How much does an Electrical Engineer V make in the United States? The average Electrical Engineer V salary in the United States is $169,247 as of June 27, 2024, but the range typically falls between $154,592 and $181,274. 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. 

Electrical Engineer V Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Electrical Engineer V Salary $141,250 US June 27, 2024
25th Percentile Electrical Engineer V Salary $154,592 US June 27, 2024
50th Percentile Electrical Engineer V Salary $169,247 US June 27, 2024
75th Percentile Electrical Engineer V Salary $181,274 US June 27, 2024
90th Percentile Electrical Engineer V Salary $192,224 US June 27, 2024
25% $154,592 10% $141,250 90% $192,224 75% $181,274 $169,247 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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What skills does an Electrical Engineer V need?

Each competency has five to ten behavioral assertions that can be observed, each with a corresponding performance level (from one to five) that is required for a particular job.

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Analysis: Analysis is the process of considering something carefully or using statistical methods in order to understand it or explain it.

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Futures: Futures are derivative financial contracts obligating the buyer to purchase an asset or the seller to sell an asset at a predetermined future date and set price.

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CAD: Computer-aided design is the use of computers to aid in the creation, modification, analysis, or optimization of a design. This software is used to increase the productivity of the designer

Analysis 8.15%
Futures 2.88%
CAD 1.53%
Others 87.44%
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Job Description for Electrical Engineer V

Electrical Engineer V designs, develops, and tests electrical equipment, components, circuits, or systems. Applies mathematical and engineering principles and methods to designs. Being an Electrical Engineer V performs extensive testing and validation of designs to ensure reliability, performance, and safety standards are achieved. Conducts research and studies new technologies to innovate and design solutions or products. Additionally, Electrical Engineer V typically requires a master's degree in electrical engineering. Typically reports to a manager. The Electrical Engineer V works autonomously. Goals are generally communicated in "solution" or project goal terms. May provide a leadership role for the work group through knowledge in the area of specialization. Works on advanced, complex technical projects or business issues requiring state of the art technical or industry knowledge. To be an Electrical Engineer V typically requires 10+ years of related experience. (Copyright 2024 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Career Path for Electrical Engineer V

A career path is a sequence of jobs that leads to your short- and long-term career goals. Some follow a linear career path within one field, while others change fields periodically to achieve career or personal goals.

For Electrical Engineer V, the first career path typically progresses to Signal & Image Processing Engineer VI.

Additionally, the second career path typically starts with an Electrical Engineer VI position, and then progresses to Electrical Engineering Supervisor I.

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Electrical Engineer V salary varies from city to city. Compared with national average salary of Electrical Engineer V, the highest Electrical Engineer V salary is in San Francisco, CA, where the Electrical Engineer V salary is 25.0% above. The lowest Electrical Engineer V salary is in Miami, FL, where the Electrical Engineer V salary is 3.5% lower than national average salary.

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
-3.5%
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 4.9%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.1%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 16.8%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
-1.3%

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