$80K
Avg. Salary
Popular Benefits
  • 401(k)
  • Paid Holidays / Vacation
  • Company Pension Plan
  • Life Insurance / Disability
Average Xcel Energy, Inc. Salary
$80K
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Xcel Energy, Inc. Median Salary by Job

MinMax

$74,042
$55K$102K

$72,713
$55K$111K

$85,106
$62K$119K

United States (change)

$52,674
$40K$69K

$100,276
$75K$134K

$75,682
$54K$104K

$78,821
$49K$127K

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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 202
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Jobs

Operations Managers are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing about $108K annually on average; Senior Electrical Engineers are next on the list, bringing in close to $101K, followed by Project Managers earning around $87K and Nuclear Engineers making approximately $84K. Accounting Analysts at Xcel Energy, Inc. do not see much in the way of financial compensation and represent one of the lower-paid positions ($54K on average) at the company.

Years of Experience

Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average salaries of $77K per year. The greater proportion of employees (32 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of about $65K annually.

Locations

When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($102K per year) can be spotted in Red Wing, Minn.; Welch, Minn. ($91K), the company's headquarter city of Minneapolis, Minn. ($79K), and St. Paul, Minn. (approximately $79K) are the next top-paying cities. Denver, Colo. is one of the lowest-paid cities, with earnings averaging around $72K. The highest pay by state can be found in Minnesota, where salaries average out at about $82K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Project Management Certificate Holders receive bigger paychecks ($104K per year) than those without credentials. Becoming a Professional Engineer License Holder can certainly pay off here; those folks make $102K on average. Employees who have a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering (BSEE) make the most here, hauling in $97K annually.

Skills

The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Operations Management; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of approximately $100K per year. Project Management is a popular skill in the Xcel Energy, Inc. workforce; just under a fourth of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Microsoft Excel, Data Analysis, and Engineering Design round out the set of key employee skills.

Benefits and Perks

Workers wishing to put aside retirement money are in luck; Xcel Energy, Inc. sponsors various plans such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. A large number of workers have health insurance, and benefits for a strong majority of employees also include dental insurance. Privileges also include life insurance, a subsidized cell phone, tuition reimbursement, and a casual working environment.

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72%
Male
28%
Female
77%
Male
23%
Female
42%
Male
58%
Female
86%
Male
14%
Female

Key Stats for Xcel Energy, Inc.

Gender

Female
28 %
Male
72 %
Salary
$41,217 - $88,592
Salary
$60,278 - $96,036

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 81 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
18%

About This Company

800 NICOLLET MALL
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55402

1909

Electric and Other Services Combined

10,917

Xcel Energy

Xcel Energy, Inc. pays its employees an average of $80,027 a year. Salaries at Xcel Energy, Inc. range from an average of $54,600 to $116,818 a year. Xcel Energy, Inc. employees with the job title Assistant General Counsel make the most with an average annual salary of $164,370, while employees with the title Customer Service Representative (CSR) make the least with an average annual salary of $30,248.

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