SENIOR ELECTRICAL ENGINEER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$101,000
$77,000
Min 10%
$101,000
Median 50%
$133,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Microsoft
Highest Paying City
San Carlos, CA
Highest Paying State
Washington
Average Experience Level
5.2 years
How much does a senior electrical engineer make?
Senior Electrical Engineers in the US make on average $102,022 annually or $49.05 hourly. The top 10 percent make over $133,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $77,000 per year. Professional companies and Technology companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The best states for high paying Senior Electrical Engineer jobs are Washington, Hawaii, Oregon, New Hampshire, and California. Most Senior Electrical Engineers spend 5.2 years in the position.

Average Senior Electrical Engineer Salary By Company

Senior Electrical Engineers report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Professional companies and Technology companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Senior Electrical Engineers are Microsoft and Access Business Group International LLC. Companies like IDEX and COLSA also report very competitive wages for Senior Electrical Engineers.

Average Senior Electrical Engineer Salary By Location

Senior Electrical Engineers in the United States of America make on average $102,022 a year or $49.05 per hour. San Carlos, CA reports the highest Senior Electrical Engineer salaries at $115,615 per year. The average entry-level salary in San Carlos, CA is $83,000. The highest earning states when it comes to Senior Electrical Engineer salaries are Washington, Hawaii, Oregon, New Hampshire, and California. The lowest earning states are Indiana, Alaska, Alabama, Mississippi, and Kentucky.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Carlos, CA
$115,615
2
Seattle, WA
$112,629
3
Burlington, MA
$105,746
4
New York, NY
$103,534
5
Philadelphia, PA
$101,871

Average Senior Electrical Engineer Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a Senior Electrical Engineer works in can influence their earning potential. Our analysis shows that Professional companies, Technology companies, and Manufacturing companies pay higher-than-average wages for Senior Electrical Engineers. Salaries for Senior Electrical Engineers in Professional companies average $104,680 annually, while Technology companies and Manufacturing companies pay $104,255 and $100,894, respectively. The average salary for Senior Electrical Engineers in the Internet industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $98,763.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Professional
$104,680
2
Technology
$104,255
3
Manufacturing
$100,894
4
Construction
$99,624
5
Internet
$98,763

RECENTLY ADDED Senior Electrical Engineer SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
ESPO Engineering Corp
Senior Electrical Engineer
10/30/2019
$104,350
Cybercoders
Senior Electrical Engineer
10/30/2019
$140,000
Manpower
Senior Electrical Engineer
10/29/2019
$83,480
Selectek
Senior Electrical Engineer
10/29/2019
$104,350
Kelly Services
Senior Electrical Engineer
10/29/2019
$140,000
Cybercoders
Senior Electrical Engineer
10/28/2019
$110,000
Manpower Group
Senior Electrical Engineer
10/28/2019
$83,480
Cybercoders
Senior Electrical Engineer
10/28/2019
$85,000
Shremshock: Architects & Engineers
Senior Electrical Engineer
10/26/2019
$85,000
City and County of Denver
Senior Electrical Engineer
10/25/2019
$89,369
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