$68,021
Avg. Salary
$27.71
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$2,984

Bonus

$2,084

Profit Sharing

$6,000

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for an Electrical Engineer is $27.71 per hour.

The median Electrical Engineer has a base pay of $68,021. Salaries generally range from $53k to $87k. The median bonus is $2,984. Skills that can affect salary include Engineering Design, autodesk autocad, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, C++, Matlab, Microsoft Word, Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation, Computer Aided Design (CAD), C programming Language, C++ Programming Language, Project Management, Windows Operating System General Use, Autodesk Revit MEP, Labview.
$16.13
10%
$27.71
50%
$38.56
90%
MEDIAN $27.71
$53k
10%
$68k
50%
$87k
90%
MEDIAN $68,021
$52,951 - $86,757
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$68K
$87K
MEDIAN: $68,021
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$0$89K
Salary $52,951 - $86,757
Bonus $488 - $8,303
Profit Sharing $195 - $8,274
Commission $6,000
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$50,975 - $89,228
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 13,417
Hourly Data $0$51
Hourly Rate $16.13 - $38.56
Hourly Tips $0.00
Overtime $25.42 - $51.95
Annual Data $0$89K
Bonus $488 - $8,303
Commission $6,000
Profit Sharing $195 - $8,274
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$50,975 - $89,228
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,672

Job Description for Electrical Engineer

Electrical engineers are responsible for implementing and designing components for any device that uses electricity, as well as the devices themselves. Engineers have to focus on the generation of power to the device or product. These devices can include anything that runs on electricity. Electrical engineers also focus on researching, creating, and improving products and devices.

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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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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $68,620

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Key Stats for Electrical Engineer

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 1771 votes.
Less than 1 year
21%
1-4 years
66%
5-9 years
13%

Skills That Affect Electrical Engineer Salaries


▼0%

National Average
$69,000


Labview
▼1%

C programming Language
▼2%

C++ Programming Language
▼2%






C++
▼5%




Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 1771 votes.

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 10%