Average Entry-Level Electrical Engineer with Computer Aided Design (CAD) Skills Salary in San Jose, California

$72,497
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$4,000
Bonus
$16,616
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Electrical Engineer with Computer Aided Design (CAD) skills in San Jose, California is $72,497.
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$64k
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$72k
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$94k
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$64k - $94k
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$0 - $17k
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$53k - $99k
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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, C Programming Language, C++ Programming Language and Matlab 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 $92,500 based on 8 salaries. A mid-career Electrical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $100,000 based on 7 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

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Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in New York, New York (13.6% less), Groton, Connecticut (10.1% less) and Denver, Colorado (1.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 15 survey responses.
Early Career
53.3%
Mid Career
46.7%