ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY

  • Earn an associate’s degree in under two years
  • Starting salary up to $41K
  • Over 1,600 jobs available in SC

Electrical Engineering Technology

What is Electrical Engineering Technology?

Electrical engineering technicians help engineers design and develop equipment that is powered by electricity. If you like tinkering with electronics and working with a team, a career in electrical engineering technology could be right for you!

How Much Money Do Electrical Engineering Technicians Make?

This technical profession pays quite well. The average electrical engineering technician in South Carolina earns a salary of $65,470 per year. With just a two year degree required, you should consider starting a career in electrical engineering technology! Get the training you need at York Technical College in Rock Hill, SC.

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Potential Salary90%
90%

Established electrical engineering techs can make over $79,000/year*

Average Salary80%
80%

Average salary for electrical engineering techs in SC is $65,470/year

Starting Salary60%
60%

Typical starting salary for electrical engineering techs is around $41,000/year

Degree Requirement70%
70%

Most electrical engineering technician jobs require an associate’s degree

Time Commitment70%
70%

You can earn an associate’s in electrical engineering technology in under two years

Job Availability70%
70%

Over 1,600 electrical engineering technology jobs are available in South Carolina

Job Security70%
70%

This career has a 2% projected growth rate through 2030*

Salary info and other data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics and Salary.com
* Denotes info based on nation-wide statistics

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NO COST TUITION

Continuing in spring 2023, York Technical College will offer students college at no costs for tuition and fees. Students may choose from over 100 programs, offered in variety of flexible course and scheduling options, that lead to rewarding careers.

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