Electrical Engineer in Albuquerque Salary

Average Electrical Engineers in Albuquerque, N.M. make around $79K per year. Though the majority of Albuquerque Electrical Engineers do not report high levels of job satisfaction, most are moderately content with their role. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and more than half earn dental coverage. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$56,313 - $126,351
$56K
$79K
$130K
MEDIAN: $79,067
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$0$128K
Salary $56,313 - $126,351
Bonus $102.13 - $19,574
Profit Sharing $4,913
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$56,188 - $128,610
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 41

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About Albuquerque, New Mexico

Bernalillo County, New Mexico
559,131
Male:
273,323 (48.9%)
Female:
285,808 (51.1%)
Albuquerque (/ˈælbəˌkɜːrki/ AL-bə-KURK-ee) is the most populous city in the U.S. state of New Mexico. The high-altitude city serves as the county seat of Bernalillo County, and it is situated in the central part of the state, straddling the Rio Grande. The city population is 557,169 as of the July 1, 2014 population estimate from the United States Census Bureau, and ranks as the 32nd-largest city in the U.S. The Albuquerque metropolitan statistical area (or MSA) has a population of 907,301 according to the United States Census Bureau's most recently available estimate for 2015. Albuquerque is the 60th-largest United States metropolitan area. The Albuquerque MSA population includes the city of Rio Rancho, Bernalillo, Placitas, Corrales, Los Lunas, Belen, Bosque Farms, and forms part of the larger Albuquerque–Santa Fe–Las Vegas combined statistical area, with a total population of 1,163,964 as of the July 1, 2013 Census Bureau estimates. Albuquerque is home to...
Albuquerque:
$47,096
New Mexico:
$45,382
$802
Albuquerque:
$189,200
New Mexico:
$164,100
4.2%

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Pay by Experience Level for Electrical Engineer

Pay by Experience for an Electrical Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Electrical Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $73,000 based on 31 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Electrical Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $82,000 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Electrical Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $84,000 based on 12 salaries. An Electrical Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $129,000 based on 5 salaries.

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Q: What is it like working in Albuquerque?

Electrical Engineer in Albuquerque:
"Cost of living."
Pros: Relatively cheap to live in Albuquerque.
Cons: Economy.

Key Stats for Electrical Engineer

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
11%
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Experience Affects Electrical Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲65%

Experienced
▲9%

Mid-Career
▲5%

National Average
$78,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Electrical Engineer Salaries

C
▲31%

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
▲14%

Matlab
▲9%


National Average
$78,000

Microsoft Office
▼5%

Microsoft Excel
▼7%

Project Management
▼15%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
▼16%

Microsoft Word
▼23%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None: 12%
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