The average salary for an Electrical Designer is AED 115,919 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Experience strongly influences pay for this job.

AED 18,113 - AED 540,000
AED 120K
AED 540K
MEDIAN: AED 115,919
Salary AED 18,113 - AED 540,000
Bonus AED 1,500
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AED 19,500 - AED 536,378
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 29

Job Description for Electrical Designer

Electrical designers are in charge of creating electrical schematics, layouts, and other grid plans for their organization. They must develop effective, safe electrical diagrams, provide assistance in the installation of equipment and systems, and perform design computations using their engineering skills. Additionally, electrical designers prepare drawing packages that support building code specifications, participate in staff meeting to oversee planning methods, and review project needs to adapt their performance accordingly. Keeping design documentation and using company resources efficiently are essential in this role, as is following strict safety requirements to avoid electrical accidents. Other tasks performed by electrical designers include performing calculations based on sketches to present proposals, coordinating the implementation of design criteria by using engineering techniques and industrial tools, and translating design requirements into specific configurations.


Electrical Designer Tasks

  • Retrieve and review all customer specification documents, vendor quotes, drawings and diagrams for creating electrical designs for customer.
  • Revise drawings and designs based on change orders and customer requests.
  • Perform calculations in preparation for designing products.
  • Confer with engineers and design staff to interpret design concepts.
  • Review all applicable documentation and company procedural manuals to determine critical attributes of design.

Electrical Designer Pay By Employer



Sargent & Lundy
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CH2M Hill
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Electrical Designer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AED 112,858

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Electrical Designer

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Experience Affects Electrical Designer Salaries


National Average
AED 113,000



Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 5%
vision benefits
no benefits
None: 10%