The average salary for an Electrical Engineer at Intel Corporation is $88,540.
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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 Northrop Grumman Corporation, The Boeing Company and Lockheed Martin Corp. Reported salaries are highest at Black and Veatch where the average pay is $80,841. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include The Boeing Company and Northrop Grumman Corporation, earning around $80,053 and $79,214, respectively. Lockheed Martin Corp pays the lowest at around $69,803. BAE Systems Inc. and Raytheon Co. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $74,269 and $76,012, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Electrical Engineer
Computer Aided Design (CAD)
C++ Programming Language
C Programming Language
Skills in Engineering Design, Computer Aided Design (CAD), Linux and C Programming Language are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include C++ Programming Language.
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 $81,583 based on 12 salaries. An early career Electrical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $87,959 based on 32 salaries. A mid-career Electrical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $93,643 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Electrical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $100,108 based on 10 salaries.
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Employees with Electrical Engineer in their job title in Santa Clara, California earn an average of 22.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Austin, Texas (9.6% more) and Hillsboro, Oregon (8.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chandler, Arizona (9.6% less), Portland, Oregon (5.2% less) and Folsom, California (4.1% less).
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