Electrical Engineer Jobs in Chicago, IL

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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Schaumburg, IL (23 miles from Chicago, IL)
NETA Field Service Technician/Engineer-Electrical Testing Job Juncture Schaumburg, Illinois See More Results Description NETA Field Service Technician/Engineer-Electrical Testing/Maintenance Our...
2 days ago
Planet Forward - Chicago, IL
Electrical Design Engineer Location : Chicago, IL Industry : Electrical Supply & Manufacturing Job Type : Direct hire, full time Salary : Negotiable A leader in electric power systems is looking...
4 days ago
Burns & McDonnell - Chicago, IL
Senior Electrical Engineer - Substation (Chicago) By aligning individual passions withopportunities, Burns & McDonnell provides unbridled professional growth forthe best talent in the industry....
5 days ago
Sargent & Lundy, LLC - Chicago, IL
experience: Internship or work experience in performing power analysis, preferably within the power industry Experience performing transient analysis of power systems using software such as ETAP or SKM...
6 days ago
Burns McDonnell - Chicago, IL
Our Transmission & Distribution global practice is looking for an Electrical Engineer in our downtown Chicago office to serve as a lead engineer on telecommunications projects....
9 days ago
Burns McDonnell - Chicago, IL
By aligning individual passions withopportunities, Burns & McDonnell provides unbridled professional growth forthe best talent in the industry. Burns & McDonnell is seeking an ElectricalEngineer...
9 days ago
Burns McDonnell - Chicago, IL
Distribution Engineer forelectric utility design engineering. This position will provide development anddesign services on 2.4kV to 34.5kV overhead and underground utilitydistribution projects....
11 days ago
Primera - Chicago, IL
Youll also assist with the review of electrical shop drawings and offer your opinion of probably cost for Division 26 equipment and systems....
12 days ago
CannonDesign - Chicago, IL
Assist in the review and markup of shop drawing submittals. Recommend ways to improve process, quality and coordination efforts....
12 days ago
Komatsu America Corp - Chicago, IL
Komatsu is an indispensable partner to the construction, mining, forestry, forklift, and industrial machinery markets, maximizing value for customers through innovative solutions. With a diverse...
25 days ago
Sargent & Lundy, L.L.C. - Chicago, IL
Sargent & Lundy delivers comprehensive project servicesfrom consulting, design and implementation to construction management, commissioning and operations/maintenancewith an emphasis on quality and...
25 days ago
Sargent & Lundy, L.L.C. - Chicago, IL
Sargent & Lundy delivers comprehensive project servicesfrom consulting, design and implementation to construction management, commissioning and operations/maintenancewith an emphasis on quality and...
25 days ago
Elmhurst, IL (14 miles from Chicago, IL)
We are seeking a hands-on strategic thought leader to take part in the growth and maturing of this company: Senior Electrical Engineer/Project Manager Responsibilities: Hands-on management of teams...
28 days ago
SC Electric Company - Chicago, IL
JOB SUMMARY As part of the Sales Operations organization, the Sales Support team members are the primary liaison between the outside sales force and production operations for all S&C's...
30+ days ago
Industrial Chemicals Manufacturing - Hammond, IN (19 miles from Chicago, IL)
Plant Electrical Engineer - $90-100K + Bonus - Industrial Chemicals Manufacturing (Will consider Primary Metals Foundry, Chemicals, Pulp & Paper, Mining & Minerals, Oil & Gas Refinery) - Lead small...
30+ days ago

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Salary for Electrical Engineer Jobs in Chicago, IL

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

$73,058

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Electrical Engineers in Chicago, IL offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (37.7%)
  • Master's Degree (20.0%)
  • High School or GED (15.2%)
  • Vocational or Certification (14.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (8.9%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.9%)
  • Some College (0.9%)
  • Some High School (0.8%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Electrical Engineers in Chicago, IL
  • 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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