Electrical Engineer Salary

The average salary for an Electrical Engineer is £30,668 per year. A skill in Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation is associated with high pay for this job.

£19,743 - £46,619
(Median)
£20K
£31K
£47K
MEDIAN: £30,667
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50%
90%

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£7.08 - £29.28
(Median)
£7
£12
£29
MEDIAN: £12.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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£0£17K£34K£51K
Salary
£19,743 - £46,619  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £4,894  
Profit Sharing
£0.00 - £4,763  
Commission
£2,457  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£19,379 - £49,664  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 19 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,071
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£11£22£33
Hourly Rate
£7.08 - £29.28  
   
Overtime
£7.02 - £30.08  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£22K£44K£66K
Bonus
£0.00 - £4,894  
   
Commission
£2,457  
Profit Sharing
£0.00 - £4,763  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
£19,379 - £49,664  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 19 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 179
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Pay by Experience Level for Electrical Engineer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £30,862

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Electrical Engineer Reviews

What is it like working as an Electrical Engineer?

Electrical Engineer in Oxford:
"Enjoyable But Very Hard Work At Times."
Pros: I enjoy the responsibilities given to me and that I'm able to manage my own work schedules.
Cons: The amount of travelling I have to do at times, for example there was a 4 week period were I spent 14 days aboard and 14 days at home.

Electrical Engineer in York:
"I've wanted to do this since I was 10..."
Pros: The work is very interesting, and the pay can be very good.
Cons: Project work - most projects have a tendency to have problems along the way, no matter how good an engineer you are. This can be the most annoying thing about engineering jobs.

Electrical Engineer in Olympus KeyMed:
"Hard but rewarding"
Pros: Te people
Cons: The structure

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Experience Affects Electrical Engineer Salaries




National Average
₤31,000


Skills That Affect Electrical Engineer Salaries



Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 5%

Engineering Design
up arrow 4%

AutoCAD Electrical
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Word
0%

Windows Operating System General Use
0%

Matlab
0%

C++
0%

National Average
₤31,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%

AutoCAD
up arrow 3%

Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 6%

C
up arrow 12%

up arrow 15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 142 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 41%
dental benefits
Dental: 10%
medical benefits
Vision: 13%
dental benefits
None: 53%
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