Average Entry-Level Electrical Engineer Salary in Newport News, Virginia

$61,112
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Electrical Engineer in Newport News, Virginia is $61,112.
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$58k
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$61k
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$79k
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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 $64,265 based on 20 salaries. A mid-career Electrical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $70,503 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Electrical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $87,921 based on 10 salaries.
Employees with Electrical Engineer in their job title in Boston, Massachusetts earn an average of 15.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Tucson, Arizona (14.1% more) and San Diego, California (14.0% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 43 survey responses.
Early Career
46.5%
Mid Career
30.2%
Experienced
23.3%