Average Early-Career Electrical Engineer with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation Skills Salary in Denver, Colorado

$74,958
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$2,338
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The average salary for an Early-Career Electrical Engineer with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation skills in Denver, Colorado is $74,958.
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$52k
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$75k
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$81k
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$52k - $81k
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$52k - $86k

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

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 $62,400 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career Electrical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $79,237 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Electrical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $91,957 based on 5 salaries.
Employees with Electrical Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 1.7% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Milwaukee, Wisconsin (15.2% less), Cleveland, Ohio (13.7% less) and Charlotte, North Carolina (10.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 22 survey responses.
Entry Level
22.7%
Mid Career
54.5%
Experienced
22.7%