Electrical Engineer Salary Information in Georgia

The average annual and hourly salaries for electrical engineers in the state of Georgia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of electrical engineers among Georgia cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Electrical Engineers in Georgia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$59,170
25th Percentile Wage
$71,800
50th Percentile Wage
$88,980
75th Percentile Wage
$107,460
90th Percentile Wage
$129,080

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for electrical engineers in Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $129,080. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $88,980. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $59,170.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of electrical engineers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$88,980
1.49% 6.43%
2016
$87,650
1.22% -
2015
$86,580
1.51% -
2014
$85,270
2.60% -
2013
$83,050
-0.25% -
2012
$83,260
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Electrical Engineers in Georgia Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of electrical engineers in some Georgia cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of electrical engineers in state of Georgia ranges from $67,740 to $104,140. The highest paying area for electrical engineers in Georgia is Savannah with a median annual salary of $104,140. The second highest paying city/area in Georgia State is Rome (mean annual salary $90,680). The lowest paying area is Albany with a median annual salary of $67,740.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Savannah
$104,140
Rome
$90,680
East Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$89,760
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta
$89,590
South Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$89,540
Warner Robins
$89,470
Athens-Clarke County
$87,620
Columbus
$84,190
Gainesville
$79,500
Middle Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$79,490
Macon
$77,840
North Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$71,490
Albany
$67,740




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