Average Electrical Engineer with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation Skills Salary in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

$75,745
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$2,250
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The average salary for an Electrical Engineer with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation skills in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania is $75,745.
10%
$57k
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$76k
90%
$96k
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$57k - $96k
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$1k - $5k
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$58k - $97k

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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 that pay less than market rate include Project Management, Microsoft Excel, Autodesk AutoCAD, Microsoft Office and Engineering Design.

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 $73,093 based on 12 salaries. A mid-career Electrical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $82,000 based on 6 salaries.
Employees with Electrical Engineer in their job title in Minneapolis, Minnesota earn an average of 7.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (7.0% more) and Charlotte, North Carolina (2.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Cleveland, Ohio (11.3% less), Chicago, Illinois (1.2% less) and Denver, Colorado (0.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 18 survey responses.
Early Career
66.7%
Mid Career
33.3%