Electrical Designer I Salary in Chicago, Illinois

How much does an Electrical Designer I make in Chicago, IL? The average Electrical Designer I salary in Chicago, IL is $60,374 as of September 26, 2019, but the range typically falls between $44,705 and $72,397. 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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Skills Associated with Electrical Designer I: Schematic Capture, Circuit Design, Building Codes

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Electrical Designer I designs and develops layouts for electrical circuits or systems for power distribution. Assists in the production of detailed schematics. Being an Electrical Designer I requires basic knowledge of electrical equipment and local building codes. May require a bachelor's degree in a related area. Additionally, Electrical Designer I typically reports to a supervisor or manager. To be an Electrical Designer I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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