Average Electrical Engineer Salary in Phoenix, Arizona

$76,045
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$5,000
Bonus
$3,000
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The average salary for an Electrical Engineer in Phoenix, Arizona is $76,045.
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Salary
$60k - $119k
Bonus
$1k - $12k
Profit Sharing
$2k - $13k
Total Pay
$59k - $119k

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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.

Popular Employer Salaries for Electrical Engineer

The top respondents for the job title Electrical Engineer are from the companies Honeywell Aerospace, Arizona Public Service Company and Burns & Mcdonnell. Reported salaries are highest at Honeywell Aerospace where the average pay is $76,950. Burns & Mcdonnell pays the lowest at around $66,741.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Electrical Engineer. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Electrical Engineer
Project Engineer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
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Popular Skills for Electrical Engineer

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

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 $67,085 based on 23 salaries. An early career Electrical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $71,036 based on 105 salaries. A mid-career Electrical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $82,172 based on 31 salaries. An experienced Electrical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $98,388 based on 36 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $120,057.
Employees with Electrical Engineer in their job title in San Diego, California earn an average of 9.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (8.8% more) and Boston, Massachusetts (3.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (3.6% less) and Denver, Colorado (1.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 217 survey responses.
Entry Level
10.6%
Early Career
48.4%
Mid Career
14.3%
Experienced
16.6%
Late Career
10.1%