Average Electrical Engineer with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation Skills Salary in Charlotte, North Carolina

$77,504
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$6,066
Bonus
$1,600
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The average salary for an Electrical Engineer with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation skills in Charlotte, North Carolina is $77,504.
10%
$48k
MEDIAN
$78k
90%
$103k
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$48k - $103k
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$4k - $9k
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$49k - $112k

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

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 $67,469 based on 12 salaries. A mid-career Electrical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $84,348 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Electrical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $99,144 based on 6 salaries.
Employees with Electrical Engineer in their job title in Minneapolis, Minnesota earn an average of 5.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (4.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Cleveland, Ohio (13.4% less), Milwaukee, Wisconsin (7.8% less) and Chicago, Illinois (3.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 29 survey responses.
Early Career
41.4%
Mid Career
37.9%
Experienced
20.7%