Average Electrical Engineer with Computer Aided Design (CAD) Skills Salary in San Jose, California

$96,958
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$7,000
Bonus
$20,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Electrical Engineer with Computer Aided Design (CAD) skills in San Jose, California is $96,958.
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$64k
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$97k
90%
$128k
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Salary
$64k - $128k
Bonus
$4k - $12k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $20k
Total Pay
$52k - $149k

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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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Popular Skills for Electrical Engineer

Skills in Engineering Design, Microsoft Office and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include C Programming Language and Matlab.

Pay by Experience Level for Electrical Engineer

An entry-level Electrical Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $72,497 based on 6 salaries. An early career Electrical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $92,500 based on 8 salaries. A mid-career Electrical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $100,000 based on 7 salaries.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Boston, Massachusetts (25.4% less), New York, New York (24.3% less) and Houston, Texas (21.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 21 survey responses.
Entry Level
28.6%
Early Career
38.1%
Mid Career
33.3%