Electrical Designer

Electrical Designer Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$70,000
$51,000
Min 10%
$70,000
Median 50%
$96,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Bechtel
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
Washington
Average Experience Level
5.0 years
How much does an electrical designer make?
The national average salary for an Electrical Designer in the U.S. is $70,573 annually or $33.93 hourly. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $96,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $51,000 per year. The most abundant employment opportunities for Electrical Designers are in Professional companies and Internet companies. The best states for high paying Electrical Designer jobs are Washington, Alaska, District of Columbia, California, and New Mexico. The typical tenure for an Electrical Designer is 5.0 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Designer
$65,579

Average Electrical Designer Salary By Company

There is good job security in Electrical Designer positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Professional companies and Internet companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Electrical Designers are Bechtel and Lam Research. If you can find a job at a company like Jacobs Engineering Group or Tetra Pak, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Electrical Designers.

Average Electrical Designer Salary By Location

The national average salary for an Electrical Designer in the USA is $70,573 annually or $33.93 hourly. The city with the highest Electrical Designer salary is San Francisco, CA at $90,560 per year. Even an entry-level Electrical Designer makes $60,000 per year in San Francisco, CA. Some of the states with the best Electrical Designer salaries are Washington, Alaska, District of Columbia, California, New Mexico, Massachusetts, and New Jersey. Ohio, Georgia, Nebraska, South Dakota, and Arkansas have the lowest reported salaries for Electrical Designers.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Francisco, CA
$90,560
2
Seattle, WA
$82,896
3
Boston, MA
$76,050
4
Edison, NJ
$74,312
5
Severn, MD
$72,869

Average Electrical Designer Pay By Industry

Electrical Designer salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our data shows that Technology companies, Construction companies, and Manufacturing companies tend to have the highest salaries for Electrical Designers. Salaries for Electrical Designers in Technology companies average $75,864 annually, while Construction companies and Manufacturing companies pay $75,099 and $68,921, respectively. At $65,799, the average salary for Electrical Designers in the Retail industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Technology
$75,864
2
Construction
$75,099
3
Manufacturing
$68,921
4
Utilities
$67,122
5
Professional
$66,460

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Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
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$41,740
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$55,000
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