The average pay for an Electrical Engineer in Charlotte, North Carolina is $71,071 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Project Management, Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation, Computer Aided Design (CAD), and Engineering Design.

$51,377 - $106,077
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$71K
$110K
MEDIAN: $71,071
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$11.07 - $111.50
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$110
MEDIAN: $28.18
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$51,377 - $106,077  
   
Bonus
$996 - $15,214  
Profit Sharing
$4,560  
Total Pay (?
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$51,775 - $115,993  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 92
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$60$120$180
Hourly Rate
$11.07 - $111.50  
   
Overtime
$29.36  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$120K$240K$360K
Bonus
$996 - $15,214  
   
Profit Sharing
$4,560  
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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$51,775 - $115,993  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 10

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About Charlotte, North Carolina

Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
827,121
Male:
396,646 (48.0%)
Female:
430,475 (52.0%)
Charlotte /ˈʃɑːrlət/ is the largest city in the state of North Carolina. It is the county seat of Mecklenburg County and the second largest city in the southeastern United States, just behind Jacksonville, Florida. Charlotte is the third fastest growing major city in the United States. In 2014, the estimated population of Charlotte according to the U.S. Census Bureau was 809,958, making it the 17th largest city in the United States based on population. The Charlotte metropolitan area ranks 22nd largest in the US and had a 2014 population of 2,380,314. The Charlotte metropolitan area is part of a sixteen-county market region or combined statistical area with a 2014 U.S. Census population estimate of 2,537,990. Residents of Charlotte are referred to as "Charlotteans." It is listed as a "gamma-plus" global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network. Charlotte is home to the corporate headquarters of Bank of America and the east...
Charlotte:
$53,919
North Carolina:
$47,830
$978
Charlotte:
$188,800
North Carolina:
$160,100
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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
10 %
Male
90 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
037
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Electrical Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 49%

Experienced
up arrow 24%


National Average
$73,000


Skills That Affect Electrical Engineer Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 18%

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
up arrow 17%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 13%


autodesk autocad
up arrow 8%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%

Labview
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 1%

Windows Operating System General Use
0%

National Average
$73,000

Matlab
up arrow 5%

AutoCAD
up arrow 7%

C programming Language
up arrow 8%

C++ Programming Language
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 87%
vision benefits
Vision: 82%
dental benefits
None: 6%
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