Senior Electrical Engineers in the US make on average $104,726 annually or $50.35 hourly.The top 10 percent make over $134,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $81,000 per year.Technology companies and Construction companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field.The best states for high paying Senior Electrical Engineer jobs are Washington, Alaska, California, Massachusetts, and New Mexico.Most Senior Electrical Engineers spend 5.2 years in the position.
Average Senior Electrical Engineer Salary By Location
Senior Electrical Engineers in the United States of America make on average $104,726 a year or $50.35 per hour.Seattle, WA reports the highest Senior Electrical Engineer salaries at $136,086 per year.The average entry-level salary in Seattle, WA is $99,000.The highest earning states when it comes to Senior Electrical Engineer salaries are Washington, Alaska, California, Massachusetts, and New Mexico.The lowest earning states are North Dakota, Ohio, West Virginia, Arkansas, and Indiana.
The darker areas on the map show where Senior Electrical Engineers earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.
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.Technology companies and Construction 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 Twitter.Companies like S & B and Bechtel also report very competitive wages for Senior Electrical Engineers.
Average Senior Electrical Engineer Pay By Industry
The type of industry that a Senior Electrical Engineer works in can influence their earning potential.Our analysis shows that Construction companies, Technology companies, and Manufacturing companies pay higher-than-average wages for Senior Electrical Engineers.Salaries for Senior Electrical Engineers in Construction companies average $121,080 annually, while Technology companies and Manufacturing companies pay $104,817 and $102,644, respectively.The average salary for Senior Electrical Engineers in the Automotive industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $93,239.
Senior Electrical Engineer Salary History
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