Average Mid-Career Electrical Engineer with Engineering Design Skills Salary in Detroit, Michigan

$82,884
Avg. Salary
$5,619
Bonus
$5,999
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Electrical Engineer with Engineering Design skills in Detroit, Michigan is $82,884.
10%
$69k
MEDIAN
$83k
90%
$94k
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Salary
$69k - $94k
Bonus
$979 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $6k
Total Pay
$72k - $102k

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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 Microsoft Office, Project Management and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Computer Aided Design (CAD) and Microsoft Word.

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 $60,984 based on 5 salaries. An early career Electrical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $73,249 based on 27 salaries. An experienced Electrical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $87,833 based on 9 salaries.
Employees with Electrical Engineer in their job title in Chicago, Illinois earn an average of 12.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (9.9% more) and Orlando, Florida (5.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Minneapolis, Minnesota (0.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 41 survey responses.
Entry Level
12.2%
Early Career
65.9%
Experienced
22.0%