An Electrical Engineer earns an average salary of £29,478 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.
Electrical Engineer Total Pay (?
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£18,073 - £44,974
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MEDIAN: £29,478
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Electrical Engineer Total Pay (?
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£5.69 - £26.95
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National Salary Data

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£0£16K£32K£48K
Salary
£18,073 - £44,974  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £4,988  
Profit Sharing
£0.00 - £4,409  
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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£17,692 - £47,581  
PayScale
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 21 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,001
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Hourly Rate
£5.69 - £26.95  
   
Overtime
£6.69 - £29.79  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£20K£40K£60K
Bonus
£0.00 - £4,988  
   
Profit Sharing
£0.00 - £4,409  
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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£17,692 - £47,581  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 21 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,001
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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Pay Difference By Location
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Electrical Engineer Reviews

What is it like working as an Electrical Engineer?
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
₤30,000

Skills That Affect Electrical Engineer Salaries

Engineering Design
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Matlab
0%
National Average
₤30,000
Microsoft Excel
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Microsoft Word
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Microsoft Office
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Windows Operating System General Use
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Job Satisfaction
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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 102 votes.
Gender
Female
6%
female alumni
 
Male
94%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
12%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 42% dental benefits Dental: 12%
vision benefits Vision: 12% employee benefits None: 53%
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