Average Entry-Level Electrical Engineer with C Programming Language Skills Salary

$65,493
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$2,870
Bonus
$3,510
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Electrical Engineer with C Programming Language skills is $65,493.
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$52k
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$65k
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$78k
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$52k - $78k
Bonus
$150 - $6k
Profit Sharing
$403 - $10k
Total Pay
$50k - $80k

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

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 $70,099 based on 743 salaries. A mid-career Electrical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $81,798 based on 290 salaries. An experienced Electrical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $96,627 based on 137 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $102,406.
Employees with Electrical Engineer in their job title in San Jose, California earn an average of 15.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (9.6% more) and Tucson, Arizona (9.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Tampa, Florida (11.4% less) and Milwaukee, Wisconsin (4.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,246 survey responses.
Early Career
59.6%
Mid Career
23.3%
Experienced
11.0%
Late Career
6.1%