Average Salary for Exelon Corporation Employees

Headquartered in Chicago, Ill., Exelon Corporation offers a range of employment opportunities in the electric services sector, from Electrical Engineer to Mechanical Engineer. The average employee at Exelon Corporation takes home $89K per year. Exelon Corporation paychecks are largely negotiated based on your job title, though your experience level and where you live are also considered. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

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Exelon Corporation typically pays:
above market
Similar employers pay:
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Employer: Exelon Corporation
Average Salary Range by Job
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XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Electrical Engineer (7)
$61,141 - $126,724  
[-]Electrical Engineer (7)
Salary$61,468 - $111,018  
Bonus$1,416 - $16,885  
Total Pay$61,141 - $126,724  
[+]Mechanical Engineer (6)
$51,778 - $89,046  
[+]Mechanical Engineer (6)
Salary$53,935 - $82,040  
Bonus$1,082 - $11,770  
Total Pay$51,778 - $89,046  
[+]Senior Financial Analyst (4)
$67,818 - $109,727  
[+]Senior Financial Analyst (4)
Salary$62,166 - $98,484  
Bonus$3,792 - $17,075  
Total Pay$67,818 - $109,727  
[+]Financial Analyst (4)
$42,484 - $95,109  
[+]Financial Analyst (4)
Salary$43,079 - $88,819  
Bonus$861 - $14,118  
Total Pay$42,484 - $95,109  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 118
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About This Company

Chicago, Illinois 60690


Electric Services


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Maintenance Supervisors represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at $105K — though Electrical Engineers, Nuclear Engineers, and Video Producers also do fairly well at approximately $89K, around $84K, and $83K, respectively. Financial compensation for Financial Analysts is rather low — only about $64K — relative to the rest of the company.

Years of Experience

Between the one and five year mark, pay is typically $73K. The largest slice of the Exelon Corporation workforce (33 percent) has been working for five to nine years and earns around $80K annually.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $92K per year) can be spotted in Braidwood; Byron (approximately $90K), Philadelphia ($88K), and the company's headquarter city of Chicago ($83K) are the next top-paying cities. Cordova is one of the lowest-paid cities, with earnings averaging $66K. Within the company, workers earn the highest salaries (an average of about $92K annually) in New York.

Certifications and Degrees

Certified Professional Engineers are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $149K. Bigger paychecks are awarded to Cisco Certified Network Associates with credentials; these people typically earn approximately $98K per year. It pays to have a Master of Science (MS), Electrical Engineering (EE) at Exelon Corporation — these employees make the most at $92K annually.


In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Nuclear Energy / Nuclear Power; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of around $107K. A relatively widespread skill at Exelon Corporation is Microsoft Excel; approximately one-fifth of employees use it for work. Other skills in demand are Project Management, Engineering Design, and Microsoft Office.

Benefits and Perks

Two in five workers — the minority — enjoy both paid vacation and paid sick time. Exelon Corporation helps its workers sock away funds for retirement, offering plans such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. Perks cover health insurance for almost all workers and dental coverage for almost all employees. Some other advantages of working at Exelon Corporation are life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and a stock purchase plan.

Key Stats for Exelon Corporation


34 %
66 %
$58,466 - $85,360
$67,295 - $106,822
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

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