The average pay for an Electrical Engineer is £30,824 per year. A skill in Project Management is associated with high pay for this job. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for employees with more than 20 years' experience.

£19,680 - £46,511
£20K
£31K
£47K
MEDIAN: £31,018
10%
50%
90%
£7.05 - £23.50
£7
£13
£23
MEDIAN: £12.53
10%
50%
90%
£0£48K
Salary £19,680 - £46,511
Bonus £30.20 - £4,955
Profit Sharing £0.00 - £4,085
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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£18,858 - £48,621
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 841
Hourly Data £0£29
Hourly Rate £7.05 - £23.50
Overtime £9.92 - £29.98
Annual Data £0£48K
Bonus £30.20 - £4,955
Profit Sharing £0.00 - £4,085
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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£18,858 - £48,621
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 124

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Pay by Experience Level for Electrical Engineer

Pay by Experience for an Electrical Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Electrical Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤28,000 based on 485 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Electrical Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤35,000 based on 303 salaries. An experienced Electrical Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤37,000 based on 213 salaries. An Electrical Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤35,000 based on 115 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £31,215

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Electrical Engineer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Electrical Engineer?

Electrical Engineer in London:
Pros: The work time.
Cons: The carrier opportunities.

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 Oxford:
Pros: Various challenges. Every day is special. Busy but very satisfactory.
Cons:

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.

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Key Stats for Electrical Engineer

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
12%
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Experience Affects Electrical Engineer Salaries

▲20%

▲13%

▲12%

National Average
₤31,000

▼10%

Skills That Affect Electrical Engineer Salaries

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 39%
dental benefits
Dental: 12%
vision benefits
Vision: 13%
no benefits
None: 54%
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