Electrical and Electronics Engineer Salary in Sector of Health Care and Social Assistance

The salary statistics of electrical and electronics engineers in the industry sector of health care and social assistance are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare electrical and electronics engineer salaries in different industries within the health care and social assistance sector.

Average Annual Salary of Electrical and Electronics Engineers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$56,240
25th Percentile Wage
$66,510
50th Percentile Wage
$85,850
75th Percentile Wage
$109,640
90th Percentile Wage
$128,550

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for electrical and electronics engineers in the industry sector of health care and social assistance. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) electrical and electronics engineers is $128,550. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $85,850. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid electrical and electronics engineers is $56,240.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of electrical and electronics engineers in the industry sector of health care and social assistance from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201685,850-6.27%3.48%
201591,2300.18%-
201491,0704.07%-
201387,3605.15%-
201282,860--

Compare Electrical and Electronics Engineer Salary in Different Industries within the Health Care and Social Assistance Sector

The average salaries of electrical and electronics engineers in five industries in the health care and social assistance sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for electrical and electronics engineer occupations is the ambulatory health care services industry with an annual salary $96,660. The lowest paying industry is the hospitals - privately owned industry (annual salary $80,600). For detailed electrical and electronics engineer salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Ambulatory Health Care Services
$96,660
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals
$85,240
Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)
$84,410
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned
$81,010
Hospitals - Privately owned
$80,600

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].




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