$66,111
Avg. Salary

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

$2,021

Profit Sharing

$2,500

Commission

$10,000

The average salary for an Electrical Design Engineer with Autodesk AutoCAD Electrical skills is $65,840 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down significantly for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$48,962 - $86,483
$49K
$66K
$86K
MEDIAN: $66,111
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50%
90%

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$19.98 - $45.63
$20
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$46
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$0$93K
Salary $48,962 - $86,483
Bonus $491 - $9,795
Profit Sharing $250 - $5,938
Commission $10,000
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$48,789 - $93,133
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 296
Hourly Data $0$60
Hourly Rate $19.98 - $45.63
Hourly Tips $0.60
Overtime $26.60 - $60.88
Annual Data $0$93K
Bonus $491 - $9,795
Commission $10,000
Profit Sharing $250 - $5,938
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$48,789 - $93,133
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 72

Job Description for Electrical Design Engineer

The electrical design engineer creates new design projects, as well as analyzes and improves on existing design from an engineering perspective. This position is found in a variety of industries; several that include high demand for electrical design engineers include the semiconductor industry and electronics manufacturers. In the semiconductor industry, the electrical design engineer seeks to improve upon the design of current semiconductor technology, developing new ways to create higher efficiency and capacity wafers. In the electronics manufacturing industry, the electrical design engineer works to develop a new product that takes advantage of electromagnetic principles; they also may seek to improve upon the design of common household devices such as televisions, radios, stereos, and home computing devices.

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Electrical Design Engineer Tasks

  • Designs, maintains, implements, and improves electrical instruments and equipment.
  • Inspects completed projects to ensure conformance with design and safety standards.
  • Supervises and trains project staff as needed.
  • Applies principles of electrical theory to engineering projects.

Electrical Design Engineer Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Electrical Design Engineer

Pay by Experience for an Electrical Design Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Electrical Design Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $62,000 based on 120 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Electrical Design Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $77,000 based on 48 salaries. An experienced Electrical Design Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $95,000 based on 25 salaries. An Electrical Design Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $70,000 based on 17 salaries.

Key Stats for Electrical Design Engineer

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 76 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Electrical Design Engineer Salaries

Experienced
▲41%

Mid-Career
▲15%

Late-Career
▲4%

National Average
$67,000

Entry-Level
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 76 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
no benefits
None: 13%