The average pay for an Electrical Engineer in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is $72,841 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Windows Operating System General Use, Autodesk Revit MEP, and Project Management. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$53,309 - $102,970
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MEDIAN: $72,841
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$11.07 - $59.60
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Salary
$53,309 - $102,970  
   
Bonus
$1,495 - $10,137  
Profit Sharing
$1,500  
Total Pay (?
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$51,608 - $112,148  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 96
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$0$28$56$84
Hourly Rate
$11.07 - $59.60  
   
Overtime
$22.20 - $81.87  
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$1,495 - $10,137  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,500  
Total Pay (?
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$51,608 - $112,148  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 10

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About Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania
1,567,442
Male:
741,270 (47.3%)
Female:
826,172 (52.7%)
Philadelphia (/ˌfɪləˈdɛlfiə/) is the largest city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the fifth-most populous in the United States, with an estimated population in 2014 of 1,560,297. In the Northeastern United States, at the confluence of the Delaware and Schuylkill rivers, Philadelphia is the economic and cultural anchor of the Delaware Valley, a metropolitan area home to 7.2 million people and the eighth-largest combined statistical area in the United States. In 1682, William Penn founded the city to serve as capital of the Pennsylvania Colony. Philadelphia played an instrumental role in the American Revolution as a meeting place for the Founding Fathers of the United States, who signed the Declaration of Independence in 1776 and the Constitution in 1787. Philadelphia was one of the nation's capitals in the Revolutionary War, and served as temporary U.S. capital while Washington, D.C., was under construction. In the 19th century, Philadelphia became a major industrial center...
Philadelphia:
$41,233
Pennsylvania:
$55,702
$952
Philadelphia:
$150,700
Pennsylvania:
$170,600
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Pay by Experience Level for Electrical Engineer

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

Key Stats for Electrical Engineer

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Electrical Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 57%

Experienced
up arrow 44%


National Average
$75,000


Skills That Affect Electrical Engineer Salaries

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 19%

Autodesk Revit MEP
up arrow 17%

Project Management
up arrow 11%

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
up arrow 10%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 7%


Microsoft Excel
up arrow 5%

AutoCAD
up arrow 1%

National Average
$75,000

Engineering Design
up arrow 2%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 5%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 6%

C
up arrow 7%

C++ Programming Language
up arrow 9%

Matlab
up arrow 11%

C++
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 96%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 75%
dental benefits
None: 4%
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