Entry-Level Senior Electrical Engineer Salary (United States)

The average pay for an Entry-Level Senior Electrical Engineer is $80,511 per year.
Entry-Level Senior Electrical Engineer Total Pay (?
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$65,304 - $106,085
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $80,510
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Entry-Level Senior Electrical Engineer Total Pay (?
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$30.38 - $57.81
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $37.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$65,304 - $106,085  
   
Bonus
$988 - $12,054  
Profit Sharing
$996 - $9,967  
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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$66,894 - $111,623  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 598
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$30.38 - $57.81  
   
Overtime
$29.23 - $50.37  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$988 - $12,054  
   
Profit Sharing
$996 - $9,967  
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).
)
$66,894 - $111,623  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 598
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$84,000
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If you have an infatuation to know how things work, you are creative in your life, and you are detailed at keeping such information in your memory, you may have a passion for engineering.

Skills That Affect Entry-Level Senior Electrical Engineer Salaries

C++
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Matlab
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AutoCAD
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VHDL
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C
0%
National Average
$84,000
Engineering Design
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Project Management
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Microsoft Excel
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Board Design / Debug
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Microsoft Office
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Microsoft Word
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Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 10%
Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
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Gender

Female
9%
female alumni
 
Male
91%
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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