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Electrical engineer salary in North Carolina

How much does an Electrical Engineer make in North Carolina?

Average base salary

as national average
Average $99,350
Low $73,677
High $133,967
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a electrical engineer is $99,350 per year in North Carolina. 572 salaries reported, updated at December 2, 2023

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Salaries by years of experience in North Carolina

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Less than 1 year
1 to 2 years
3 to 5 years
6 to 9 years
More than 10 years
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Top companies for Electrical Engineers in North Carolina

    43 reviews26 salaries reported
    $111,812per year
  2. $93,720per year
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Highest paying cities for Electrical Engineers near North Carolina

  1. Greenville, NC
    $109,409 per year
    112 salaries reported
  2. Spindale, NC
    $104,504 per year
    19 salaries reported
  3. Raleigh, NC
    $103,501 per year
    70 salaries reported
  1. Charlotte, NC
    $103,181 per year
    147 salaries reported
  2. Roseboro, NC
    $97,998 per year
    53 salaries reported
  3. Durham, NC
    $94,259 per year
    23 salaries reported
  1. Cary, NC
    $90,074 per year
    27 salaries reported
  2. Wilson, NC
    $88,680 per year
    23 salaries reported
  3. Gastonia, NC
    $87,968 per year
    37 salaries reported
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Where can an Electrical Engineer earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Electrical Engineers

Top skills
Systems Analysis
Top fields of study
Architectural Engineering Degree
Top licenses
Professional Engineer

More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

Top SkillsSalaryJob openingsCompanies
28 jobs47
696 jobs1,271
19 jobs25
130 jobs271
197 jobs278
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Most common benefits for Electrical Engineers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Adoption assistance
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Employee stock ownership plan
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Pet insurance
  • Professional development assistance
  • Profit sharing
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
  • Wellness program
  • Work from home
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 626 ratings

59% of Electrical Engineers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in North Carolina?


Job openings

Average $93,825 per year

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Common questions about salaries for an Electrical Engineer

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