An Electrical Engineer in Birmingham, Alabama earns an average salary of $69,858 per year. A skill in Project Management is associated with high pay for this job.

$55,000 - $104,963
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MEDIAN: $69,858
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$55,000 - $104,963  
   
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$1,957 - $15,456  
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$55,369 - $115,986  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 29

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About Birmingham, Alabama

Jefferson County, Alabama
214,911
Male:
102,122 (47.5%)
Female:
112,789 (52.5%)
Birmingham (/ˈbɜːrmɪŋhæm/ BUR-ming-ham) is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Alabama and the county seat of Jefferson County. The city's population was 212,237 in the 2010 United States Census. The Birmingham-Hoover Metropolitan Statistical Area had a population of about 1,128,047 according to the 2010 Census, which is approximately one quarter of Alabama's population. Birmingham was founded in 1871, during the post-Civil War Reconstruction period, through the merger of three pre-existing farm towns, notably, former Elyton. It grew from there, annexing many more of its smaller neighbors, into an industrial and railroad transportation center with a focus on mining, the iron and steel industry, and railroading. Birmingham was named for Birmingham, England, one of the UK's major industrial cities. Most of the original settlers who founded Birmingham were of English ancestry. In one writer's view, the city was planned as a place where cheap, non-unionized, and African-American labor...
Birmingham:
$32,378
Alabama:
$44,765
$743
Birmingham:
$93,000
Alabama:
$134,100
6.2%

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Key Stats for Electrical Engineer

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Electrical Engineer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 40%

Late-Career
up arrow 39%

National Average
$74,000


Skills That Affect Electrical Engineer Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 24%

Engineering Design
up arrow 10%

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

National Average
$74,000

AutoCAD
up arrow 7%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 9%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 12%

Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 12%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 12%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 90%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
dental benefits
None: 5%
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