Average Electrical Engineer with C Programming Language Skills Salary in Los Angeles, California

$74,178
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$1,250
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The average salary for an Electrical Engineer with C Programming Language skills in Los Angeles, California is $74,178.
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$58k
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MEDIAN $74,178
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$58k - $118k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $1k
Total Pay
$60k - $122k

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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.

Career Paths

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Electrical Engineer
Senior Electrical Engineer
Controls Engineer
Project Engineer
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Popular Skills for Electrical Engineer

Skills in Engineering Design, Matlab, Microsoft Office, Project Management 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 $71,994 based on 12 salaries. An early career Electrical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $75,238 based on 15 salaries.
Employees with Electrical Engineer in their job title in San Jose, California earn an average of 13.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Boston, Massachusetts (7.8% more) and San Diego, California (7.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (7.7% less), New York, New York (4.8% less) and Seattle, Washington (2.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 27 survey responses.
Entry Level
44.4%
Early Career
55.6%