Average Electrical Engineer with Engineering Design Skills Salary in Detroit, Michigan

$78,260
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$4,179
Bonus
$4,500
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The average salary for an Electrical Engineer with Engineering Design skills in Detroit, Michigan is $78,260.
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$59k
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$78k
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$95k
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Salary
$59k - $95k
Bonus
$1k - $8k
Profit Sharing
$992 - $6k
Total Pay
$59k - $105k

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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 Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Word and Matlab.

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 $60,984 based on 5 salaries. An early career Electrical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $73,249 based on 27 salaries. A mid-career Electrical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $82,884 based on 27 salaries. An experienced Electrical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $87,833 based on 9 salaries.
Employees with Electrical Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 9.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Diego, California (7.2% more) and Los Angeles, California (5.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (3.2% less), Boston, Massachusetts (0.9% less) and New York, New York (0.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 68 survey responses.
Entry Level
7.4%
Early Career
39.7%
Mid Career
39.7%
Experienced
13.2%