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What does an Electrical Engineer do?

Electrical Engineers are responsible for designing, building and maintaining electrical systems. This can involve working with mobile phone technology, navigation systems, robotics or wiring systems. Many Electrical Engineers also use Computer-Aided Design technology to create systems and other electrical devices and test them through simulation.

An Electrical Engineer can be employed in a range of roles in different industries. They might be working hands-on with electrical circuits or overseeing projects as a Project Manager.

Electrical Engineer Courses

There are 5 courses available for people who want to become a Electrical Engineer.

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How much does an Electrical Engineer earn?

In Australia, a full time Electrical Engineer generally earns $1,920 per week ($99,840 annual salary) before tax. This is a median figure for full-time employees and should be considered a guide only.

What are the job opportunities for Electrical Engineers?

Despite the industry experiencing a decline between 2014 and 2019, it is predicted that there will be a moderate growth in the number of Electrical Engineer roles over the coming years.

Source: Australian Government Job Outlook 2020

How do I become an Electrical Engineer?

To work as an Electrical Engineer, you will need to obtain a relevant tertiary qualification such as the Advanced Diploma of Applied Electrical Engineering. Most Electrical Engineers will also go on to complete postgraduate studies.

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Sourced from The Australian Apprenticeships & Traineeships Information Service (aapathways.com.au) funded by the Australian Government Department of Education and Training and MySkills.gov.au