer reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$75,000
per year
A Product Line Engineer reported making $75,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public