Average Early-Career Electrical Engineer Salary in Austin, Texas

$74,797
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$6,000
Bonus
$8,450
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The average salary for an Early-Career Electrical Engineer in Austin, Texas is $74,797.
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$59k
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$75k
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$99k
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$59k - $99k
Bonus
$2k - $10k
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$0 - $8k
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$59k - $103k
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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 Microsoft Office and C++ Programming Language are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel, Project Management 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 $66,504 based on 26 salaries. A mid-career Electrical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $89,700 based on 46 salaries. An experienced Electrical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $102,936 based on 30 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $127,608.
Employees with Electrical Engineer in their job title in San Diego, California earn an average of 7.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (4.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (6.0% less), New York, New York (4.5% less) and Denver, Colorado (3.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 129 survey responses.
Entry Level
20.2%
Mid Career
35.7%
Experienced
23.3%
Late Career
20.9%