Average Electrical Engineer Salary in Minneapolis, Minnesota

$72,377
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$3,824
Bonus
$3,500
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The average salary for an Electrical Engineer in Minneapolis, Minnesota is $72,377.
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$57k
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$72k
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$99k
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MEDIAN $72,377
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Salary
$57k - $99k
Bonus
$517 - $8k
Profit Sharing
$970 - $15k
Total Pay
$56k - $102k

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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.

Popular Employer Salaries for Electrical Engineer

Career Paths

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Electrical Engineer
Controls Engineer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Electrical Engineer

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

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 $63,241 based on 30 salaries. An early career Electrical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $67,998 based on 130 salaries. A mid-career Electrical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $84,974 based on 68 salaries. An experienced Electrical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $93,678 based on 18 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $107,312.
Employees with Electrical Engineer in their job title in San Diego, California earn an average of 14.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (14.3% more) and Boston, Massachusetts (9.0% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 266 survey responses.
Entry Level
11.3%
Early Career
48.9%
Mid Career
25.6%
Experienced
6.8%
Late Career
7.5%