Average Experienced Electrical Engineer with Microsoft Excel Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$96,339
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$6,000
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The average salary for an Experienced Electrical Engineer with Microsoft Excel skills in Chicago, Illinois is $96,339.
25%
$89k
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$96k
75%
$110k
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$89k - $110k
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$4k - $23k
Total Pay
$98k - $125k

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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, Project Management, Matlab and Microsoft Office are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Autodesk AutoCAD.

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 $61,468 based on 6 salaries. An early career Electrical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $64,914 based on 22 salaries. A mid-career Electrical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $91,360 based on 8 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $95,240.
Employees with Electrical Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 9.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (5.7% more) and Phoenix, Arizona (0.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Los Angeles, California (10.7% less), Denver, Colorado (2.9% less) and Dallas, Texas (1.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 42 survey responses.
Entry Level
14.3%
Early Career
52.4%
Mid Career
19.0%
Late Career
14.3%