Average Electrical Engineer Salary in St. Louis, Missouri

$70,728
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$3,008
Bonus
$2,250
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The average salary for an Electrical Engineer in St. Louis, Missouri is $70,728.
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$62k
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$71k
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$102k
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MEDIAN $70,728
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Salary
$62k - $102k
Bonus
$978 - $12k
Profit Sharing
$983 - $10k
Total Pay
$61k - $108k

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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

Career Paths

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Electrical Engineer
Senior Electrical Engineer
Controls Engineer
Project Engineer
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Electrical Engineer

Skills in Engineering Design, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel and Project Management 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 $64,987 based on 29 salaries. An early career Electrical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $68,732 based on 93 salaries. A mid-career Electrical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $74,487 based on 50 salaries. An experienced Electrical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $90,497 based on 20 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $114,000.
Employees with Electrical Engineer in their job title in San Diego, California earn an average of 17.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (17.4% more) and Houston, Texas (11.9% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 214 survey responses.
Entry Level
13.6%
Early Career
43.5%
Mid Career
23.4%
Experienced
9.3%
Late Career
10.3%