Average Electrical Engineer with Matlab Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$79,165
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$6,741
Bonus
$11,000
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The average salary for an Electrical Engineer with Matlab skills in Chicago, Illinois is $79,165.
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$61k
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$79k
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$112k
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$61k - $112k
Bonus
$2k - $20k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $11k
Total Pay
$61k - $126k

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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 Excel, Microsoft Office, 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 $64,686 based on 5 salaries. An early career Electrical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $73,999 based on 19 salaries. A mid-career Electrical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $95,000 based on 6 salaries. An experienced Electrical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $111,661 based on 6 salaries.
Employees with Electrical Engineer in their job title in San Diego, California earn an average of 4.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (3.3% more) and Dayton, Ohio (1.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Huntsville, Alabama (11.3% less), Tucson, Arizona (9.4% less) and Boston, Massachusetts (2.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 36 survey responses.
Entry Level
13.9%
Early Career
52.8%
Mid Career
16.7%
Experienced
16.7%