Average Electrical Engineer Salary

$415,129
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The average salary for an Electrical Engineer is $415,129.
25%
$28k
25%
$415k
50%
$550k
75%
75%
MEDIAN $415,129
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$28k - $550k
Total Pay
$1 - $844k

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Job Description for Electrical Engineer

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.

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Pay by Experience Level for Electrical Engineer

An early career Electrical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $398,739 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Electrical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $600,000 based on 4 salaries.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 9 survey responses.
Early Career
55.6%
Experienced
44.4%