Electrical Engineer salary in Illinois

Average salary
Based on 497 income tax records
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The average total salary for a Electrical Engineer is $82,000 per year. This is based on data from 497 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Electrical Engineer and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Electrical Engineer salary can vary between $29,500 to $170,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Electrical Engineer salary by company

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Comed, Illinois
21 income tax records
$46K – $153K
Caterpillar, Illinois
10 income tax records
$88K – $174K
Hamilton Sundstrand Corp, Illinois
10 income tax records
$74K – $170K
Motorola Solutions, Illinois
12 income tax records
$30K – $124K
Sargent Lundy, Illinois
17 income tax records
$70K – $182K
Ameren Illinois Company, Illinois
11 income tax records
$40K – $106K
Ul, Illinois
16 income tax records
$25K – $153K

Electrical Engineer demographics in Illinois

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53% are single
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47% are married
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34% have kids
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54% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Electrical Engineers in Illinois

497 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a electrical engineer in Illinois is $82,000 per year. Electrical engineer salaries in Illinois can vary between $29,500 to $170,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 497 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as electrical engineer.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for electrical engineers in Illinois: Comed ($115,000 a year), Caterpillar ($114,500 a year), and Hamilton Sundstrand Corp ($100,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for electrical engineers in Illinois: Naperville, IL ($116,500 a year), Chicago, IL ($77,500 a year), and Rockford, IL ($77,500 a year).
Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.