How much does an Electrical Engineer IV make in San Jose, CA? The average Electrical Engineer IV salary in San Jose, CA is $152,323 as of August 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $140,582 and $166,603. 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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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 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description

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