The average salary for a Senior Electrical Engineer is C$99,914.
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Job Description for Senior Electrical Engineer
Senior electrical engineers design, develop, implement, and test new electrical equipment and machinery, such as electric cars and electrical appliances. They may also be involved in customizing existing equipment or machinery. They can be found in a range of industries and businesses, such as manufacturing, power generation, and building maintenance. Senior electrical engineers may prepare detailed drawings and system specifications. They coordinate design with other systems, such as control…Read more
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Popular Skills for Senior Electrical Engineer
Skills in Engineering Design, Project Management, Microsoft Office and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Autodesk AutoCAD.
Pay by Experience Level for Senior Electrical Engineer
An early career Senior Electrical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$77,192 based on 15 salaries. A mid-career Senior Electrical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$95,625 based on 61 salaries. An experienced Senior Electrical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$99,747 based on 107 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$112,755.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Senior Electrical Engineer in their job title in Edmonton, Alberta earn an average of 21.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Calgary, Alberta (10.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Mississauga, Ontario (12.5% less), Winnipeg, Manitoba (4.9% less) and Vancouver, British Columbia (1.8% less).
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