Average Experienced Electrical Engineering Manager Salary

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The average salary for an Experienced Electrical Engineering Manager is $117,527.
MEDIAN $117,527
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$93k - $149k
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$98k - $161k

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Job Description for Electrical Engineering Manager

Electrical Engineering Manager Tasks
  • Recruit, train, supervise and evaluate staff, assigning them to projects and setting deadlines.
  • Estimate costs and produce periodic budgets and reports.
  • Collaborate with other departments to ensure quality, marketing, and other goals are met.
  • Lead design, development, and execution of mechanical engineering plans.

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Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Electrical Engineering Manager. Thickness and color of lines indicates how common a path is.
Electrical Engineering Manager
Senior Electrical Engineer
Director of Engineering
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
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Popular Skills for Electrical Engineering Manager

Skills that pay less than market rate include Autodesk AutoCAD, Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation, Project Management, People Management and Engineering Design.

Pay by Experience Level for Electrical Engineering Manager

An entry-level Electrical Engineering Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $102,825 based on 17 salaries. An early career Electrical Engineering Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $94,691 based on 65 salaries. A mid-career Electrical Engineering Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $109,483 based on 160 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $123,086.
Employees with Electrical Engineering Manager in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 15.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Portland, Oregon (13.0% more) and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (11.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Grand Rapids, Michigan (5.8% less).

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