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Average Salary for Georgia Power Company Employees

An average Georgia Power Company employee can expect to make $68K annually. How long you've been working influences pay for Georgia Power Company workers the most, followed by your role at the company and geography. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Georgia Power Company typically pays:
below market

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Employer: Georgia Power Company
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
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 (3)
$51,047 - $118,122  
[-]Electrical Engineer (3)
Salary$52,255 - $112,289  
Bonus$1,183 - $15,025  
Total Pay$51,047 - $118,122  
[+]Financial Specialist (2)
$49,082 - $82,645  
[+]Financial Specialist (2)
Salary$45,866 - $75,053  
Total Pay$49,082 - $82,645  
[+]Nuclear Engineer (2)
$54,485 - $77,104  
[+]Nuclear Engineer (2)
Salary$51,525 - $69,405  
Bonus$1,148 - $8,953  
Total Pay$54,485 - $77,104  
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XPrecise ranges are calculated based on validated data submitted by employees in this job at this company.
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XWhen PayScale has limited employee-submitted data, we base estimated ranges on a broader set of relevant employee profiles to calculate the most accurate ranges for this job at this company.
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 30 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 29

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Years of Experience

Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make $51K per year on average. Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make around $77K annually on average. Overall, the greater share of Georgia Power Company folks have 10-19 years of experience and earn an average $66K per year.


The highest paychecks go to Electrical Engineers, who earn approximately $74K annually on average, closely trailed by Financial Specialists (about $65K) and Nuclear Engineers ($59K).

Certifications and Degrees

Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Certified Professional Engineers, who make around $89K per year. Earning an Engineer in Training certification garners significant financial rewards of $60K annually on average. Georgia Power Company compensates Bachelor's Degree-holders the most at $60K per year.


The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Project Management; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of about $70K annually. Folks here also tend to know Microsoft Excel; on the survey, nearly one in four of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Engineering Design, AutoCAD, and Financial Analysis.

Benefits and Perks

As for time away from work, Georgia Power Company does compensate the larger part of workers for vacation days, but only about half of workers can take paid time off due to illness. With an eye toward the future, Georgia Power Company offers several choices in retirement planning such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. Almost all survey participants report having health insurance, and a large number of workers report having dental coverage. Georgia Power Company folks also make good use of tuition reimbursement, a casual working environment, and company car / automobile.

Key Stats for Georgia Power Company


29 %
71 %
$48,340 - $58,000
$49,597 - $77,233
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
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