15 companies in Los Angeles this month hiring for $100K positions like crazy

Well La La Land may have lost the Oscar (after a major mixup) but that doesn’t mean it isn’t winning when it comes to jobs. In addition to the film and digital media industries seeing significant job growth (16,500 digital media and film-related jobs are expected to be added in L.A. County in the next year), tech giants like Facebook, Apple and Amazon are also increasing their presences in this Southern California region. All of this is great news for job seekers in the LA area.

Using data from its continuously updated database of high-paying jobs, Ladders compiled a list of the top 15 companies hiring for $100K jobs right now in Los Angeles and surrounding areas.  Check them out below.

1. Faraday Future

Jobs available in LA: 230

This company, established in 2014, focuses on the development of intelligent electric vehicles.

Example job: Thermal / Vibe Validation Engineer

View all Faraday Future jobs. 

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2. Netflix

Jobs available in LA: 203

This company has given us some of the best shows in the last decade (Orange is the New Black, 13 Reasons Why, Stranger Things) and now they want you to work with them.

Example job: Specialist, Production Planning, Leasing

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3. Esri

Jobs available in LA: 193

Headquartered in Redlands, CA, Esri is an international supplier of geographic information system (GIS) software, web GIS and geodatabase management applications.

Example job: UX Architect – IDT

View all Esri jobs.

4. City National Corporation

Jobs available in LA: 187

It is a subsidiary of the Royal Bank of Canada.

Example job: Sr. Marketing Database Analyst

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Jobs available in LA: 167

Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group has its own cryptocurrency, the Mufg coin.

Example job: Project Finance Director

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6. Disney

Jobs available in LA: 155

Where would the world be without Mickey, Donald, Mary Poppins and ABC?

Example job: Sr HR Business Partner

View all Disney jobs here. 

7. Cedars-Sinai

Jobs available in LA: 144

The famous hospital just received a federal award of $12 million to study two fatal lung diseases.

Example job: Postdoctoral Scientist ( Telomerase Biology )

View all Cedars-Sinai jobs. 

8. The Aerospace Corporation

Jobs available in LA: 140

The Aerospace Corporation is a California nonprofit corporation that operates a federally funded research and development center.

Example job: Ground Systems Engineer

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9. University of Southern California

Jobs available in LA: 137

The University has an MBA program just for veterans amongst many others.

View all USC jobs. 

10. City of Hope

Jobs available in LA: 117

City of Hope is a non-profit clinical research center, hospital and graduate medical school located in Duarte, CA. Beyonce will be performing at their annual gala in October of this year.

Example job: Staff Scientist | Molecular Pathology Core

View all City of Hope jobs.

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11. Edison International

Jobs available in LA: 116

This company has over 12,000 employees.

Example job: Senior Mobile App Developer

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12. Northrop Grumman

Jobs available in LA: 114

The fifth-largest defense contractor in the world is currently looking for project managers, engineers, and software developers.

Example job: Cyber Information Systems Security Analyst 3

View all Northrup Grumman jobs.

13. Hulu

Jobs available in LA: 108

Besides creating some great original content over the years including The Handmaid’s Tale and Castle Rock, the company also offers lots of perks.

Example job: Talent Management, Project Manager

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14. Boeing

Jobs available in LA: 108

This airplanes, rotorcraft, rockets, and satellites manufacturer has operations all over the world.

Example job: Nacelle Stress Analysis Engineer, Mid-Level

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15. Panasonic

Jobs available in LA: 101

The electronics corporation has its headquarters in Japan but has plenty of opportunities in LA and surrounding areas

Example job: Sr. Manager, Media Program Management & Operations

View all Panasonic jobs.