Research, design, develop, test, or supervise the manufacturing and installation of electrical equipment, components, or systems for commercial, industrial, military, or scientific use.


There are 1,970 people currently employed as Electrical Engineers with a potential for 213 new job openings in the next 5 years.


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Suggested Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities


Salary for current and related occupations

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Recruiters and hiring managers typically seek candidates with at least a Bachelor's degree when filling this role. Below is a list of schools where you can pursue additional credentials for specialization, if required.