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

Updated Jun 22, 2021

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$99,655 /yr
Average Base Pay

11,073 salaries

$71K

Low

$100K

Average

$140K

High

Additional Cash Compensation
Average$9,525Range$1,735 - $52,304
The average salary for a Software Engineer is $99,655 in Los Angeles, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 11,073 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Software Engineer employees in Los Angeles, CA.

Seniority Levels

L2
Software Engineer$99,655 /yr
L3
Senior Software Engineer$127,390 /yr
L4
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Entry Level Software Engineer

$76,682

per year

Principal Software Engineer

$152,334

per year

Software Development Engineer

$109,732

per year

Software Development Engineer In Test (SDET)

$105,241

per year

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Google
4.5

Google

Software Engineer

$127,221

 /yr
Range: $17K - $2,879K
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$17K

$2,879K

$17,307 - $2,878,984 Range

Riot Games
4.2

Riot Games

Software Engineer

$153,738

 /yr
Range: $51K - $215K

$51K

$215K

$50,825 - $215,282 Range

Facebook
4.3

Facebook

Software Engineer

$141,771

 /yr
Range: $72K - $205K

$72K

$205K

$72,052 - $204,781 Range

Fujitsu
3.5

Fujitsu

Software Engineer

$110,685

 /yr
Range: $92K - $136K

$92K

$136K

$92,407 - $136,491 Range

Snap
4.2

Snap

Software Engineer

$149,814

 /yr
Range: $111K - $197K

$111K

$197K

$110,875 - $196,547 Range

Northrop Grumman
4

Northrop Grumman

Software Engineer

$88,106

 /yr
Range: $81K - $103K

$81K

$103K

$81,320 - $103,446 Range

Apple
4.3

Apple

Software Engineer

$105,032

 /yr
Range: $73K - $165K

$73K

$165K

$72,742 - $164,877 Range

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Boingo
3.3

Boingo

Software Engineer

$106,471

 /yr
Range: $70K - $154K

$70K

$154K

$70,197 - $153,680 Range

Amazon
3.8

Amazon

Software Engineer

$124,088

 /yr
Range: $83K - $158K

$83K

$158K

$82,872 - $157,675 Range

Factual
4

Factual

Software Engineer

$124,949

 /yr
Range: $106K - $176K

$106K

$176K

$106,471 - $176,153 Range

NeoBytes
3.9

NeoBytes

Software Engineer

$82,232

 /yr
Range: $80K - $84K

$80K

$84K

$80,493 - $84,389 Range

Birlasoft
3.6

Birlasoft

Software Engineer

$96,295

 /yr
Range: $96K - $96K

$96K

$96K

$96,295 - $96,295 Range

CityGrid Media
2.9

CityGrid Media

Software Engineer

$136,768

 /yr
Range: $119K - $160K

$119K

$160K

$118,974 - $160,363 Range

Tata Consultancy Services
3.9

Tata Consultancy Services

Software Engineer

$74,950

 /yr
Range: $70K - $165K

$70K

$165K

$70,139 - $165,445 Range

Anjanasoft
4

Anjanasoft

Software Engineer

$73,551

 /yr
Range: $72K - $92K

$72K

$92K

$71,519 - $92,331 Range

Microsoft
4.4

Microsoft

Software Engineer

$127,895

 /yr
Range: $73K - $295K

$73K

$295K

$73,110 - $294,787 Range

Walt Disney Company
4

Walt Disney Company

Software Engineer

$103,486

 /yr
Range: $91K - $134K

$91K

$134K

$90,565 - $133,870 Range

Mastech Digital
4

Mastech Digital

Software Engineer - Hourly

$48

 /hr
Range: $43 - $50

$43

$50

$43 - $50 Range

NortonLifeLock
3.7

NortonLifeLock

Software Engineer

$108,803

 /yr
Range: $95K - $119K

$95K

$119K

$95,295 - $118,584 Range

Honey
4.6

Honey

Software Engineer

$126,434

 /yr
Range: $93K - $142K

$93K

$142K

$93,430 - $142,238 Range

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$116,000
per year
A Software Engineer reported making $116,000 per year
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Full-time
10000+ employees
 
Company - Public
$112,000
per year
A Software Engineer reported making $112,000 per year
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$70,000
per year
A Software Engineer reported making $70,000 per year
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$100,000
per year
A Software Engineer reported making $100,000 per year
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$50,000
per year
A Software Engineer reported making $50,000 per year
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Full-time
5001 to 10000 employees
 
College / University
$190,000
per year
A Software Engineer reported making $190,000 per year
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$3,000
monthly
A Software Engineering reported making $3,000 per month
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Intern
5001 to 10000 employees
 
Nonprofit Organization
$75,000
per year
A Software Engineer reported making $75,000 per year
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Full-time
501 to 1000 employees
 
Company - Private