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Electronics Engineer Salary (United States)

An Electronics Engineer earns an average salary of $71,332 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Embedded / Real-Time / RTOS and Matlab.
Electronics Engineer Salary (?
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$47,297 - $102,653
(Median)
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71K
86K
100K
MEDIAN: $71,331
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Electronics Engineer Salary (?
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$12.21 - $39.08
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MEDIAN: $24.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$47,297 - $102,653  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,805  
Profit Sharing
$295.90 - $8,109  
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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$44,987 - $103,264  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 782
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$12.21 - $39.08  
   
Overtime
$21.45 - $50.31  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,805  
   
Profit Sharing
$295.90 - $8,109  
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).
)
$44,987 - $103,264  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 97
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Job Description for Electronics Engineer

From the toaster and radio to the cellular phone and GPS satellite, the use of electronics has permeated every facet of the developed world. The ongoing operation of the modern society requires that electronic devices be continually designed, redesigned, maintained and comprehended. Electrical engineering is a broad specialization of the engineering discipline that pertains to the various practical aspects of electronic systems. Degreed and certified electrical engineers are called upon to design a wide field of hardware and software, provide technical support, inspect electronic equipment for efficient operation and compliance with safety codes, and to prepare documentation regarding technical details of electronic equipment.
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Electronics Engineer Tasks
  • Inspects electronic equipment to ensure compliance with specification or safety codes.
  • Provides technical support or training to staff or customers regarding electronic equipment.
  • Designs electronic components, software, and other electronic products or systems.
  • Prepares documentation and other information for electronic equipment.

Common Career Paths for Electronics Engineer

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Pay by Experience Level for Electronics Engineer

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

Pay Difference By Location

Washington
up arrow 30%
Huntsville
up arrow 24%
up arrow 21%
San Jose
up arrow 15%
Atlanta
up arrow 4%
Dayton
up arrow 3%
Philadelphia
up arrow 1%
National Average
$71,000
Oklahoma City
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New York
up arrow 11%
Dallas
up arrow 12%
Salt Lake City
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Experience Affects Electronics Engineer Salaries

National Average
$71,000

Skills That Affect Electronics Engineer Salaries

Matlab
up arrow 15%
Embedded / Real-Time / RTOS
up arrow 15%
up arrow 10%
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
up arrow 9%
Project Management
up arrow 1%
C++
up arrow 1%
National Average
$71,000
Electronic Troubleshooting
up arrow 1%
C
up arrow 1%
Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 1%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%
Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
6%
female alumni
 
Male
94%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 87% dental benefits Dental: 70%
vision benefits Vision: 56% employee benefits None: 11%