The average salary for a Senior Electrical Engineer in Washington, District of Columbia is $110,874 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$86,047 - $168,512
$86K
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$170K
MEDIAN: $110,874
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$86,047 - $168,512  
   
Bonus
$8,010  
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$85,423 - $171,140  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 26

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About Washington, District of Columbia

District of Columbia, District of Columbia
672,228
Male:
319,705 (47.6%)
Female:
352,523 (52.4%)
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as "Washington", "the District", or simply "D.C.", is the capital of the United States. The signing of the Residence Act on July 16, 1790, approved the creation of a capital district located along the Potomac River on the country's East Coast. The U.S. Constitution provided for a federal district under the exclusive jurisdiction of the Congress and the District is therefore not a part of any state. The states of Maryland and Virginia each donated land to form the federal district, which included the pre-existing settlements of Georgetown and Alexandria. Named in honor of President George Washington, the City of Washington was founded in 1791 to serve as the new national capital. In 1846, Congress returned the land originally ceded by Virginia; in 1871, it created a single municipal government for the remaining portion of the District. Washington had an estimated...
Washington:
$75,628
District of Columbia:
$75,628
$1,417
Washington:
$551,300
District of Columbia:
$551,300
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Key Stats for Senior Electrical Engineer

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
035
1-4 years
4%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
36%
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Experience Affects Senior Electrical Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 8%

Experienced
up arrow 6%

National Average
$114,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 12%

Skills That Affect Senior Electrical Engineer Salaries

Microsoft Word
up arrow 5%

National Average
$114,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Engineering Design
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%

Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
4%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
36%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 76%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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