Average Experienced Electrical Engineer with Computer Aided Design (CAD) Skills Salary in San Diego, California

$93,886
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$3,000
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The average salary for an Experienced Electrical Engineer with Computer Aided Design (CAD) skills in San Diego, California is $93,886.
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$81k
MEDIAN
$94k
75%
$101k
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$81k - $101k
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$82k - $104k

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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 Engineering Design, Microsoft Office, Project Management, Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average.

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 $79,766 based on 14 salaries. A mid-career Electrical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $77,777 based on 8 salaries.
Employees with Electrical Engineer in their job title in Chicago, Illinois earn an average of 12.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Dallas, Texas (11.8% more) and Orlando, Florida (3.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Portland, Oregon (10.5% less), Denver, Colorado (8.0% less) and San Francisco, California (6.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 22 survey responses.
Early Career
63.6%
Mid Career
36.4%