Average Late-Career Electrical Engineer Salary in Seattle, Washington

$134,456
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$4,096
Bonus
$5,087
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The average salary for a Late-Career Electrical Engineer in Seattle, Washington is $134,456.
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$80k
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$134k
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$163k
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$80k - $163k
Bonus
$0 - $34k
Profit Sharing
$3k - $25k
Total Pay
$90k - $176k

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

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 $66,723 based on 24 salaries. An early career Electrical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $73,255 based on 135 salaries. A mid-career Electrical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $91,723 based on 56 salaries. An experienced Electrical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $101,721 based on 34 salaries.
Employees with Electrical Engineer in their job title in San Jose, California earn an average of 6.7% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (24.4% less), Houston, Texas (22.9% less) and Dallas, Texas (17.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 249 survey responses.
Entry Level
9.6%
Early Career
54.2%
Mid Career
22.5%
Experienced
13.7%