How much does an Electrical Engineer V make in the United States? The average Electrical Engineer V salary in the United States is $148,554 as of May 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $134,144 and $159,952. 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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25% $134,144 10% $121,025 90% $170,329 75% $159,952 $148,554 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Electrical Engineer V

Electrical Engineer V is responsible for the design, development, and testing of electrical equipment, components, or systems. Applies mathematical and engineering principles and methods to electrical system designs. Being an Electrical Engineer V studies new technologies and researches innovative solutions and product designs. May work with research teams to identify needs or resolve problems. Additionally, Electrical Engineer V requires a bachelor's degree of Electrical Engineering. Typically reports to a manager. The Electrical Engineer V works on advanced, complex technical projects or business issues requiring state of the art technical or industry knowledge. 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. To be an Electrical Engineer V typically requires 10+ years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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