The average pay for an Experienced Senior Electrical Engineer is $95,266 per year.
Experienced Senior Electrical Engineer Total Pay (?
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$73,824 - $124,380
(Median)
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110K
120K
MEDIAN: $95,266
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Experienced Senior Electrical Engineer Total Pay (?
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$34.80 - $70.90
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MEDIAN: $46.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$73,824 - $124,380  
   
Bonus
$10.36 - $14,739  
Profit Sharing
$1,005 - $9,891  
Commission
$0.00 - $11,836  
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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$75,575 - $131,752  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,192
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$34.80 - $70.90  
   
Overtime
$27.88 - $73.54  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$10.36 - $14,739  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $11,836  
Profit Sharing
$1,005 - $9,891  
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).
)
$75,575 - $131,752  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,192
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Pay Difference By Location
San Jose
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Washington
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San Diego
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Denver
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Phoenix
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Boston
up arrow 4%
Minneapolis
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Tucson
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Dallas
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National Average
$99,000
Atlanta
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Chicago
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Pittsburgh
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Milwaukee
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Skills That Affect Experienced Senior Electrical Engineer Salaries

C++
up arrow 10%
Board Design / Debug
up arrow 6%
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
up arrow 6%
Matlab
up arrow 5%
C
up arrow 2%
Engineering Design
0%
National Average
$99,000
Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
up arrow 1%
Project Management
up arrow 2%
Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%
Microsoft Word
up arrow 3%
Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 3%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 4%
Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 5%
AutoCAD
up arrow 8%
Job Satisfaction
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Gender
Female
5%
female alumni
 
Male
95%
male alumni
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 93% dental benefits Dental: 84%
vision benefits Vision: 67% employee benefits None: 6%
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