The average salary for an Electrical Design Engineer is C$61,977 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career. A skill in Project Management is associated with high pay for this job.

C$45,298 - C$90,353
C$45K
C$64K
C$90K
MEDIAN: C$63,715
10%
50%
90%
C$17.22 - C$44.97
C$17
C$27
C$45
MEDIAN: C$26.98
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$93K
Salary C$45,298 - C$90,353
Bonus C$0.00 - C$9,933
Profit Sharing C$405 - C$9,863
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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C$42,075 - C$93,844
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 103
Hourly Data C$0C$74
Hourly Rate C$17.22 - C$44.97
Overtime C$20.43 - C$74.38
Annual Data C$0C$93K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$9,933
Profit Sharing C$405 - C$9,863
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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C$42,075 - C$93,844
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 31

Job Description for Electrical Design Engineer

The electrical design engineer creates new design projects, as well as analyzes and improves on existing design from an engineering perspective. This position is found in a variety of industries; several that include high demand for electrical design engineers include the semiconductor industry and electronics manufacturers. In the semiconductor industry, the electrical design engineer seeks to improve upon the design of current semiconductor technology, developing new ways to create higher efficiency and capacity wafers. In the electronics manufacturing industry, the electrical design engineer works to develop a new product that takes advantage of electromagnetic principles; they also may seek to improve upon the design of common household devices such as televisions, radios, stereos, and home computing devices.

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Electrical Design Engineer Tasks

  • Designs, maintains, implements, and improves electrical instruments and equipment.
  • Inspects completed projects to ensure conformance with design and safety standards.
  • Supervises and trains project staff as needed.
  • Applies principles of electrical theory to engineering projects.

Common Career Paths for Electrical Design Engineer


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Popular Skills for Electrical Design Engineer

Pay by Experience Level for Electrical Design Engineer

Pay by Experience for an Electrical Design Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Electrical Design Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$61,000 based on 58 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Electrical Design Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$73,000 based on 19 salaries. An experienced Electrical Design Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$73,000 based on 7 salaries. An Electrical Design Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$95,000 based on 6 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$64,564

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Key Stats for Electrical Design Engineer

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects Electrical Design Engineer Salaries

▲47%

▲14%

▲13%

National Average
C$65,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Electrical Design Engineer Salaries





▼0%

National Average
C$65,000


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▼7%

▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
no benefits
None: 14%