Salary Range
  • New York State $71,410-$130,070 per year
  • Central New York $74,140-$117,140 per year
  • Finger Lakes $70,510-$118,900 per year
  • Hudson Valley $70,630-$133,110 per year
  • Long Island $71,300-$136,920 per year
  • Mohawk Valley $70,990-$125,120 per year
  • New York City $71,110-$136,420 per year
  • North Country $66,260-$108,060 per year
  • Southern Tier $72,520-$118,960 per year
  • Western New York $72,860-$120,850 per year
Example Job Titles
  • Circuits Engineer
  • Design Engineer
  • Electrical Controls Engineer
  • Electrical Design Engineer
  • Electrical Engineer
  • Electrical Project Engineer
  • Instrumentation and Electrical Reliability Engineer (I&E Reliability Engineer)
  • Power Systems Engineer
  • Project Engineer
  • Test Engineer
Jobs with Transferable Skills
  • Aerospace Engineers
  • Computer Hardware Engineers
  • Electronics Engineers Except Computer
  • Energy Engineers
  • Fire-Prevention and Protection Engineers
  • Industrial Engineers
  • Logistics Engineers
  • Mechanical Engineers
  • Photonics Engineers
  • Validation Engineers
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Job Type:

Electrical Engineers

Typical Education:

Bachelor's Degree

  • Active Listening
  • Complex Problem Solving
  • Critical Thinking
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Writing
Typical Tasks:
  1. Operate computer-assisted engineering or design software or equipment to perform engineering tasks.
  2. Prepare technical drawings, specifications of electrical systems, or topographical maps to ensure that installation and operations conform to standards and customer requirements.
  3. Confer with engineers, customers, or others to discuss existing or potential engineering projects or products.
  4. Design, implement, maintain, or improve electrical instruments, equipment, facilities, components, products, or systems for commercial, industrial, or domestic purposes.
  5. Direct or coordinate manufacturing, construction, installation, maintenance, support, documentation, or testing activities to ensure compliance with specifications, codes, or customer requirements.
Training Opportunities
A day in the life offshore - Electrical Lead | Trident Energy