The average salary for an Entry-Level Electrical Engineer at Northrop Grumman Corporation is $73,019.
Is Electrical Engineer your job title? Find out what you should be paid
Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.What's this?
$63k - $85k
$0 - $15k
$0 - $2k
$62k - $86k
Your Market Worth Over Time
How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.
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. Due to the nature of the engineer's job, they often work in teams to solve the complex issues they are dealing wi…Read more
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.
Popular Employer Salaries for Electrical Engineer
The top respondents for the job title Electrical Engineer are from the companies Raytheon Co., Lockheed Martin Corp and Raytheon Missile Systems. Reported salaries are highest at General Motors Corporation where the average pay is $72,311. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include The Boeing Company and Rockwell Collins, Inc., earning around $71,892 and $71,457, respectively. Lockheed Martin Corp pays the lowest at around $63,555. BAE Systems Inc. and Raytheon Missile Systems also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $66,270 and $70,225, respectively.
Electrical Engineer Job Listings
Search for more jobs
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 $76,841 based on 97 salaries. A mid-career Electrical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $90,699 based on 39 salaries. An experienced Electrical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $105,093 based on 25 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $147,227.
Years of Experience
This data is based on 181 survey responses.
Related Job Salaries
$53k - $98k
$60k - $125k
$41k - $102k
$48k - $111k
$28k - $55k
$33k - $68k
$51k - $97k
$28k - $53k
$50k - $104k
$32k - $71k