Experienced Senior Electrical Engineer Salary

Generous salaries abound for Experienced Senior Electrical Engineers , with average pay above six figures ($102K) per year. Total cash compensation to Experienced Senior Electrical Engineers approaches anywhere from $84K on the lower end to $138K on the higher end; in exceptional cases, this can include more than $16K from bonuses and upwards of $12K from profit sharing. Residence is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by the specific employer. The majority of Experienced Senior Electrical Engineers claim high levels of job satisfaction. Nearly all enjoy medical while most get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a strong majority. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$82,755 - $130,692
$83K
$100K
$130K
MEDIAN: $102,432
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$35.85 - $71.09
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MEDIAN: $47.96
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$0$137K
Salary $82,755 - $130,692
Bonus $998 - $15,647
Profit Sharing $1,001 - $12,365
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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$84,219 - $137,552
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 872
Hourly Data $0$76
Hourly Rate $35.85 - $71.09
Overtime $35.23 - $76.40
Annual Data $0$137K
Bonus $998 - $15,647
Profit Sharing $1,001 - $12,365
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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$84,219 - $137,552
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 53

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Lockheed Martin Corp, International Business Machines (IBM) Corp., Raytheon Missile Systems, General Electric Co (GE), and Raytheon Co. are leaders in the field that employ a large number of Experienced Senior Electrical Engineers. General Electric Co (GE) offers the largest salaries in town — $130K on average.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $105,940

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

With a pay rate for Experienced Senior Electrical Engineers that is 24 percent greater than the national average, San Francisco offers a comfortable salary for those in this profession. Experienced Senior Electrical Engineers can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like San Jose (+23 percent), Houston (+21 percent), Irvine (+17 percent), and Denver (+12 percent). The smallest paychecks in the market, 14 percent south of the national average, can be found in Milwaukee. Below-median salaries also turn up in Pittsburgh and Chicago (5 percent lower and 1 percent lower, respectively).

Key Stats for Senior Electrical Engineer

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 109 votes.
10-19 years
86%
20 years or more
14%
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Skills That Affect Senior Electrical Engineer Salaries

Matlab
▲4%



National Average
$106,000


Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
▼2%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼2%

Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
▼2%

autodesk autocad
▼3%

C++
▼3%

C programming Language
▼3%

C
▼4%


Microsoft Word
▼5%

Microsoft Excel
▼6%

AutoCAD
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 109 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 74%
no benefits
None: 6%
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