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Electro Optical Engineer Salary

The average pay for an Electro Optical Engineer is $82,989 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$61,391 - $147,326
(Median)
$61K
$83K
$150K
MEDIAN: $82,988
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$61,391 - $147,326  
   
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$0.00 - $10,213  
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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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$61,829 - $148,731  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 54

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Job Description for Electro Optical Engineer

  • Improve manufacturability of optical products.
  • Optimize product cycle of new optical designs for market realignment.
  • Design, analyze, test, and implement optical systems.

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What is it like working as an Electro Optical Engineer?

Electro Optical Engineer in Sunnyvale:
"Workaholic Enabling."
Pros: The work is high impact and allows me reasonable latitude to pursue research angles.
Cons: The hours leave little room for other life activities.

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Experience Affects Electro Optical Engineer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 29%

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

National Average
$86,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 97% dental benefits Dental: 86%
vision benefits Vision: 69% employee benefits None: 2%