Entry-Level Electrical Designer Salary

An Entry-Level Electrical Designer earns an average wage of $23.64 per hour.

$41,331 - $68,796
$41K
$54K
$69K
MEDIAN: $54,027
10%
50%
90%

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$16.34 - $31.67
$16
$24
$32
MEDIAN: $24.25
10%
50%
90%

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$0$71K
Salary $41,331 - $68,796
Bonus $0.00 - $4,020
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $5,918
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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$38,056 - $71,434
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 181
Hourly Data $0$46
Hourly Rate $16.34 - $31.67
Hourly Tips $0.00
Overtime $24.52 - $46.95
Annual Data $0$71K
Bonus $0.00 - $4,020
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $5,918
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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$38,056 - $71,434
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 214

Electrical Designer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $54,109

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Electrical Designer Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Electrical Designer in Amarillo:
"Technology Advancement."
When I started my drafting career at college, I had no idea the type of change that was going to happen within 10 years. One word of advice would be to take on the opportunity to learn about any technology change or enhancement that will make your job or your company's job(s) better. You can not sit idle, as someone else will learn it and get the edge.

Electrical Designer in Melbourne:
Stay educated and earn a degree.

Electrical Designer in Los Angeles:
"Great site."
Get smarter and better. Be strong.

Key Stats for Electrical Designer

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 86 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
77%
5-9 years
15%

Skills That Affect Electrical Designer Salaries

Engineering Design
▲6%

Microstation
▲6%


Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
▲3%

Microsoft Excel
▲2%

Autodesk AutoCAD MEP
▲1%


Microsoft Office
▼0%

AutoCAD MEP
▼0%

National Average
$54,000

AutoCAD
▼2%

Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
▼2%

Autodesk AutoCAD Electrical
▼3%

AutoCAD Electrical
▼6%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 86 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
no benefits
None: 11%