Average Entry-Level Electrical Engineer Salary in Seattle, Washington

$65,465
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$2,400
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Electrical Engineer in Seattle, Washington is $65,465.
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$51k
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$65k
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$82k
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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 Autodesk AutoCAD and C Programming Language are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office and Engineering Design.

Pay by Experience Level for Electrical Engineer

An early career Electrical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $73,404 based on 138 salaries. A mid-career Electrical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $91,244 based on 58 salaries. An experienced Electrical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $100,703 based on 38 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $125,000.
Employees with Electrical Engineer in their job title in Boston, Massachusetts earn an average of 7.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Tucson, Arizona (6.5% more) and San Diego, California (6.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in New York, New York (5.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 269 survey responses.
Early Career
51.3%
Mid Career
21.6%
Experienced
14.1%
Late Career
13.0%