Median pay for Electrical Designers with Engineering Design skills is around $27.05 per hour. In the world of Electrical Designers with Engineering Design skills, total cash compensation can vary between $43K and $90K. Each package generally includes bonuses and profit sharing proceeds, and in exceptional cases, those amounts can reach heights of $6K and $11K, respectively. Geography and tenure each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage. Men account for the majority of Electrical Designers with Engineering Design skills who responded to the questionnaire — 85 percent to be exact. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$45,709 - $88,317
$46K
$65K
$88K
MEDIAN: $65,215
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$18.35 - $37.42
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MEDIAN: $27.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$45,709 - $88,317  
   
Bonus
$406.45 - $5,918  
Profit Sharing
$496.50 - $11,250  
Total Pay (?
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$42,756 - $89,971  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 136
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$19$38$57
Hourly Rate
$18.35 - $37.42  
   
Overtime
$25.31 - $54.72  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$406.45 - $5,918  
   
Profit Sharing
$496.50 - $11,250  
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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$42,756 - $89,971  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 170

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Pay by Experience Level for Electrical Designer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


For Electrical Designers with Engineering Design skills, experience does not seem to be a major factor in determining pay. Workers in their first five years can expect to earn $55K, but people who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably bigger sum of $63K. On average, Electrical Designers with Engineering Design skills make $70K following one to two decades on the job. Electrical Designers with Engineering Design skills with more than 20 years of experience report incomes that are only modestly higher; the median for these old hands hovers around $76K.

Key Stats for Electrical Designer

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 74 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
12%
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Experience Affects Electrical Designer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 20%

Experienced
up arrow 11%

Mid-Career
0%

National Average
$63,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 74 votes.

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
dental benefits
None: 12%
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