Electrical Engineering Manager Salary in the United States

How much does an Electrical Engineering Manager make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for an Electrical Engineering Manager in the United States is $72 as of May 31, 2019, but the range typically falls between $65 and $82. Hourly rate 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Electrical Engineering Manager manages electrical engineering activities within an organization. Implements and maintains policies and procedures for designing, testing, installing, and maintaining electronic equipment or devices. Being an Electrical Engineering Manager reviews and approves new or revised designs, testing or installation procedures. Ensures engineering projects are properly staffed and milestones are achieved. Additionally, Electrical Engineering Manager provides guidance and professional development to team of engineers. Requires a bachelor's degree of electrical engineering. Typically reports to a head of a unit/department. The Electrical Engineering Manager typically manages through subordinate managers and professionals in larger groups of moderate complexity. Provides input to strategic decisions that affect the functional area of responsibility. May give input into developing the budget. Capable of resolving escalated issues arising from operations and requiring coordination with other departments. To be an Electrical Engineering Manager typically requires 3+ years of managerial experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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