Electrical Engineer in Huntsville, Alabama Salary

An Electrical Engineer in Huntsville, Alabama earns an average salary of $75,068 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Computer Aided Design (CAD), Project Management, and Microsoft Office. Experience strongly influences income for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$58,503 - $119,872
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$74K
$120K
MEDIAN: $74,310
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$16.40 - $79.51
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$80
MEDIAN: $31.54
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$58,503 - $119,872  
   
Bonus
$613 - $7,726  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $29,590  
Total Pay (?
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$57,619 - $122,593  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 89
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$0$27$54$81
Hourly Rate
$16.40 - $79.51  
   
Overtime
$33.18  
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$613 - $7,726  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $29,590  
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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$57,619 - $122,593  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 13

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About Huntsville, Alabama

Madison County, Alabama
189,114
Male:
91,764 (48.5%)
Female:
97,350 (51.5%)
Huntsville is a city located primarily in Madison County in the central part of the far northern region of Alabama. Huntsville is the county seat of Madison County. The city extends west into neighboring Limestone County. Huntsville's population was 180,105 as of the 2010 census. Huntsville is the fourth-largest city in Alabama and the largest city in the five-county Huntsville-Decatur-Albertville, AL Combined Statistical Area, which at the 2013 census estimate had a total population of 683,871. The Huntsville Metropolitan Area's population was 417,593 in 2010 to become the 2nd largest in Alabama. Huntsville metro's population reached 441,000 by 2014. It grew across nearby hills north of the Tennessee River, adding textile mills, then munitions factories, NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center and the United States Army Aviation and Missile Command nearby at the Redstone Arsenal. The National Trust for Historic Preservation named Huntsville to its "America's Dozen Distinctive Destinations...
Huntsville:
$46,769
Alabama:
$44,765
$745
Huntsville:
$175,100
Alabama:
$134,100
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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 $64,000 based on 47 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 $82,000 based on 31 salaries. An experienced Electrical Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $100,000 based on 26 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 $123,000 based on 7 salaries.

Electrical Engineer Reviews

Q: What is it like working in Huntsville?

Electrical Engineer in Huntsville:
"Low cost of living. Good atmosphere."
Pros: Huntsville is a medium sized town with the highest number of tech jobs per capita in the united states. There are several universities and colleges that rank in the top 100 in the nation in town.
Cons: Traffic sucks! All traffic into the city on two sides has to cross a river so that it is a choke point.

Key Stats for Electrical Engineer

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Electrical Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲64%

▲34%

▲10%

National Average
$75,000

▼14%

Skills That Affect Electrical Engineer Salaries


Microsoft Office
▲16%

Project Management
▲16%


▲8%


C++
▲4%

C
▲2%

National Average
$75,000

Windows Operating System General Use
▼1%

Microsoft Word
▼1%

Linux
▼1%

autodesk autocad
▼8%

AutoCAD
▼11%


Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 97%
dental benefits
Dental: 87%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
no benefits
None: 3%
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