Senior Electrical Engineer in San Jose Salary

The average pay for a Senior Electrical Engineer in San Jose, California is $118,209 per year. A skill in Board Design / Debug is associated with high pay for this job.

$90,388 - $150,962
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MEDIAN: $117,634
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Salary $90,388 - $150,962
Bonus $2,936 - $20,520
Profit Sharing $7,000
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$90,603 - $163,554
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 42

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About San Jose, California

Santa Clara County, California
1,026,919
Male:
518,317 (50.5%)
Female:
508,602 (49.5%)
San Jose (/ˌsæn hoʊˈzeɪ/; Spanish for Saint Joseph), originally Pueblo de San José de Guadalupe and officially the City of San José, is the third-largest city by population in California, the tenth-largest by population in the United States, and the county seat of Santa Clara County. San Jose is the largest city within the Bay Area and the largest city in Northern California. Before the arrival of the Spanish, the area around San Jose was inhabited by the Ohlone people. San Jose was founded on November 29, 1777, as San José de Guadalupe, the first civilian town in the Spanish colony of Alta California. The city served as a farming community to support Spanish military installations at San Francisco and Monterey. When California gained statehood in 1850, San Jose became the capital. After more than 150 years as a small farming community, the San Jose area in the mid-20th century contained some of...
San Jose:
$91,451
California:
$64,500
$1,757
San Jose:
$717,100
California:
$449,100
4.1%

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Electrical Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Senior Electrical Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Electrical Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $109,000 based on 19 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Electrical Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $123,000 based on 23 salaries. An experienced Senior Electrical Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $130,000 based on 15 salaries. A Senior Electrical Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $149,000 based on 10 salaries.

Key Stats for Senior Electrical Engineer

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
1-4 years
12%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
23%
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Experience Affects Senior Electrical Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲19%

Experienced
▲4%

National Average
$125,000

Mid-Career
▼2%

Entry-Level
▼13%

Skills That Affect Senior Electrical Engineer Salaries

Board Design / Debug
▲24%

Engineering Design
▲8%

National Average
$125,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
12%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 78%
no benefits
None: 3%
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