An Electrical Engineer in Sunnyvale, California earns an average salary of $84,024 per year. Experience strongly influences income for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$63,998 - $130,893
(Median)
$64K
$84K
$130K
MEDIAN: $84,023
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$63,998 - $130,893  
   
Bonus
$-0.50 - $14,899  
Profit Sharing
$1,750  
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$60,000 - $133,131  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 28

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About Sunnyvale, California

Santa Clara County, California
151,760
Male:
79,480 (52.4%)
Female:
72,280 (47.6%)
Sunnyvale (/ˈsʌniveɪl/ or /ˈsʌnivəl/) is a city located in Santa Clara County, California. As of the 2010 United States Census, the population was 140,095. Sunnyvale is the seventh most populous city in the San Francisco Bay Area and one of the major cities comprising Silicon Valley. It is bordered by portions of San Jose to the north, Moffett Federal Airfield to the northwest, Mountain View to the west, Los Altos to the southwest, Cupertino to the south, and Santa Clara to the east. It lies along the historic El Camino Real and Highway 101. As part of California's high-tech area known as Silicon Valley, Sunnyvale is the headquarters location of companies including Juniper Networks, Fortinet, Advanced Micro Devices, NetApp, Spansion, Yahoo!, AppliedMicro, and Ariba. It is also home to several aerospace/defense companies: Lockheed Martin has a major facility in Sunnyvale, and Honeywell, Northrop Grumman Electronic Systems - Marine Systems (formerly Joshua Hendy...
Sunnyvale:
$112,217
California:
$64,500
$2,127
Sunnyvale:
$992,400
California:
$449,100
3.6%

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Experience Affects Electrical Engineer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 48%

Mid-Career
up arrow 15%

National Average
$84,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 7%

Skills That Affect Electrical Engineer Salaries

Engineering Design
up arrow 7%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 7%

Matlab
0%

National Average
$84,000

AutoCAD
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 96%
dental benefits
Dental: 96%
medical benefits
Vision: 71%
dental benefits
None:
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