Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does an Electrical Designer make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

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Industry

$78,717 / yrTotal Pay
$70,120 / yrBase Pay
$8,597 / yrAdditional Pay

$78,717

 / yr
$52K$119K
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The estimated total pay for a Electrical Designer is $78,717 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $70,120 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $8,597 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Related Job Titles

For Electrical Designer

Some related job titles are Electrical Design Engineer Salaries with median pay of $100,570, Electrical Drafter Salaries with median pay of $58,814, Electrical Engineer Salaries with median pay of $87,979, Autocad Designer Salaries with median pay of $57,544.

Top Paying Companies

For an Electrical Designer in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for an Electrical Designer in United States. Employers include HII, Boeing and Burns & McDonnell.

1
HII
HII
$110,607/yr
9
Gayner Engineers
$85,949/yr
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$98,062

 / yr

$75,441

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$83,202

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$40

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$91,378

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$38

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$110,607

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Top Paying Industries

For an Electrical Designer in United States

The top 5 paying industries for an Electrical Designer in United States are Aerospace & Defense with a median total pay of $93,183, Financial Services with a median total pay of $91,378, Human Resources & Staffing with a median total pay of $88,996, Management & Consulting with a median total pay of $82,673, and Energy, Mining & Utilities with a median total pay of $81,421.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Aerospace & DefenseAerospace & Defense$93,183

    12% Higher than other industries

  • Financial ServicesFinancial Services$91,378

    10% Higher than other industries

  • Human Resources & StaffingHuman Resources & Staffing$88,996

    8% Higher than other industries

  • Management & ConsultingManagement & Consulting$82,673

    1% Higher than other industries

  • Energy, Mining & UtilitiesEnergy, Mining & Utilities$81,421

    0% Lower than other industries

Aerospace & Defense

Top paying companies in Aerospace & Defense for Electrical Designer are HII, Boeing, and Lockheed Martin.

HIIHII$110,607/yr
BoeingBoeing$98,062/yr
Lockheed MartinLockheed Martin$88,304/yr

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Electrical Design Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$45

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
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Electrical Design Engineer

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$77,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
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Electrical Designer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$2,036

/hr

$36 | $2K

Submitted2 days ago

1-3 years
2 days ago
Electrical Designer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$50,000

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

4-6 years
2 days ago
Electrical Designer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$75,000

/yr

$69K | $6K

Submitted3 days ago

1-3 years
3 days ago
Electrical Design Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$90,000

/yr

Submitted3 days ago

1-3 years
3 days ago
Electrical Design Engineer

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$95,000

/yr

Submitted3 days ago

7-9 years
3 days ago
Electrical Designer

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$43

/hr

Submitted3 days ago

15+ years
3 days ago
Electrical Designer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$70,000

/yr

Submitted4 days ago

1-3 years
4 days ago

Electrical Designer pay FAQ

The national average salary for an Electrical Designer is $70,120 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an Electrical Designer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1062 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Electrical Designer employees.

The highest salary for an Electrical Designer in United States is $103,621 per year.

The lowest salary for an Electrical Designer in United States is $47,450 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming an Electrical Designer or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of an Electrical Designer.