Salary for
Electrical Engineer I in the United States

How much does a Electrical Engineer I earn in the United States? The average Electrical Engineer I salary in the United States is $68,432 as of September 28, 2018, but the range typically falls between $63,727 and $74,137. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Assists with the design, development, and testing of electrical equipment, components, or systems. Familiar with mathematical and engineering principles and methods used to design electrical systems.

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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total compensation for the job of Electrical Engineer I in the United States. The base salary for Electrical Engineer I ranges from $63,727 to $74,137 with the average base salary of $68,432. The total compensation, which includes bonus, health and retirement, can vary anywhere from $64,581 to $75,917 with the average total compensation of $69,882.
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  1. This Job:

    Electrical Engineer I

    0 - 2 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. Up a level:

    Electrical Engineer II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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