The average salary for an Applications Engineer, Electrical is $82,703.
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Job Description for Applications Engineer, Electrical
Electrical applications engineers are in charge of engineering-related aspects of the application and automation of electrical systems for their organization. They are responsible for creating applications for electrical projects, working with automation tools to develop effective electrical solutions that are scalable, and following strict safety regulations when installing and deploying electrical applications. They actively participate in the electrical design and building of power systems, a…Read more
Applications Engineer, Electrical Tasks
- Troubleshoot and resolve customer queries and problems.
- Translate requirements and specifications into features and processes, and vice versa.
- Create technical documentation and training materials.
- Oversee installation, upgrades, setup, and configuration.
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Popular Employer Salaries for Applications Engineer, Electrical
The top respondents for the job title Applications Engineer, Electrical are from the companies Northrop Grumman Corporation, Denso International America, Inc. and Schneider Electric Ltd. Reported salaries are highest at Northrop Grumman Corporation where the average pay is $81,766. Denso International America, Inc. pays the lowest at around $59,850.
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Popular Skills for Applications Engineer, Electrical
Skills in Engineering Design, Project Management and Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Matlab and Electronic Troubleshooting.
Pay by Experience Level for Applications Engineer, Electrical
An entry-level Applications Engineer, Electrical with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $67,702 based on 19 salaries. An early career Applications Engineer, Electrical with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $76,801 based on 54 salaries. A mid-career Applications Engineer, Electrical with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $86,291 based on 85 salaries. An experienced Applications Engineer, Electrical with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $92,420 based on 28 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $98,368.
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Employees with Applications Engineer, Electrical in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 26.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Diego, California (13.5% more) and Dallas, Texas (9.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Minneapolis, Minnesota (10.3% less), Raleigh, North Carolina (3.4% less) and Melbourne, Florida (0.4% less).
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