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

$66,903
Avg. Salary
$6,717
Bonus
$1,600
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The average salary for an Early-Career Electrical Engineer with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation skills in Charlotte, North Carolina is $66,903.
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$47k
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$67k
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$87k
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$47k - $87k
Bonus
$0 - $7k
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Total Pay
$47k - $95k

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

Pay by Experience Level for Electrical Engineer

A mid-career Electrical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) 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 Houston, Texas earn an average of 13.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (9.3% more) and Minneapolis, Minnesota (6.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Milwaukee, Wisconsin (5.0% less) and Cleveland, Ohio (3.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 17 survey responses.
Mid Career
64.7%
Experienced
35.3%