Average Electrical Engineer Salary

Average Electrical Engineer Salary

$76,416
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$59k
MEDIAN
$76k
90%
$113k

The average salary for an Electrical Engineer is $76,416

Base Salary
$59k - $113k
Bonus
$977 - $12k
Profit Sharing
$512 - $11k
Commission
$993 - $30k
Total Pay
$58k - $118k
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What Do Electrical Engineers Do?

Electrical Engineer Tasks
  • Design, maintain, implement, and improve electrical instruments and equipment.
  • Supervise and train project staff as needed.
  • Inspect completed projects to ensure conformance with design standards.
  • Apply principles of electrical theory to engineering projects.
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Job Satisfaction for Electrical Engineer

4 out of 5
(2,753)
Highly Satisfied
223Reviews
Based on 2,753 responses, the job of Electrical Engineer has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.95 out of 5. On average, Electrical Engineers are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Male
88.0%
Female
11.8%
Prefer to self-define
0.3%
This data is based on 8,713 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

89%

Dental

79%

Vision

70%

None

10%