The average salary for an Electrical Engineer is Rs 368,183.
MEDIAN Rs 368,183
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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. Due to the nature of the engineer's job, they often work in teams to solve the complex issues they are dealing wi…Read more
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.
Popular Employer Salaries for Electrical Engineer
The top respondents for the job title Electrical Engineer are from the companies Siemens Ltd, ABB India and General Electric Co (GE). Reported salaries are highest at General Electric Co (GE) where the average pay is Rs 1,100,000. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Siemens Ltd and Tata Power Company, earning around Rs 669,318 and Rs 640,000, respectively. Torrent Power pays the lowest at around Rs 334,823. The Linde Group and ABB India also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying Rs 510,677 and Rs 622,000, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Electrical Engineer
Skills in Engineering Design and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel and Maintenance.
Pay by Experience Level for Electrical Engineer
An entry-level Electrical Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of Rs 293,388 based on 745 salaries. An early career Electrical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 306,879 based on 1,501 salaries. A mid-career Electrical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 505,158 based on 791 salaries. An experienced Electrical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 702,560 based on 302 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of Rs 1,163,496.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Electrical Engineer in their job title in New Delhi, Delhi earn an average of 19.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Bangalore, Karnataka (19.0% more) and Chennai, Tamil Nadu (9.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (9.0% less) and Kolkata, West Bengal (6.0% less).
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