Salary for Electronics Engineers

Also known as:  Antenna Engineer, Circuit Design Engineer, Electronic Design Automation Engineer, Electronic Engineer, Electronic Parts Designer, Telecommunication Engineer helps science and professional engineers find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations.

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Individuals employed as electronics engineers who do not work with computers may design circuitry and electronic components for devices in the private and government sectors. Their work can be applied to fields as varied as telecommunications, acoustics, and aerospace guidance. They may speak with consumers, vendors, technicians, engineers and others to develop projects and products that are useful for the end user. Additionally, these professionals may provide technical support and advice for devices and prototypes, and suggest modifications to reduce cost, service requirements, environmental costs, or to improve system capabilities. Generally, a Bachelor's degree is required for this position.

An Electronics Engineer gets salaries on a scale from 72000 - 108000 depending on the level of seniority. Electronics Engineers, Except Computer can receive an average compensation of Ninety One Thousand Five Hundred dollars per annum.

Electronics Engineers, Except Computer are compensated highest in the District of Columbia, where they get an average salary rate of near $108640. Employees who work in this career can obtain the highest compensation in Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services, where they receive pay levels, on average, of $101900.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 18.11 percent nationwide in that time.
Electronics Engineers tend to make the most in the following industries
Public Administration $101,900
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services $95,600
Manufacturing $93,570
Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction $93,320
Management of Companies and Enterprises $90,500
Construction $89,900
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Retail Trade $79,870
Transportation and Warehousing $81,290
Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services $81,860
Other Services (except Public Administration) $83,820
Information $85,890
Utilities $86,500