Electrical Engineer in Birmingham, Alabama Salary

An Electrical Engineer in Birmingham, Alabama earns an average salary of $72,608 per year.

$36,065 - $103,302
$36K
$72K
$100K
MEDIAN: $71,761
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Salary $36,065 - $103,302
Bonus $507 - $15,152
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$36,065 - $116,756
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 22

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About Birmingham, Alabama

Jefferson County, Alabama
214,911
Male:
102,122 (47.5%)
Female:
112,789 (52.5%)
Birmingham (/ˈbɜːrmɪŋhæm/ BUR-ming-ham) is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Alabama and the county seat of Jefferson County. The city's population was 212,237 in the 2010 United States Census. The Birmingham-Hoover Metropolitan Statistical Area had a population of about 1,128,047 according to the 2010 Census, which is approximately one quarter of Alabama's population. Birmingham was founded in 1871, during the post-Civil War Reconstruction period, through the merger of three pre-existing farm towns, notably, former Elyton. It grew from there, annexing many more of its smaller neighbors, into an industrial and railroad transportation center with a focus on mining, the iron and steel industry, and railroading. Birmingham was named for Birmingham, England, one of the UK's major industrial cities. Most of the original settlers who founded Birmingham were of English ancestry. In one writer's view, the city was planned as a place where cheap, non-unionized, and African-American labor...
Birmingham:
$32,378
Alabama:
$44,765
$743
Birmingham:
$93,000
Alabama:
$134,100
6.2%

Electrical Engineer Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Electrical Engineer

Pay by Experience for an Electrical Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Electrical Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $70,000 based on 13 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Electrical Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $76,000 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Electrical Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $100,000 based on 7 salaries. An Electrical Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $103,000 based on 9 salaries.

Key Stats for Electrical Engineer

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
27%
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Experience Affects Electrical Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲35%

Experienced
▲30%

National Average
$77,000

Mid-Career
▼1%

▼8%

Skills That Affect Electrical Engineer Salaries

Engineering Design
▲3%

Project Management
▼0%

National Average
$77,000

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
▼6%

autodesk autocad
▼9%

AutoCAD
▼10%

Microsoft Word
▼12%

Visual Basic (VB)
▼15%

Microsoft Office
▼15%

Microsoft Excel
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 13%
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