Research, design, develop, or test electronic components and systems for commercial, industrial, military, or scientific use employing knowledge of electronic theory and materials properties. Design electronic circuits and components for use in fields such as telecommunications, aerospace guidance and propulsion control, acoustics, or instruments and controls.
According to the US Department of Labor, there are 111,400 people employed as electronics engineers, except computer in the United States. The median annual salary is $104,820. Entry level employees earn approximately $73,630 per year and senior employees earn approximately $166,890 per year.
Estimates do not include other potential benefits such as health insurance, overtime pay, or retirement benefits that may be offered by employers.