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 areas 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$56,070
25th Percentile Wage
$70,230
50th Percentile Wage
$87,650
75th Percentile Wage
$104,620
90th Percentile Wage
$126,200

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 $126,200. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $87,650. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $56,070.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26.95
25th Percentile Wage
$33.76
50th Percentile Wage
$42.14
75th Percentile Wage
$50.30
90th Percentile Wage
$60.68

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for electrical engineers in Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $60.68. The median hourly salary is $42.14. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $26.95.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of electrical engineers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201687,6501.22%5.01%
201586,5801.51%-
201485,2702.60%-
201383,050-0.25%-
201283,260--

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 $58,730 to $103,900. The highest paying area for electrical engineers in Georgia is Savannah with a median annual salary of $103,900. The second highest paying city/area in Georgia State is South Georgia nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $91,920). The lowest paying area is Albany with a median annual salary of $58,730.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Savannah
$103,900
South Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$91,920
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta
$87,930
Athens-Clarke County
$87,750
Warner Robins
$87,430
Middle Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$79,490
Macon
$78,480
North Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$63,100
Albany
$58,730


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