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2021 Kentucky Electrical Engineers Salary Guide

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

Kentucky Electrical Engineers Salary 2021

Salary

$88.1K

Growth

7%

Bright Outlook

Bright

Green

No

How Much Do Electrical Engineers Make in Kentucky 2021?

Percentile 10% 25% 50% (Median) 75% 90%
Annual Wage $57,490 $69,640 $88,100 $105,190 $126,430
Hourly Wage $27.64 $33.48 $42.36 $50.57 $60.79

How Much Do Electrical Engineers Make in Kentucky 2021?

Percentile
10%
25%
50% (Median)
75%
90%
Annual Wage
$57,490
$69,640
$88,100
$105,190
$126,430
Hourly Wage
$27.64
$33.48
$42.36
$50.57
$60.79

What Do Electrical Engineers Do?

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

Also known as:

Circuits Engineer, Design Engineer, Electrical Controls Engineer, Electrical Design Engineer, Electrical Engineer, Electrical Project Engineer, Instrumentation and Electrical Reliability Engineer (I&E Reliability Engineer), Power Systems Engineer, Project Engineer, Test Engineer

  • Operate computer systems.
  • Create electrical schematics.
  • Confer with technical personnel to prepare designs or operational plans.
  • Discuss designs or plans with clients.
  • Design structures or facilities.
  • Survey land or bodies of water to measure or determine features.
  • Maintain electronic equipment.
  • Design electrical equipment or systems.
  • Direct construction activities.
  • Direct installation activities.
  • Direct equipment maintenance or repair activities.
  • Prepare operational reports.
  • Investigate system, equipment, or product failures.
  • Estimate technical or resource requirements for development or production projects.
  • Direct industrial production activities.
  • Inspect operational processes.
  • Devise research or testing protocols.
  • Design energy-efficient equipment or systems.
  • Design energy production or management equipment or systems.
  • Estimate technical or resource requirements for development or production projects.
  • Design electrical equipment or systems.
  • Estimate operational costs.
  • Prepare project budgets.
  • Supervise engineering or other technical personnel.
  • Train personnel on proper operational procedures.
  • Test products for functionality or quality.
  • Design alternative energy systems.
  • Design energy-efficient equipment or systems.

Electrical Engineers Job Outlook in Kentucky

Location 2020 Employment 2030 Employment Percent change Annual projected job openings
Kentucky 1,980 2,110 7% 150
United States 188,000 200,700 7% 13,700

Electrical Engineers Job Outlook in Kentucky

Location
2020 Employment
2030 Employment
Percent change
Annual projected job openings
Kentucky
1,980
2,110
7%
150
United States
188,000
200,700
7%
13,700

Electrical Engineers Schooling & Experience

  • Bachelor's degree
  • No work experience
  • No on-the-job training

Electrical Engineers Schools in Kentucky

School Program Name Location Length / Graduates
University of Kentucky Electrical and Electronics Engineering. Lexington, KY 4 years: 1
4 years: 42
Less than one year: 1
More than 4 years: 7
More than 4 years: 9
University of Louisville Electrical and Electronics Engineering. Louisville, KY 4 years: 58
More than 4 years: 23
More than 4 years: 4
Western Kentucky University Electrical and Electronics Engineering. Bowling Green, KY 4 years: 27

Electrical Engineers Schools in Kentucky

School
Program Name
Location
Length / Graduates
Electrical and Electronics Engineering.
Lexington, KY
4 years: 1
4 years: 42
Less than one year: 1
More than 4 years: 7
More than 4 years: 9
Electrical and Electronics Engineering.
Louisville, KY
4 years: 58
More than 4 years: 23
More than 4 years: 4
Electrical and Electronics Engineering.
Bowling Green, KY
4 years: 27

Electrical Engineers Jobs in Kentucky.

Job Title Company Location Date Posted Federal Contractor
Controls Engineer Actalent Louisville, Kentucky 10/19/2021 Yes
Controls Engineering Technician Kobe Aluminum Automotive Products Bowling Green, Kentucky 10/19/2021 No
Electrical Engineer Actalent Cynthiana, Kentucky 10/19/2021 Yes
Engineering and Maintenance Manager Tyson Foods Alexandria, Kentucky 10/19/2021 Yes
Field Service Team Leader Actalent Louisville, Kentucky 10/19/2021 Yes
HVAC Design Intern Trane Technologies Lexington, Kentucky 10/19/2021 Yes
Maintenance Supervisor Harbor Group Management Lexington, Kentucky 10/19/2021 No
Maintenance Supervisor Amentum Richmond, Kentucky 10/19/2021 Yes
Maintenance Supervisor Amentum Richmond, Kentucky 10/19/2021 Yes
Maintenance Supervisor Amentum Richmond, Kentucky 10/19/2021 Yes

Electrical Engineers Jobs in Kentucky.

Job Title
Company
Location
Date Posted
Federal Contractor
Actalent
Louisville, Kentucky
10/19/2021
Yes
Kobe Aluminum Automotive Products
Bowling Green, Kentucky
10/19/2021
No
Actalent
Cynthiana, Kentucky
10/19/2021
Yes
Tyson Foods
Alexandria, Kentucky
10/19/2021
Yes
Actalent
Louisville, Kentucky
10/19/2021
Yes
Trane Technologies
Lexington, Kentucky
10/19/2021
Yes
Harbor Group Management
Lexington, Kentucky
10/19/2021
No
Amentum
Richmond, Kentucky
10/19/2021
Yes
Amentum
Richmond, Kentucky
10/19/2021
Yes
Amentum
Richmond, Kentucky
10/19/2021
Yes

Electrical Engineers Salary Guide 2021

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