The average pay for an Electrical Engineer in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania is $70,374 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career.

$58,251 - $97,740
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$58K
$70K
$98K
MEDIAN: $70,373
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MEDIAN: $31.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$58,251 - $97,740  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,757  
Profit Sharing
$1,500  
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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$55,117 - $98,044  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 107
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$31.57  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $47.04  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,757  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,500  
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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$55,117 - $98,044  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 9
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About Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
280,442
Male:
149,690 (49.2%)
Female:
154,695 (50.8%)
Pittsburgh (/ˈpɪtsbərɡ/ PITS-burg) is a city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the United States, and is the county seat of Allegheny County. The Combined Statistical Area (CSA) population of 2,659,937 is the largest in both the Ohio Valley and Appalachia, the second-largest in Pennsylvania after Philadelphia and the 20th-largest in the U.S. Located at the confluence of the Allegheny and Monongahela rivers, which form the Ohio River, Pittsburgh is known as both "the Steel City" for its more than 300 steel-related businesses, and as the "City of Bridges" for its 446 bridges. The city features 30 skyscrapers, two inclines, a pre-revolutionary fortification and the Point State Park at the confluence of the rivers. The city developed as a vital link of the Atlantic coast and Midwest. The mineral-rich Allegheny Mountains made the area coveted by the French and British empires, Virginia, Whiskey Rebels, and Civil War raiders. Aside from steel,...
Pittsburgh:
$41,293
Pennsylvania:
$55,702
$858
Pittsburgh:
$108,400
Pennsylvania:
$170,600
4.3%

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

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Experience Affects Electrical Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
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Experienced
up arrow 32%


National Average
$71,000


Skills That Affect Electrical Engineer Salaries

Labview
up arrow 10%

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
up arrow 8%

Project Management
up arrow 1%

Matlab
up arrow 1%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Word
0%

National Average
$71,000

Engineering Design
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

C programming Language
up arrow 2%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 6%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 7%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 8%

AutoCAD
up arrow 9%

C++
up arrow 14%

C
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
medical benefits
Vision: 79%
dental benefits
None: 6%
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