Average Entry-Level Electrical Engineer Salary in Palo Alto, California

$76,302
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$500
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Electrical Engineer in Palo Alto, California is $76,302.
10%
$56k
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$76k
90%
$128k
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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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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 $95,000 based on 22 salaries. A mid-career Electrical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $109,927 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Electrical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $94,500 based on 5 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $153,225.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in New York, New York (18.5% less), Chicago, Illinois (14.1% less) and Houston, Texas (12.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 45 survey responses.
Early Career
48.9%
Mid Career
28.9%
Experienced
11.1%
Late Career
11.1%