Entry-Level Electrical Engineer in San Jose, California Salary

An Entry-Level Electrical Engineer in San Jose, California earns an average salary of $81,817 per year.

$60,100 - $118,413
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MEDIAN: $81,817
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$60,100 - $118,413  
   
Bonus
$1,963 - $19,489  
Profit Sharing
$3,250  
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$57,629 - $126,809  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 65
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About San Jose, California

Santa Clara County, California
1,026,919
Male:
518,317 (50.5%)
Female:
508,602 (49.5%)
San Jose (/ˌsæn hoʊˈzeɪ/; Spanish for Saint Joseph), originally Pueblo de San José de Guadalupe and officially the City of San José, is the third-largest city by population in California, the tenth-largest by population in the United States, and the county seat of Santa Clara County. San Jose is the largest city within the Bay Area and the largest city in Northern California. Before the arrival of the Spanish, the area around San Jose was inhabited by the Ohlone people. San Jose was founded on November 29, 1777, as San José de Guadalupe, the first civilian town in the Spanish colony of Alta California. The city served as a farming community to support Spanish military installations at San Francisco and Monterey. When California gained statehood in 1850, San Jose became the capital. After more than 150 years as a small farming community, the San Jose area in the mid-20th century contained some of...
San Jose:
$91,451
California:
$64,500
$1,757
San Jose:
$717,100
California:
$449,100
4.1%

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Key Stats for Electrical Engineer

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
65%
5-9 years
19%
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Skills That Affect Electrical Engineer Salaries

C++ Programming Language
▲1%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
▼0%

National Average
$81,000

C programming Language
▼1%

C++
▼3%

Engineering Design
▼3%

Matlab
▼5%

Microsoft Office
▼7%

C
▼10%

Microsoft Excel
▼10%

Microsoft Word
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
dental benefits
None: 4%
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