Average Early-Career Electrical Engineer with Microsoft Excel Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$64,646
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$4,000
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$0
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The average salary for an Early-Career Electrical Engineer with Microsoft Excel skills in Chicago, Illinois is $64,646.
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$80k
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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, Autodesk AutoCAD, Project Management, Microsoft Office and Autodesk Revit MEP are correlated to pay that is above average.

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 $61,468 based on 6 salaries. A mid-career Electrical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $91,360 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Electrical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $96,339 based on 6 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $95,240.
Employees with Electrical Engineer in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 18.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Diego, California (14.7% more) and Denver, Colorado (9.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Orlando, Florida (3.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 26 survey responses.
Entry Level
23.1%
Mid Career
30.8%
Experienced
23.1%
Late Career
23.1%