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Project Manager salary in Los Angeles, CA

How much does a Project Manager make in Los Angeles, CA?

Average base salary

$90,109
arrow up15%
above national average

Most common benefits

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401(k)
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The average salary for a project manager is $90,109 per year in Los Angeles, CA. 230 salaries reported, updated at May 20, 2022.

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Salaries by years of experience in Los Angeles, CA

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Top companies for Project Managers in Los Angeles, CA

  1. Autodesk
    4.1star
    503 reviews5 salaries reported
    $177,314per year
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Highest paying cities for Project Managers near Los Angeles, CA

  1. San Francisco, CA
    $113,457 per year
    129 salaries reported
  2. Ontario, CA
    $105,403 per year
    21 salaries reported
  3. San Jose, CA
    $104,254 per year
    89 salaries reported
  1. Sacramento, CA
    $97,015 per year
    89 salaries reported
  2. Irvine, CA
    $95,428 per year
    96 salaries reported
  3. Santa Ana, CA
    $93,359 per year
    18 salaries reported
  1. Long Beach, CA
    $91,118 per year
    27 salaries reported
  2. Los Angeles, CA
    $90,109 per year
    230 salaries reported
  3. Anaheim, CA
    $88,485 per year
    54 salaries reported
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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Project Managers

Top skills
Yardi
+58.97%salary
Top certifications
PgMP
+24.74%salary
Top licenses
Professional Engineer
+16.53%salary

More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

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10 jobs27
2,840 jobs5,287
389 jobs676
188 jobs351
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Most common benefits for Project Managers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Cell phone reimbursement
  • Continuing education credits
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Employee stock ownership plan
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Fuel discount
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Pet insurance
  • Professional development assistance
  • Profit sharing
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
  • Wellness program
  • Work from home
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 3,837 ratings

67% of Project Managers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in Los Angeles, CA?

Program Manager

2,538 job openings

Average $67,155 per year

Construction Project Manager

2,887 job openings

Average $93,746 per year

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