How much does an Electrical Engineer IV make in the United States? The average Electrical Engineer IV salary in the United States is $129,766 as of July 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $119,419 and $140,388. 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. 

Recently searched related titles: Consultant Product Manager

Based on HR-reported data: a national average with a geographic differential
25% $119,419 10% $109,999 90% $150,060 75% $140,388 $129,766 50%(Median)
Change Search Criteria
Check out Electrical Engineer jobs in Virginia

Electrical Engineer, Lead (Electrical Engineer 4) - 6607

Huntington Ingalls Industries - Alexandria, VA

Electrical Engineer

Entegee - Bedford, VA

ELECTRICAL ENGINEER

Naval Facilities Engineering Command - Dahlgren, VA

ELECTRICAL ENGINEER

Naval Facilities Engineering Command - Norfolk, VA

Job Description for Electrical Engineer IV

Electrical Engineer IV designs, develops, and tests electrical equipment, components, or systems. Applies mathematical and engineering principles and methods to electrical system designs. Being an Electrical Engineer IV conducts research to produce design solutions, improvements, and new products. Demonstrates expertise in a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures to junior engineer. Additionally, Electrical Engineer IV requires a bachelor's degree of Electrical Engineering. Typically reports to a manager. Electrical Engineer IV is a specialist on complex technical and business matters. Work is highly independent. May assume a team lead role for the work group. To be an Electrical Engineer IV typically requires 7+ years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)... View full job description

Employers: Job Description Management Tool

See user submitted job responsibilities for Electrical Engineer IV.

Job Openings for Electrical Engineer IV
Those that have already made the climb...
Glyn A. Rodgers, President-Matrix PDM Engineering
Matrix Service Company provides engineering, fabrication, infrastructure, construction, and maintenance services primarily to the oil, gas, power, petrochemical, industrial, agricultural, and mining and minerals markets in the United States, Canada, and internationally. The company's Electrical Infrastructure segment o... More
Fiscal Year Ended in 2021
Not the job you're looking for? Search more salaries here:

Are you an HR manager or compensation specialist?

Salary.com's CompAnalyst platform offers:

  • Detailed skills and competency reports for specific positions
  • Job and employee pricing reports
  • Compensation data tools, salary structures, surveys and benchmarks.
Learn about CompAnalyst
City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
-2.6%
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 6.1%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.7%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 20.3%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
-0.7%

Take just three simple steps below to generate your own personalized salary report

Step 1 of 3

Understand the total compensation opportunity for an Electrical Engineer IV, base salary plus other pay elements

Average Base Salary

Core compensation

 
 
 
119419
140388
129766

Average Total Cash Compensation

Includes base and annual incentives

 
 
 
122678
148613
134460
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Electrical Engineer IV in the United States. The base salary for Electrical Engineer IV ranges from $119,419 to $140,388 with the average base salary of $129,766. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $122,678 to $148,613 with the average total cash compensation of $134,460.
Step 2 of 3

Discover how your pay is adjusted for skills, experience, and other factors

How much should you be paid?

For a real-time salary target, tell us more about your role in the four categories below.

119419
140388

 

Step 3 of 3

How much should you be paid?

View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Skills associated with Electrical Engineer IV: New Product Development, Computer-Aided Engineering (CAE) Software, FCC Standards, Design Optimization ...More

Salary estimation for Electrical Engineer IV at companies like : BRIGHT HORIZONS FAMILY SOLTN, DYCOM INDUSTRIES INC, EMCOR Group, Inc.

Jobs with a similar salary range to Electrical Engineer IV : Modeling Engineer, Cloud Engineer