Electrical Engineer in Fairfax, Virginia Salary

An Electrical Engineer in Fairfax, Virginia earns an average salary of $81,890 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field.

$65,018 - $149,136
$65K
$82K
$150K
MEDIAN: $81,890
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$65,018 - $149,136  
   
Bonus
$1,200  
Profit Sharing
$12,000  
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$49,295 - $164,829  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 12
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About Fairfax, Virginia

Fairfax city, Virginia
23,507
Male:
11,638 (49.5%)
Female:
11,869 (50.5%)
Fairfax (/ˈfɛər.fæks/ FAIR-faks), colloquially Central Fairfax, Downtown Fairfax, Fairfax City, Historic Fairfax, or City of Fairfax, is an independent city in the Commonwealth of Virginia. As of the 2010 census the population was 22,565, which had risen to an estimated 24,013 as of 2015. The city of Fairfax is an enclave within Fairfax County. However, Fairfax County is a separate political entity. The city of Fairfax, and the area immediately surrounding the historical border of the city of Fairfax, also officially designated by Fairfax County as "Fairfax", comprise the county seat of Fairfax County. Situated in Northern Virginia, Fairfax is part of the Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area. The city is 17 miles (27 km) west of Washington, D.C. The Washington Metro's Orange Line serves Fairfax through its Vienna station. CUE Bus and Metrobus operate in Fairfax. George Mason University (GMU), Virginia's largest public institution, is located just outside...
Fairfax:
$100,584
Virginia:
$64,792
$1,671
Fairfax:
$462,800
Virginia:
$243,500
3.8%

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Key Stats for Electrical Engineer

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
15%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Electrical Engineer Salaries

▲8%

National Average
$80,000

Entry-Level
▼13%

Skills That Affect Electrical Engineer Salaries

AutoCAD
▲2%

Autodesk Revit MEP
▼0%

National Average
$80,000

Engineering Design
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 90%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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