Electrical Engineers in Milwaukee, Wis. can expect wages of $69K per year on average. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Electrical Engineers in Milwaukee. A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a majority. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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$69K
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MEDIAN: $68,943
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MEDIAN: $35.28
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$50,539 - $92,672  
   
Bonus
$-0.49 - $7,708  
Profit Sharing
$1,000  
Total Pay (?
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$50,341 - $95,749  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 75
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$35.28  
   
Overtime
$25.50  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$-0.49 - $7,708  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,000  
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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$50,341 - $95,749  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 5

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About Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Milwaukee County, Wisconsin
600,154
Male:
286,315 (47.7%)
Female:
313,839 (52.3%)
Milwaukee (/mɪlˈwɔːkiː/, /ˈmwɔːki/) is the largest city in the state of Wisconsin and the fifth-largest city in the Midwestern United States. The county seat of Milwaukee County, it is on Lake Michigan's western shore. According to the 2010 census, Milwaukee has a population of 594,833. Milwaukee is the main cultural and economic center of the Milwaukee–Racine–Waukesha Metropolitan Area with a population of 2,043,904 as of an official 2014 estimate. The first Europeans to pass through the area were French Catholic missionaries and fur traders. In 1818, the French Canadian explorer Solomon Juneau settled in the area, and in 1846 Juneau's town combined with two neighboring towns to incorporate as the City of Milwaukee. Large numbers of German immigrants helped increase the city's population during the 1840s, with Poles and other immigrants arriving in the following decades. Known for its brewing traditions, major new additions to the city include the Milwaukee Riverwalk, the...
Milwaukee:
$37,495
Wisconsin:
$55,638
$802
Milwaukee:
$114,000
Wisconsin:
$168,300
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Pay by Experience Level for Electrical Engineer

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


Milwaukee Electrical Engineers who reported more years of relevant experience also reported higher earnings. The median compensation for relatively untried workers is $62K; in the five-to-10 year group, it's higher at around $73K. After working for 10 to 20 years, Electrical Engineers in Milwaukee make a median salary of $92K. Veterans who have surpassed the 20-year mark may make only slightly more than those who are navigating the mid-career stage; the more senior group reports median earnings of around $94K.

Key Stats for Electrical Engineer

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
036
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
15%
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Experience Affects Electrical Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 34%

Experienced
up arrow 30%


National Average
$70,000


Skills That Affect Electrical Engineer Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 9%

Matlab
up arrow 6%

Microsoft Office
0%

Windows Operating System General Use
0%

National Average
$70,000

AutoCAD
up arrow 1%


autodesk autocad
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 5%

C programming Language
up arrow 10%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 15%

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
up arrow 16%

C
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None: 12%
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