Average Late-Career Electrical Engineer Salary in Sacramento, California

$133,611
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$12,500
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The average salary for a Late-Career Electrical Engineer in Sacramento, California is $133,611.
25%
$83k
MEDIAN
$134k
75%
$178k
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$83k - $178k
Bonus
$0 - $13k
Total Pay
$79k - $195k

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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 $63,345 based on 20 salaries. An early career Electrical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $73,266 based on 45 salaries. A mid-career Electrical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $86,324 based on 17 salaries. An experienced Electrical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $120,000 based on 13 salaries.
Employees with Electrical Engineer in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 0.6% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (23.9% less), Houston, Texas (22.4% less) and Dallas, Texas (16.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 95 survey responses.
Entry Level
21.1%
Early Career
47.4%
Mid Career
17.9%
Experienced
13.7%