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Mid-Career Electrical Engineer Salary (United States)

Mid-Career Electrical Engineers ordinarily take home approximately $74K per year. Cash earnings for Mid-Career Electrical Engineers — which occasionally include more than $10K from bonuses and more than $9K from profit sharing — stretch from around $58K to approximately $101K. Residence and the company each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Medical benefits are awarded to the vast majority, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.
Mid-Career Electrical Engineer Salary (?
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$57,573 - $97,605
(Median)
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74K
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MEDIAN: $74,469
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Mid-Career Electrical Engineer Salary (?
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$19.93 - $45.91
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MEDIAN: $31.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$57,573 - $97,605  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,998  
Profit Sharing
$858 - $8,819  
Commission
$0.00 - $2,948  
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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$57,992 - $100,734  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 3,973
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$19.93 - $45.91  
   
Overtime
$26.72 - $54.84  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,998  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $2,948  
Profit Sharing
$858 - $8,819  
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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$57,992 - $100,734  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 313
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Popular Employer Salaries for Mid-Career Electrical Engineer

Mid-Career Electrical Engineers flock to Northrop Grumman Corporation, The Boeing Company, Lockheed Martin Corp, L-3 Communications, and Black and Veatch, highly regarded companies that employ a generous number of people in this profession. Mid-Career Electrical Engineers flock to URS Corporation Inc. for generous paychecks, where average earnings of $84K lead the pack in compensation. Mid-Career Electrical Engineers will also find cushy salaries at The Boeing Company (+$82K), Lockheed Martin Corp (+$82K, $81K), and Northrop Grumman Corporation (+$81K).
Others at the bottom of the scale for this job include Black and Veatch at $79K, L-3 Communications at $79K, and Northrop Grumman Corporation, where $81K is the norm.

Pay Difference By Location

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$76,000
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For Mid-Career Electrical Engineers, Boston provides a pay rate that is 12 percent greater than the national average. Mid-Career Electrical Engineers will also find cushy salaries in Houston (+9 percent), San Diego (+8 percent), Seattle (+8 percent), and Philadelphia (+7 percent). Falling short of the national average by 6 percent, the area with the worst salaries is Columbus.
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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Electrical Engineer Salaries

Matlab
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Project Management
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Engineering Design
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Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
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Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
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$76,000
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Computer Aided Design (CAD)
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Microsoft Office
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Microsoft Excel
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Microsoft Word
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Windows Operating System General Use
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Autodesk Revit MEP
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Visual Basic (VB)
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Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 1136 votes.

Gender

Female
9%
female alumni
 
Male
91%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 81%
vision benefits Vision: 66% employee benefits None: 6%