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Power Systems Engineer Salary

$108,021 (USD)

Average Salary

$52/hr

Average Hourly

$3,900

Average Bonus

Last updated: November 21, 2019

The average pay for a Power Systems Engineer is $108,021 a year and $52 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Power Systems Engineer is between $75,715 and $134,178. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Power Systems Engineer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Develops and designs power system facilities and equipment and coordinates construction, operation, and maintenance of electric power generating, receiving, and distribution stations, transmission lines, and distribution systems and equipment.
  • Plans and engineers layout of generating plants, transmission and distribution lines, and receiving and distribution stations.
  • Directs preparation of, or prepares drawings and specific type of equipment and materials to be used in, construction and equipment installation.
  • Excludes paraprofessional positions.
Power Systems Engineer Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Electrical Engineers

Job family population: 186,490

Estimated population of Power Systems Engineer jobs: 6,410

Rate of error: 1.3%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$125,226
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Power Systems Engineer Job Listings for United States

Sr. Power Systems Engineer
Sep 27
Los Angeles, CA, USA
TRS Staffing
Sr. Power Systems Engineer We currently seek a high caliber Sr. Power Systems Engineer for a long-term basis within our client's team of experienced professionals. Based in Los Angeles, CA Job ...
Power System Protection Electrical Engineer (Relocate to Rapid City)
Nov 11
Denver, CO, USA
Black Hills Energy
Engineer and design protective relay settings and systems. * Create detailed control schematics ... Power Systems emphasis preferred. * Three or more years of experience in the design and ...
9305 Electrical Engineering Technician- Power Systems
Nov 13
Vancouver, WA, USA
APR Staffing
Power Systems Job #: 9305 Application Due Date: 2019-11-22 Location: Vancouver, WA Job Length ... Submit to engineer(s) for approval. * Broadcast approved questionnaire. * Compile results as ...
Electrical Engineer
Nov 16
Las Vegas, NV, USA
Delta Systems Engineering
We are consulting engineers serving industrial and water/wastewater utility clients in Arizona ... Power System Analysis software is required. · Working knowledge of the NEC, NFPA 70 E, and NFPA ...
Electrical Engineer (Commercial Building Power and Lighting Systems)
Nov 15
Sacramento, CA, USA
Electrical Engineering Consultants
... systems (power, lighting, voice/data, fire/security alarm and audio/video communications) per project scope of work, codes and standards. Maintain communication with clients and other engineering ...

The average pay for a Power Systems Engineer is $108,021 a year and $52 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Power Systems Engineer is between $75,715 and $134,178. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Power Systems Engineer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Sr. Power Systems Engineer
Sep 27
Los Angeles, CA, USA
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Sr. Power Systems Engineer We currently seek a high caliber Sr. Power Systems Engineer for a long-term basis within our client's team of experienced professionals. Based in Los Angeles, CA Job ...
Power System Protection Electrical Engineer (Relocate to Rapid City)
Nov 11
Denver, CO, USA
Black Hills Energy
Engineer and design protective relay settings and systems. * Create detailed control schematics ... Power Systems emphasis preferred. * Three or more years of experience in the design and ...
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