Electrical Engineer in Tucson Salary

Median pay for Tucson Electrical Engineers lies in the neighborhood of $76K per year. With some bonuses approaching $6K and certain profit sharing proceeds approaching $7K, overall incomes of Electrical Engineers in Tucson spread between $64K and $100K depending on individual performance. Career length and the company each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. For the most part, Electrical Engineers in Tucson, Ariz. enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$64,974 - $97,293
$65K
$76K
$97K
MEDIAN: $75,751
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Salary $64,974 - $97,293
Bonus $0.00 - $6,082
Profit Sharing $518 - $6,988
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$64,435 - $99,720
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 86

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About Tucson, Arizona

Pima County, Arizona
531,674
Male:
264,893 (49.8%)
Female:
266,781 (50.2%)
Tucson (/ˈtuːsɒn/ /tuːˈsɒn/) is a city and the county seat of Pima County, Arizona, United States, and home to the University of Arizona. The 2010 United States Census put the population at 520,116, while the 2015 estimated population of the entire Tucson metropolitan statistical area (MSA) was 980,263. The Tucson MSA forms part of the larger Tucson-Nogales combined statistical area (CSA), with a total population of 1,010,025 as of the 2010 Census. Tucson is the second-largest populated city in Arizona behind Phoenix, both of which anchor the Arizona Sun Corridor. The city is located 108 miles (174 km) southeast of Phoenix and 60 mi (97 km) north of the U.S.–Mexico border. Tucson is the 33rd largest city and the 59th largest metropolitan area in the United States. Roughly 150 Tucson companies are involved in the design and manufacture of optics and optoelectronics systems, earning Tucson the nickname Optics Valley. Major incorporated suburbs of...
Tucson:
$38,155
Arizona:
$51,492
$775
Tucson:
$139,400
Arizona:
$194,300
5.8%

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Popular Employer Salaries for Electrical Engineer


With a median salary of $71K, Raytheon Missile Systems provides Tucson Electrical Engineers with the lowest pay in their field; moreover, earnings are capped at only $96K, limiting employee salary growth.

Pay by Experience Level for Electrical Engineer

Pay by Experience for an Electrical Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Electrical Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $71,000 based on 61 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Electrical Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $92,000 based on 16 salaries. An experienced Electrical Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $96,000 based on 5 salaries. An Electrical Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $101,000 based on 9 salaries.

Key Stats for Electrical Engineer

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
Less than 1 year
25%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
6%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Electrical Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲31%

Experienced
▲25%

Mid-Career
▲20%

National Average
$77,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Electrical Engineer Salaries

National Average
$77,000

C++
▼1%

Engineering Design
▼3%

C++ Programming Language
▼3%

▼4%

AutoCAD
▼4%

Microsoft Office
▼5%

autodesk autocad
▼5%

Microsoft Word
▼5%

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
▼8%

C programming Language
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
25%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
6%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 97%
dental benefits
Dental: 93%
vision benefits
Vision: 85%
no benefits
None:
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