Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Experience is important when determining pay for Houston Electrical Engineers. After five to 10 years, the typical starting salary of $69K climbs to $83K. Salary comes to $100K after 10 to 20 years. Those with 20 years of experience under their belt earn around $100K, finally climbing well into the six-figure pool. Experienced employees who have 10-20 years of experience make up 12 percent of the workforce; inexperienced individuals who have been working for less than one year comprise 11 percent, and senior people with more than 20 years under their belt fill out the remaining less than 10. Between one and nine years of experience is the norm for people in this field—a majority of those surveyed fit this bill.