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Computer scientist salary in Los Angeles, CA

How much does a Computer Scientist make in Los Angeles, CA?

Average base salary

$163,070
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above national average
Average $163,070
Low $102,251
High $260,064

The average salary for a computer scientist is $163,070 per year in Los Angeles, CA. 4 salaries reported, updated at October 28, 2020

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Top companies for Computer Scientists in Los Angeles, CA

  1. EY
    4.0star
    8,615 reviews7 salaries reported
    $175,521per year
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Highest paying cities for Computer Scientists near Los Angeles, CA

  1. San Jose, CA
    $175,768 per year
    5 salaries reported
  2. Cupertino, CA
    $169,960 per year
    9 salaries reported
  3. Santa Clara, CA
    $157,042 per year
    6 salaries reported
  1. San Francisco, CA
    $155,520 per year
    5 salaries reported
  2. Menlo Park, CA
    $139,146 per year
    6 salaries reported
  3. Sunnyvale, CA
    $119,833 per year
    6 salaries reported
  1. Moffett Field, CA
    $116,975 per year
    7 salaries reported
  2. Los Angeles, CA
    $116,426 per year
    5 salaries reported
  3. Marina del Rey, CA
    $113,336 per year
    6 salaries reported
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 8 ratings

75% of Computer Scientists in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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