Electrical engineer earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Electrical engineer salary by state

State Name Average Salary
North Carolina $99,810
North Dakota $99,470
Minnesota $99,420
Connecticut $99,340
Hawaii $99,340
Vermont $99,340
Nevada $99,040
Utah $99,040
Illinois $98,870
Oklahoma $98,850
West Virginia $98,630
Michigan $98,390
Iowa $97,410
Wyoming $97,340
Arizona $97,090
South Dakota $97,090
Missouri $96,840
Tennessee $96,630
Ohio $95,440
Indiana $95,420
Nebraska $95,100
Wisconsin $94,850
Maine $94,620
Kentucky $93,170
Mississippi $92,680
South Carolina $89,630
Florida $81,810
Kansas $79,890
Arkansas $79,640
Montana $79,640
Guam $78,180
Puerto Rico $57,420
California $127,220
Maryland $122,990
District of Columbia $120,700
Massachusetts $120,700
New Mexico $120,390
Washington $120,390
New Hampshire $108,460
Louisiana $104,040
Georgia $102,390
Idaho $102,080
Virginia $101,280
Delaware $101,070
Texas $100,870
New Jersey $100,800
Pennsylvania $100,590
Rhode Island $100,570
Alabama $100,440
New York $100,350
Colorado $100,290
Oregon $100,160
Alaska $100,030

How do electrical engineer salaries compare to similar careers?

Electrical engineers earn about the same as related careers in Virginia. On average, they make less than nanosystems engineers but more than mining and geological engineers.

Career Median Salary
Nanosystems engineer salary $128K
Biochemical engineer salary $128K
Operations research analyst salary $119K
Distance learning coordinator salary $112K
Electrical engineer salary $101K
Engineer salary $104K
Industrial designer salary $79K
Nuclear engineer salary $98K
Product safety engineer salary $97K
Mining and geological engineer salary $102K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)