Electro Optical Engineer Salary

The average pay for an Electro Optical Engineer is $88,631 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$68,500 - $167,873
$68K
$94K
$170K
MEDIAN: $94,398
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Salary $68,500 - $167,873
Bonus $5,000
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$61,152 - $182,554
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 14

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Job Description for Electro Optical Engineer

Electro optical engineers are responsible for completing engineering tasks related to electronic and optical devices, as well as creating optical designs and facilitating the user of laser optics. They develop and engineer sensors based on project specifications and typically use a personal computer to create design measurements, change design plans, and create concepts, and they're also tasked with integrating system sensor development.

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Electro Optical Engineer Tasks

  • Design, analyze, test, and implement optical systems.
  • Optimize product cycle of new optical designs for market realignment.
  • Improve manufacturability of optical products.

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Electro Optical Engineer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Electro Optical Engineer?

Electro Optical Engineer in Sunnyvale:
"Rewarding."
Pros: Varied work with unique problems to solve.
Cons: Little time for things outside of work.

Electro Optical Engineer in Sunnyvale:
"Workaholic Enabling."
Pros: The work is high impact and allows me reasonable latitude to pursue research angles.
Cons: The hours leave little room for other life activities.

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Key Stats for Electro Optical Engineer

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
18%
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Experience Affects Electro Optical Engineer Salaries

Experienced
▲50%

National Average
$90,000

Mid-Career
▼2%

Entry-Level
▼11%

Skills That Affect Electro Optical Engineer Salaries

Technical Analysis
▲4%

National Average
$90,000

Matlab
▼12%

Test Engineering
▼23%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
vision benefits
Vision: 53%
no benefits
None: 27%
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