Average Electrical Engineer with C++ Programming Language Skills Salary in Houston, Texas

$69,500
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$9,500
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The average salary for an Electrical Engineer with C++ Programming Language skills in Houston, Texas is $69,500.
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$51k - $108k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $10k
Total Pay
$57k - $134k

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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.

Career Paths

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Electrical Engineer
Senior Electrical Engineer
Controls Engineer
Project Engineer
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Popular Skills for Electrical Engineer

Skills in Engineering Design, Autodesk AutoCAD, Microsoft Excel, Project Management and Microsoft Office 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 $65,952 based on 12 salaries. A mid-career Electrical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $88,437 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Electrical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $96,570 based on 7 salaries.
Employees with Electrical Engineer in their job title in San Jose, California earn an average of 31.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Diego, California (26.8% more) and Los Angeles, California (25.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in St. Louis, Missouri (1.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 26 survey responses.
Early Career
46.2%
Mid Career
26.9%
Experienced
26.9%