Electrical Engineer Salary in Seattle

An average Electrical Engineer in Seattle can expect to take home roughly $72K annually. In the world of Electrical Engineers in Seattle, overall income ranges from $52K near the bottom to $106K at the top; this can include more than $8K from bonuses and more than $8K from profit sharing in exceptional cases. Nearly all enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the greater part. Most Electrical Engineers in Seattle, Wash. report high levels of job satisfaction. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$53,930 - $104,340

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$15.40 - $49.29

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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$53,930 - $104,340  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,787  
Profit Sharing
$484.79 - $8,449  
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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$52,248 - $106,232  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 155
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$15.40 - $49.29  
   
Overtime
$29.50 - $61.73  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,787  
   
Profit Sharing
$484.79 - $8,449  
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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$52,248 - $106,232  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 23
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Pay by Experience Level for Electrical Engineer in Seattle, Washington

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


For many Electrical Engineers in Seattle, experience and pay levels seem to be correlated; more years in the business generally lead to more money. The average inexperienced worker's salary is approximately $67K, and people with five to 10 years of experience bring in more at around $87K on average. Electrical Engineers in Seattle, Wash. who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $87K. Survey participants who have worked for more than two decades report bringing in $117K on average.

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Experience Affects Electrical Engineer in Seattle, Washington Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 60%

Experienced
up arrow 20%

Mid-Career
up arrow 19%

National Average
$73,000


Skills That Affect Electrical Engineer in Seattle, Washington Salaries

Labview
up arrow 17%

Project Management
up arrow 16%


Autodesk Revit MEP
up arrow 1%

AutoCAD
0%

National Average
$73,000

C++
up arrow 1%

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%

Matlab
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 4%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 5%

C
up arrow 8%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 9%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 26 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 68% employee benefits None: 6%
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