Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Senior Electrical Engineer is $102,145
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Senior Electrical Engineers?
A mid-career Senior Electrical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $96,496 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Senior Electrical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $105,034 based on 9 salaries. In their …Read more
What Do Senior Electrical Engineers Do?
Senior electrical engineers design, develop, implement, and test new electrical equipment and machinery, such as electric cars and electrical appliances. They may also be involved in customizing existing equipment or machinery. They can be found in a range of industries and businesses, such as manufacturing, power generation, and building maintenance. Senior electrical engineers may prepare detailed drawings and system specifications. They coordinate design with other systems, such as …Read more
- Supervises and trains project staff as needed.
- Applies principles of electrical theory to engineering projects.
- Designs, maintains, implements, and improves electrical instruments and equipment.
- Inspects completed projects to ensure conformance with design and safety standards.