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Electronics Engineer salary in United States

How much does an Electronics Engineer make in the United States?

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The average salary for a electronics engineer is $94,759 per year in the United States. 1.9k salaries reported, updated at May 19, 2022.

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Salaries by years of experience in the United States

Years of experiencePer year
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 Electronics Engineers in United States

  1. TAG
    152 reviews24 salaries reported
    $145,388per year
  2. $126,717per year
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Highest paying cities for Electronics Engineers in United States

  1. Sunnyvale, CA
    $115,750 per year
    10 salaries reported
  2. Washington, DC
    $109,595 per year
    9 salaries reported
  3. Boston, MA
    $108,065 per year
    11 salaries reported
  1. El Segundo, CA
    $107,390 per year
    33 salaries reported
  2. San Diego, CA
    $101,257 per year
    31 salaries reported
  3. Marlborough, MA
    $100,950 per year
    543 salaries reported
  1. Dallas, TX
    $98,684 per year
    7 salaries reported
  2. Livermore, CA
    $98,196 per year
    5 salaries reported
  3. San Antonio, TX
    $92,066 per year
    5 salaries reported
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Where can an Electronics Engineer earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Electronics Engineers

Most recommended skill

Surface Mount Technologyearn +35.03% more

The jobs requiring this skill have increase by 43.59% since 2018. Electronics Engineers with this skill earn +35.03% more than the average base salary, which is $94,759 per year.

Job Trend
YearNumber of job openings on Indeed requiring this skillChange from previous year
201242increase by 42
2013224increase by 433.33%
2014100decrease by 55.36%
2015131increase by 31.00%
2016165increase by 25.95%
201777decrease by 53.33%
201839decrease by 49.35%
201956increase by 43.59%

Top companies hiring Electronics Engineers with the recommended skill

Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory
Southwest Microwave Inc
DBSI Services
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More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

Top SkillsSalaryJob openingsCompanies
93 jobs101
19 jobs22
5 jobs7
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Most common benefits for Electronics Engineers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Relocation assistance
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 103 ratings

56% of Electronics 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 United States?

Electrical Engineer

53,285 job openings

Average $86,787 per year

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