Average Salary for Exelon Corporation Employees

Exelon Corporation is a electric services firm headquartered in Chicago, Ill. that hires for Electrical Engineer positions, Nuclear Engineer roles, and more. Average salaries for Exelon Corporation workers verge on the six figures ($91K). The most important factor affecting pay for Exelon Corporation employees is your experience level, though your job title and your city play a role as well. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Exelon Corporation Median Salary by Job


Electrical Engineer
12 profiles

Mechanical Engineer
6 profiles

Nuclear Engineer
5 profiles

Senior Business Analyst
5 profiles

Training Instructor
4 profiles

Senior Electrical Engineer
4 profiles

Financial Analyst
4 profiles

  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Jun 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 143
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Source: Freebase

Years of Experience

For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach around $68K per year. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (28 percent) have been working for five to nine years and make $85K annually on average.


The highest average salaries go to Nuclear Engineers, who bring in close to $110K per year, though Training Instructors are not far behind at about $102K along with Senior Electrical Engineers ($98K) and Electrical Engineers (approximately $83K). Financial Analysts at Exelon Corporation do not see much in the way of financial compensation and represent one of the lower-paid positions (about $69K on average) at the company.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($102K annually) can be spotted in Kennett Square, Pa.; Byron, Ill. (approximately $92K), Philadelphia, Pa. ($90K), and Oswego, N.Y. (around $85K) are the next top-paying cities. Those interested in increasing earning potential should avoid the city of Oak Brook, Ill. — at $67K, salaries are some of the lowest in the country. Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of New York, where they average to $106K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Project Management Professionals earn around $136K annually, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Earning a Senior Reactor Operator License certification garners significant financial rewards of $133K per year on average. The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA); Exelon Corporation awards $95K to these degree-holders.


The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be People Management; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of approximately $125K annually. A garden variety skill at Exelon Corporation is Microsoft Excel; close to one-fifth of Exelon Corporation's people use it regularly. Three more common skills are Project Management, Microsoft Office, and Engineering Design.

Benefits and Perks

Paid time off is scarce, with only about 37 percent receiving paid vacation and close to one-fourth of workers receiving sick leave. With an eye toward the future, Exelon Corporation offers several choices in retirement planning such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. The vast majority of survey participants have health insurance, and benefits for most employees also include dental insurance. The company also dishes out perks such as tuition reimbursement, a stock purchase plan, and life insurance.

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Key Stats for Exelon Corporation


32 %
68 %
$54,398 - $98,161
$66,001 - $115,120

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 45 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
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