Mid-Career Senior Electrical Engineer Salary (United States)

A Mid-Career Senior Electrical Engineer earns an average salary of $87,398 per year.
Mid-Career Senior Electrical Engineer Salary (?
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$69,862 - $110,169
(Median)
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87K
98K
110K
MEDIAN: $87,397
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Mid-Career Senior Electrical Engineer Salary (?
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$32.06 - $54.43
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $41.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$69,862 - $110,169  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,184  
Profit Sharing
$974 - $10,291  
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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$71,687 - $115,595  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,578
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$32.06 - $54.43  
   
Overtime
$32.79 - $62.81  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,184  
   
Profit Sharing
$974 - $10,291  
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).
)
$71,687 - $115,595  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 71
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Pay Difference By Location

San Jose
up arrow 26%
Santa Clara
up arrow 23%
Portland
up arrow 22%
New York
up arrow 14%
Boston
up arrow 10%
San Diego
up arrow 9%
Baltimore
up arrow 5%
Atlanta
up arrow 3%
Los Angeles
up arrow 2%
Denver
up arrow 2%
Tucson
up arrow 2%
Houston
up arrow 1%
National Average
$90,000
Dallas
up arrow 1%
Chicago
up arrow 1%
Pittsburgh
up arrow 18%
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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Senior Electrical Engineer Salaries

Board Design / Debug
up arrow 4%
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
up arrow 3%
C++
up arrow 1%
Matlab
0%
National Average
$90,000
Engineering Design
up arrow 1%
C
up arrow 1%
AutoCAD
up arrow 1%
Project Management
up arrow 2%
Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 2%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%
Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%
Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 3%
Microsoft Word
up arrow 4%
Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 5%
Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
6%
female alumni
 
Male
94%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 95% dental benefits Dental: 86%
vision benefits Vision: 73% employee benefits None: 4%
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