Average Electrical & Instrument Engineer Salary

$87,500
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$5,034
Bonus
$4,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Electrical & Instrument Engineer is $87,500.
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$64k
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$87k
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$136k
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MEDIAN $87,500
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United States (change)
Salary
$64k - $136k
Bonus
$745 - $17k
Profit Sharing
$1k - $50k
Total Pay
$65k - $140k

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Popular Skills for Electrical & Instrument Engineer

Skills in Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Instrument Control, Microsoft Office, Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation and Engineering Design.

Pay by Experience Level for Electrical & Instrument Engineer

An entry-level Electrical & Instrument Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $67,796 based on 9 salaries. An early career Electrical & Instrument Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $79,825 based on 39 salaries. A mid-career Electrical & Instrument Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $83,734 based on 25 salaries. An experienced Electrical & Instrument Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $99,500 based on 23 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $114,686.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 121 survey responses.
Entry Level
7.4%
Early Career
32.2%
Mid Career
20.7%
Experienced
19.0%
Late Career
20.7%