Electrical Engineer Jobs in California

Create and plan electrical components for buildings or other construction projects. Electrical engineers perform feasibility studies and engineering calculations to determine a set of specifications for the manufacture, installation, and testing of electrical equipment. They manage the electrical design phase of drawing reviews and work with project managers to identify and fulfill projects’ electrical requirements.

Electrical engineers are responsible for developing plans to maximize electrical power efficiency. They may prepare reports about electrical capacity for particular electrical equipment or determine specifications for wires, switches, etc. If the electrical components of the structure or system malfunction, electrical engineers are responsible for identifying— and sometimes resolving— the issue.

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Senior Electrical Engineer

  • Leidos
  • El Segundo, CA
  • 2 days ago

Perform studies for power systems modeling, power flow, short circuit, protection devices coordination, arc flash, and related engineering tasks including low voltage power distribution (208V, 240V,...

Electrical Engineer/Designer

  • Irvine, CA
  • 2 days ago

Electrical Engineer/Designer PEAK Technical Staffing USA Irvine, CA Full-Time Job Details Company Overview favorite_border P-SC-001 PEAK is looking for an Electrical Engineer/Designer for a Mechanical...

Electrical Design Engineer II - IV

  • Syska Hennessy
  • San Diego, CA
  • 2 days ago

Job Description: Job Responsibilities As an Electrical Engineer, you will interact with clients, contractors, architects, and other project team members....

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Electrical Design Engineer

  • Maxeon
  • San Jose, CA
  • 18 hours ago

Join us in POWERING POSITIVE CHANGE SUMMARY OF THE ROLE: Maxeon is seeking an Electrical Engineer to join a team developing plasma-enhanced chemical vapor deposition (PECVD) equipment....

Electrical Engineer Substation- Remote Option

  • CDM Smith
  • Los Angeles, CA
  • 1 day ago

Job Title: Electrical Engineer 8 (Substation- Remote Option) Group: IND Certification/License Requirements: Professional Engineer Employment Type: Regular Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in...

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Job Title: Electrical Engineer 8 (Substation- Remote Option) Group: IND Certification/License Requirements: Professional Engineer Employment Type: Regular Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in...

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Responsibilities As an Electrical Engineer, this position will offer you the opportunity to utilize and expand your academic background in Electrical Engineering....

Electrical Engineer Substation- Remote Option

  • CDM Smith
  • Walnut Creek, CA
  • 1 day ago

Job Title: Electrical Engineer 8 (Substation- Remote Option) Group: IND Certification/License Requirements: Professional Engineer Employment Type: Regular Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in...

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Electrical Engineer Substation- Remote Option

  • CDM Smith
  • San Diego, CA
  • 1 day ago

Job Title: Electrical Engineer 8 (Substation- Remote Option) Group: IND Certification/License Requirements: Professional Engineer Employment Type: Regular Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in...

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Electrical Engineer Substation-Remote Option

  • CDM Smith
  • Carlsbad, CA
  • 1 day ago

Job Title: Electrical Engineer 6 (Substation-Remote Option) Group: IND Certification/License Requirements: Professional Engineer Employment Type: Regular Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in...

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Lead Electrical Engineer

  • Arc Boat Company
  • Los Angeles, CA
  • 6 hours ago

Lead Electrical Engineer Arc Boat Company Los Angeles, CA Full-Time Apply on company site Job Details favorite_border What Were Building Our vision is to electrify all waterborne vessels, and we're...

Minimum qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent practical experience 3 years of experience with electrical power distribution concepts 1 year of experience in using...

Coach, mentor, and assist and support junior personnel within the electrical engineering team....

Coach, mentor, and assist and support junior personnel within the electrical engineering team....

Coach, mentor, and assist and support junior personnel within the electrical engineering team....

Demographic Data for California

Moving to California? Find some basic demographic data about California below.


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Salary for Electrical Engineer Jobs in California

This is the average annual salary for Electrical Engineer jobs in California as reported by the BLS.

$95,780

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Electrical Engineer positions

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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Electrical Engineer positions.

Highest Education Level

Electrical Engineers in California offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (38.7%)
  • Master's Degree (20.1%)
  • High School or GED (14.4%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (14.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (8.9%)
  • Doctorate Degree (2.0%)
  • Some College (1.0%)
  • Some High School (0.8%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Electrical Engineers in California
  • 1-2 years (36.9%)
  • 10+ years (18.8%)
  • 2-4 years (16.2%)
  • 6-8 years (12.8%)
  • Less than 1 year (7.9%)
  • 4-6 years (4.3%)
  • None (2.7%)
  • 8-10 years (0.4%)

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