Average Electrical Engineer with C++ Programming Language Skills Salary in San Jose, California

$91,509
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$10,000
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The average salary for an Electrical Engineer with C++ Programming Language skills in San Jose, California is $91,509.
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$73k
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$92k
90%
$128k
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$73k - $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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Popular Skills for Electrical Engineer

Skills in Engineering Design, Project Management and Computer Aided Design (CAD) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Matlab and C Programming Language.

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 $75,394 based on 8 salaries. An early career Electrical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $90,000 based on 11 salaries. A mid-career Electrical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $98,219 based on 5 salaries.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in St. Louis, Missouri (25.2% less), Houston, Texas (24.1% less) and Huntsville, Alabama (20.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 24 survey responses.
Entry Level
33.3%
Early Career
45.8%
Mid Career
20.8%