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Average Salary for Exelon Corporation Employees

Exelon Corporation is a electric services firm headquartered in Chicago, Ill. that hires for Mechanical Engineer positions, Electrical Engineer roles, and more. Compensation for Exelon Corporation employees is around $89K annually on average. Though your role at the company and geography are influential salary factors for those at Exelon Corporation, how long you've been working turns out to have the greatest impact on paycheck size. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

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Exelon Corporation typically pays:
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Employer: Exelon Corporation
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About This Company

Chicago, Illinois 60690


Electric Services


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Years of Experience

Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make approximately $71K per year on average. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Exelon Corporation employees (32 percent) have five to nine years of experience and earn $87K annually on average.


Maintenance Supervisors rake in the most money, with average earnings of around $103K per year; Nuclear Engineers come in second with average earnings amounting to about $93K, while Senior Business Analysts and Senior Financial Analysts rank near the top as well ($90K and $88K, respectively). Near the bottom at Exelon Corporation are Financial Analysts, pulling in an average of just $66K.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $92K annually) can be spotted in Braidwood, Ill.; Byron, Ill. ($90K), Philadelphia, Pa. (about $89K), and Rochester, N.Y. ($89K) are the next top-paying cities. Those interested in increasing earning potential should avoid the city of Houston, Texas — at approximately $66K, salaries are some of the lowest in the country. By state, New York offers the highest pay at $97K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to approximately $135K annually for Certified Professional Engineers, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Earning a Project Management Professional certification garners significant financial rewards of $101K per year on average. Those with a Master of Science (MS), Electrical Engineering (EE) at Exelon Corporation come out on top, and their salaries approach about $90K annually.


The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Nuclear Energy / Nuclear Power; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of $102K per year. Microsoft Excel also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; roughly one in five of employees surveyed report using it at work. Many workers are also familiar with Engineering Design, Project Management, and Microsoft Office.

Benefits and Perks

Only 35 percent receive paid vacation and sick leave. Workers can easily stock up on retirement savings by participating in several options such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. For nearly all survey participants, benefits include health insurance, and a large number of employees get dental coverage, too. Exelon Corporation employees also enjoy perks such as life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and a stock purchase plan.

Key Stats for Exelon Corporation


33 %
67 %
$46,979 - $84,509
$69,398 - $108,996
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 30 votes.
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