Entry-Level Electrical Designer Salary

An Entry-Level Electrical Designer earns an average wage of $23.64 per hour.

$41,266 - $70,621
$41K
$54K
$71K
MEDIAN: $54,456
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50%
90%

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$15.28 - $31.29
$15
$24
$31
MEDIAN: $23.76
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50%
90%

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$0$72K
Salary $41,266 - $70,621
Bonus $0.00 - $4,112
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $5,980
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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$37,263 - $72,045
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 178
Hourly Data $0$46
Hourly Rate $15.28 - $31.29
Overtime $23.84 - $46.59
Annual Data $0$72K
Bonus $0.00 - $4,112
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $5,980
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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$37,263 - $72,045
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 201

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Electrical Designer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $54,013

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Electrical Designer Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Electrical Designer in Amarillo:
"Technology Advancement."
When I started my drafting career at college, I had no idea the type of change that was going to happen within 10 years. One word of advice would be to take on the opportunity to learn about any technology change or enhancement that will make your job or your company's job(s) better. You can not sit idle, as someone else will learn it and get the edge.

Electrical Designer in Melbourne:
Stay educated and earn a degree.

Electrical Designer in Los Angeles:
"Great site."
Get smarter and better. Be strong.

Key Stats for Electrical Designer

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 83 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
78%
5-9 years
14%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Electrical Designer Salaries

Engineering Design
▲6%

Microstation
▲6%


Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
▲3%

Microsoft Excel
▲2%

Microsoft Office
▲1%

Autodesk AutoCAD MEP
▲1%

AutoCAD MEP
▲1%


National Average
$54,000

AutoCAD
▼2%

Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
▼2%

Autodesk AutoCAD Electrical
▼3%

AutoCAD Electrical
▼5%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 83 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
no benefits
None: 11%
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