A Late-Career Electrical Designer earns an average wage of C$43.00 per hour. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Engineering Design, Microstation, and AutoCAD.

C$53,327 - C$154,500
C$53K
C$71K
C$150K
MEDIAN: C$71,476
10%
50%
90%
C$32.75 - C$92.43
C$33
C$50
C$92
MEDIAN: C$50.03
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$176K
Salary C$53,327 - C$154,500
Bonus C$1,500
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$59,195 - C$176,800
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 15
Hourly Data C$0C$92
Hourly Rate C$32.75 - C$92.43
Overtime C$49.05
Annual Data C$0C$176K
Bonus C$1,500
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$59,195 - C$176,800
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 24

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.

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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 Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$87,912

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

Key Stats for Electrical Designer

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
20 years or more
100%

Skills That Affect Electrical Designer Salaries


▲42%

▲15%

autodesk autocad
▲1%

National Average
C$88,000

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 65%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
vision benefits
Vision: 45%
no benefits
None: 35%