Electrical Engineer Salary

The average salary for a Electrical Engineer in the UK is:


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Electrical Engineer Salary Comparison

In 2008, the average salary for this job was £25,828.

The average salary in 2009 was £33,902, based on 73 respondents (a difference of 31% from the 2008 figure.

The average salary in 2010 was £32,324, based on 90 respondents (a difference of -5% from the 2009 figure.

The average salary in 2011 was £31,104, based on 65 respondents (a difference of -4% from the 2010 figure.

The average salary in 2012 was £36,993, based on 41 respondents (a difference of 19% from the 2011 figure.

The median salary for a Electrical Engineer based on all salary survey responses is: £30,000

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About the Salary Survey Data in this survey is based on over 368,000 individual salary records. The date period for which job information was gathered varies, but is usually between 2008 - 2012. For precise date related information, custom reports may be ordered with greater granularity. Working 8 hours a day, 250 days of the year, the data suggests the hourly rate for Electrical Engineer is £16.89.

Assorted Electrical Engineer Salary Information

£30,000South East21-September-16
£35,000South East30-March-15
£27,000North West26-October-14
£32,000South East7-June-14
£32,000South East7-June-14
£30,000North West7-June-13
Chart to the right shows ten most recent raw datapoints. Outlying points may be discarded.
Graph of Electrical Engineer salary data

Electrical Engineer Salary By UK Region

£25,680Yorkshire and North East
£33,500North West
£35,378South East
£26,934South West
£42,000East of England
£20,000Northern Ireland

With regard to age and impact on salary for a Electrical Engineer, a statistical average weighting (that is based on how salary varies by age and not for a specific job which may vary considerably) suggests these figures: £25,332 for a worker in their 20s, £33,101 (30s), £39,181 (40s) and £39,181 (50s).
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The average salary figure above for a Electrical Engineer is considered highly likely to be representative of the UK market average due to the high number of respondents who had this exact job title.

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