Electrical Engineer in Tucson Salary

For Electrical Engineers in Tucson, yearly average wages total $73K annually. Total cash compensation for Tucson Electrical Engineers runs from $64K to $100K depending on bonuses that can occasionally exceed $8K and profit sharing that can reach almost $7K. Experience level is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by the specific employer. Among folks in this role, job satisfaction levels approximately match the national average. Medical and dental coverage is claimed by nearly all, and most earn vision coverage. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$64,273 - $98,051
$64K
$73K
$98K
MEDIAN: $72,891
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$64,273 - $98,051  
   
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$0.00 - $8,443  
Profit Sharing
$507 - $7,115  
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$63,540 - $100,063  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 75

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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
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The lowest salaries can be found at Raytheon Missile Systems — median pay is $71K — and there is little variation in compensation, with paychecks starting at $66K and only reaching $96K.

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
6 %
Male
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
27%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
6%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Electrical Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲35%

Experienced
▲29%

Mid-Career
▲23%

National Average
$75,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Electrical Engineer Salaries

C++
▲2%

Engineering Design
▼0%

C++ Programming Language
▼0%

National Average
$75,000

▼1%

AutoCAD
▼1%

Microsoft Office
▼2%

autodesk autocad
▼2%

Microsoft Word
▼2%

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
▼5%

C programming Language
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
27%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
6%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 93%
vision benefits
Vision: 87%
no benefits
None: 2%