Average Electrical Engineer Salary in Columbus, Ohio

$72,724
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$3,060
Bonus
$2,600
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The average salary for an Electrical Engineer in Columbus, Ohio is $72,724.
10%
$59k
MEDIAN
$73k
90%
$99k
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Salary
$59k - $99k
Bonus
$509 - $8k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $9k
Total Pay
$55k - $100k

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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 Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, Autodesk AutoCAD and Engineering Design.

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 $63,827 based on 26 salaries. An early career Electrical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $68,410 based on 60 salaries. A mid-career Electrical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $77,717 based on 50 salaries. An experienced Electrical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $88,820 based on 16 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $91,349.
Employees with Electrical Engineer in their job title in San Diego, California earn an average of 16.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (13.2% more) and Houston, Texas (9.3% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 164 survey responses.
Entry Level
15.9%
Early Career
36.6%
Mid Career
30.5%
Experienced
9.8%
Late Career
7.3%