Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Senior Electrical Engineer make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$124,210 / yrTotal Pay
$104,593 / yrBase Pay
$19,617 / yrAdditional Pay

$124,210

 / yr
$30K$547K
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The estimated total pay for a Senior Electrical Engineer is $124,210 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $104,593 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 $19,617 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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What are some related job titles for Senior Electrical Engineer?

Some related job titles are Principal Electrical Engineer Salaries with median pay of $132,816, Senior Electrical Design Engineer Salaries with median pay of $109,989, Sr. Electrical Engineer Salaries with median pay of $112,610, Assistant Electrical Engineer Salaries with median pay of $85,866.

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Skyworks Solutions
3.8

Skyworks Solutions

Senior Electrical Engineer

$121,834

 /yr
Range: $97K - $146K

$97K

$146K

$96,702 - $145,648 Range

Burns & McDonnell
4.0

Burns & McDonnell

Senior Electrical Engineer

$109,452

 /yr
Range: $93K - $166K

$93K

$166K

$92,903 - $165,514 Range

Raytheon Technologies
3.8

Raytheon Technologies

Senior Electrical Engineer

$108,606

 /yr
Range: $88K - $174K

$88K

$174K

$88,494 - $173,695 Range

Rockwell Collins
3.8

Rockwell Collins

Senior Electrical Engineer

$103,916

 /yr
Range: $74K - $143K

$74K

$143K

$73,568 - $142,573 Range

Lockheed Martin
4.1

Lockheed Martin

Senior Electrical Engineer

$116,592

 /yr
Range: $93K - $176K

$93K

$176K

$92,802 - $175,533 Range

Aerotek
3.6

Aerotek

Senior Electrical Engineer

$146,968

 /yr
Range: $97K - $305K

$97K

$305K

$96,622 - $305,413 Range

Microsoft
4.4

Microsoft

Senior Electrical Engineer

$187,873

 /yr
Range: $132K - $230K

$132K

$230K

$131,611 - $229,675 Range

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Honeywell
3.8

Honeywell

Senior Electrical Engineer

$118,903

 /yr
Range: $83K - $165K

$83K

$165K

$83,154 - $165,478 Range

Motorola Mobility
4.1

Motorola Mobility

Senior Electrical Engineer

$94,711

 /yr
Range: $80K - $125K

$80K

$125K

$80,370 - $124,973 Range

Bechtel
4.0

Bechtel

Senior Electrical Engineer

$146,843

 /yr
Range: $122K - $187K

$122K

$187K

$121,931 - $186,580 Range

Boeing
3.8

Boeing

Senior Electrical Engineer

$148,933

 /yr
Range: $107K - $183K

$107K

$183K

$107,258 - $183,248 Range

General Dynamics Electric Boat
3.3

General Dynamics Electric Boat

Senior Electrical Engineer

$97,544

 /yr
Range: $84K - $108K

$84K

$108K

$84,465 - $107,978 Range

Cummins
4.1

Cummins

Senior Electrical Engineer

$95,459

 /yr
Range: $79K - $120K

$79K

$120K

$78,712 - $120,398 Range

Medtronic
4.1

Medtronic

Senior Electrical Engineer

$111,248

 /yr
Range: $101K - $123K

$101K

$123K

$101,200 - $122,979 Range

Northrop Grumman
4.0

Northrop Grumman

Senior Electrical Engineer

$180,471

 /yr
Range: $99K - $203K

$99K

$203K

$98,507 - $203,238 Range

Schlumberger
3.9

Schlumberger

Senior Electrical Engineer

$124,559

 /yr
Range: $122K - $137K

$122K

$137K

$121,557 - $136,991 Range

AECOM
3.7

AECOM

Senior Electrical Engineer

$122,440

 /yr
Range: $105K - $144K

$105K

$144K

$105,276 - $143,585 Range

Collins Aerospace
3.8

Collins Aerospace

Senior Electrical Engineer

$106,983

 /yr
Range: $97K - $127K

$97K

$127K

$96,882 - $126,676 Range

BAE Systems USA
3.7

BAE Systems USA

Senior Electrical Engineer

$109,046

 /yr
Range: $92K - $129K

$92K

$129K

$92,181 - $128,570 Range

Schneider Electric
4.2

Schneider Electric

Senior Electrical Engineer

$96,694

 /yr
Range: $62K - $150K

$62K

$150K

$62,182 - $149,579 Range

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$163,000

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8 days ago by a Senior Electrical Engineer with more than 15 years of experience

$110,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Senior Electrical Engineer with 4 to 6 years of experience

$97,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Sr Electrical Engineer I with 4 to 6 years of experience

$107,000

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9 days ago by a Sr. Electrical Engineer with more than 15 years of experience

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$140,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Senior Electrical Engineer with 10 to 14 years of experience

$90,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Senior Electrical Engineer with 1 to 3 years of experience

$100,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

12 days ago by a Senior Electrical Engineer with 4 to 6 years of experience

$112,200

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$5,000/yr

13 days ago by a Sr. Electrical Engineer with 7 to 9 years of experience

$145,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$10,000/yr

13 days ago by a Sr. Electrical Engineer with more than 15 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Senior Electrical Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a Senior Electrical Engineer is $116,764 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Senior Electrical Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 2028 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Senior Electrical Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Senior Electrical Engineer in United States is $155,434 per year.

The lowest salary for a Senior Electrical Engineer in United States is $87,715 per year.

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