Average Entry-Level Electrical Engineer with C++ Programming Language Skills Salary

$65,474
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$2,966
Bonus
$3,072
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Electrical Engineer with C++ Programming Language skills is $65,474.
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$51k
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$65k
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$80k
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$51k - $80k
Bonus
$201 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $15k
Total Pay
$49k - $83k

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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 Matlab are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include 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 $69,698 based on 751 salaries. A mid-career Electrical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $82,282 based on 281 salaries. An experienced Electrical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $95,652 based on 154 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $97,196.
Employees with Electrical Engineer in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 16.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Boston, Massachusetts (14.5% more) and Los Angeles, California (13.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (0.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,256 survey responses.
Early Career
59.8%
Mid Career
22.4%
Experienced
12.3%
Late Career
5.6%