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Electrical engineer salary in Modesto, CA

How much does an Electrical Engineer make in Modesto, CA?

Average base salary

above national average
Average $120,697
Low $81,981
High $177,697
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a electrical engineer is $120,697 per year in Modesto, CA. 8 salaries reported, updated at February 8, 2023

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Salaries by years of experience in Modesto, CA

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3 to 5 years
6 to 9 years
More than 10 years
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Top companies for Electrical Engineers in Modesto, CA

  1. McDermott
    2,695 reviews11 salaries reported
    $240,426per year
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Highest paying cities for Electrical Engineers near Modesto, CA

  1. San Francisco, CA
    $124,369 per year
    111 salaries reported
  2. Pasadena, CA
    $121,031 per year
    11 salaries reported
  3. Cupertino, CA
    $109,009 per year
    13 salaries reported
  1. Anaheim, CA
    $107,060 per year
    18 salaries reported
  2. San Diego, CA
    $106,637 per year
    203 salaries reported
  3. San Jose, CA
    $103,123 per year
    88 salaries reported
  1. Compton, CA
    $98,404 per year
    6 salaries reported
  2. Los Angeles, CA
    $97,661 per year
    206 salaries reported
  3. Hollister, CA
    $92,366 per year
    5 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 Modesto, CA?


122 job openings

Average $86,295 per year

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Common questions about salaries for an Electrical Engineer

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