The average salary for an Electrical Engineer with AutoCAD skills is AU$79,096 per year.

Job Description for Electrical Engineer

Electrical engineers are responsible for implementing and designing components for any device that uses electricity, as well as the devices themselves. Engineers have to focus on the generation of power to the device or product. These devices can include anything that runs on electricity. Electrical engineers also focus on researching, creating, and improving products and devices.

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Electrical Engineer Tasks

  • Design, maintain, implement, and improve electrical instruments and equipment.
  • Supervise and train project staff as needed.
  • Inspect completed projects to ensure conformance with design standards.
  • Apply principles of electrical theory to engineering projects.

Electrical Engineer Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Electrical Engineer

Pay by Experience for an Electrical Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Electrical Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$75,000 based on 7 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An 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 AU$81,000 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Electrical Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$99,000 based on 21 salaries. An 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 AU$123,000 based on 13 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$79,285

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Key Stats for Electrical Engineer

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
56%

Experience Affects Electrical Engineer Salaries

▲56%

▲25%

▲2%

National Average
AU$79,000

▼6%

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
56%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 29%
vision benefits
Vision: 14%
no benefits
None: 43%