Average Electrical Engineer Salary in Herndon, Virginia

$73,470
Avg. Salary
$7,000
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The average salary for an Electrical Engineer in Herndon, Virginia is $73,470.
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$49k
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MEDIAN $73,470
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Salary
$49k - $122k
Bonus
$0 - $7k
Total Pay
$49k - $129k

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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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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 $64,053 based on 6 salaries. A mid-career Electrical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $101,379 based on 8 salaries.
Employees with Electrical Engineer in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 12.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Diego, California (12.5% more) and Seattle, Washington (9.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (0.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 14 survey responses.
Entry Level
42.9%
Mid Career
57.1%