Average Entry-Level Electrical Engineer Salary in Los Angeles, California

$69,423
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$3,000
Bonus
$2,543
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Electrical Engineer in Los Angeles, California is $69,423.
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$51k
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$69k
90%
$84k
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$51k - $84k
Bonus
$1k - $10k
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$2k - $6k
Total Pay
$49k - $89k

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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, Matlab, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel and C++ Programming Language 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 $78,136 based on 165 salaries. A mid-career Electrical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $92,917 based on 83 salaries. An experienced Electrical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $111,244 based on 55 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $129,630.
Employees with Electrical Engineer in their job title in Boston, Massachusetts earn an average of 1.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Baltimore, Maryland (1.4% more) and Tucson, Arizona (0.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in New York, New York (10.6% less), Chicago, Illinois (5.6% less) and Houston, Texas (4.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 347 survey responses.
Early Career
47.6%
Mid Career
23.9%
Experienced
15.9%
Late Career
12.7%