Electrical engineers design, and evaluate the manufacture,
electronic components, equipment and systems. 1 Electrical
transformers, switches, electrical appliances and types of generators,
and are considered in fields involving communications, radar,
Precision is a very regarded value for an electrical engineer. The
creative and initiating, and must be perspective in dealing with work
technicality. Work is mostly done indoors in offices, labs, and
factories. Teamwork is essential, as work is often compared with
education is a must. Computers are used often to learn applications
PAY AND OUTLOOK
of employment. Starting salaries range from $805 to $3,810 per
month. Experience will land you from $1,295 to $4,980 per month,
and top ranges $1,510 to $5,199 per month. (California pay) Starting
salaries for national outlook are $2,000 to $3,175, experience $3,700 to
$4,965, and top can be $4,400 to $8,800 per month. 1 Little change
in growth is predicted for California in the years to come.
Opportunities are higher for those who can maintain a technological
faster than average growth is expected in future years.
A bachelor of science degree in electrical engineering,
Council for Professional development is the best preparation for
thisfield. 2 A aster s degree is highly recommended. A keen
needed. A knowledge of tools, machinery and electrical equipment
also helps. Related occupations include electrical safety engineers.
conditions. Also related are fiber-optic engineers, inventors, and
highway electrical engineers.
science, and I am always interested in how things work and function.
I like how engineering is an exact concept. I like precision and
accuracy, and how the jobs are hands on and are never repetitive. The
pay is good and livable, and you do not have to spend an eternity
headaches may occur often. Much math and science needs to be
learned, and science is sometimes complex, because, well, it s science.
Patience must be a virtue in dealing with science, and my patience
that there are more advantages than not. I have always excelled at
math, and most math is pretty simple to me. I am always analyzing
occurrences, so many of the characteristics that fall under this field can
consider going into this field, and also believe that this field would
achieving a task in which I had a lot of involvement with. I am glad I
was able to research this field, as I have gained much knowledge and