Average Electrical Engineer Salary in Reston, Virginia

$83,624
Avg. Salary
$2,000
Bonus
$1,200
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The average salary for an Electrical Engineer in Reston, Virginia is $83,624.
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$62k
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$84k
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$99k
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MEDIAN $83,624
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Salary
$62k - $99k
Bonus
$1k - $5k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $1k
Total Pay
$63k - $118k

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Job Description for Electrical Engineer

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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Pay by Experience Level for Electrical Engineer

An early career Electrical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $87,568 based on 10 salaries. A mid-career Electrical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $81,538 based on 6 salaries.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (12.7% less), New York, New York (9.1% less) and Boston, Massachusetts (6.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 16 survey responses.
Early Career
62.5%
Mid Career
37.5%