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

$68,008
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$9,826
Bonus
$9,500
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The average salary for an Electrical Engineer with C++ Programming Language skills in Houston, Texas is $68,008.
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$52k
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$107k
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What Do Electrical Engineers Do?

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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What Are Popular Skills for Electrical Engineers?

Skills in Engineering Design, Autodesk AutoCAD, Project Management, Microsoft Office and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Electrical Engineers?

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 9 salaries. A mid-career Electrical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $80,000 based on 5 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 Diego, California earn an average of 29.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Boston, Massachusetts (27.4% more) and Los Angeles, California (17.6% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 21 survey responses.
Early Career
42.9%
Mid Career
23.8%
Experienced
33.3%