Average Late-Career Electrical Engineer with Microsoft Word Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

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The average salary for a Late-Career Electrical Engineer with Microsoft Word skills in Chicago, Illinois is $86,816.
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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, Autodesk AutoCAD and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average.

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 $58,190 based on 5 salaries. An early career Electrical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $64,289 based on 16 salaries. A mid-career Electrical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $88,405 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Electrical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $85,000 based on 3 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

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Employees with Electrical Engineer in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 35.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Richmond, Virginia (1.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Charlotte, North Carolina (5.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 29 survey responses.
Entry Level
17.2%
Early Career
55.2%
Mid Career
17.2%
Experienced
10.3%