Average Early-Career Electrical Engineer with C++ Programming Language Skills Salary in San Jose, California

$88,563
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$10,000
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The average salary for an Early-Career Electrical Engineer with C++ Programming Language skills in San Jose, California is $88,563.
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$80k
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$89k
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$106k
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$80k - $106k
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$45k - $131k
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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 Computer Aided Design (CAD) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Autodesk AutoCAD, C Programming Language, Matlab 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 $76,334 based on 6 salaries. A mid-career Electrical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $98,219 based on 5 salaries.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Salt Lake City, Utah (27.3% less), St. Louis, Missouri (24.0% less) and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (21.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 11 survey responses.
Entry Level
54.5%
Mid Career
45.5%