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Employers of Electrical Engineering majors in AR

Electrical engineers design, develop, test, and supervise the manufacturing of electrical equipment, such as electric motors, radar and navigation systems, communications systems, and power generation equipment. Electronics engineers design and develop electronic equipment, such as broadcast and communications systems—from portable music players to global positioning systems (GPS). Electrical and electronics engineers work primarily in research and development industries, engineering services firms, manufacturing, and the federal government. Electrical and electronics engineers generally work indoors in offices. However, they may have to visit sites to observe a problem or a piece of complex equipment. Electrical and electronics engineers must have a bachelor’s degree. Employers also value practical experience, so participation in cooperative engineering programs, in which students earn academic credit for structured work experience, is valuable as well. The median annual wage for electrical engineers was $87,920 in May 2012. The median annual wage for electronics engineers was $91,820 in May 2012. Employment of electrical and electronics engineers is projected to grow 4 percent from 2012 to 2022, slower than the average for all occupations. Job growth is expected because of electrical and electronics engineers’ versatility in developing and applying emerging technologies.

Electrical Engineers

Electrical engineers design, develop, test, and supervise the manufacturing of electrical equipment, such as electric motors, radar and navigation systems, communications systems, and power generation equipment. Electronics engineers design and develop electronic equipment, including broadcast and communications systems, such as portable music players and Global Positioning System (GPS) devices. They research, design, develop, test, or supervise the manufacturing and installation of electrical equipment, components, or systems for commercial, industrial, military, or scientific use. Electrical and electronics engineers work in industries including research and development, engineering services, manufacturing, telecommunications, and the federal government. Electrical and electronics engineers generally work indoors in offices. However, they may have to visit sites to observe a problem or a piece of complex equipment. Electrical and electronics engineers must have a bachelor’s degree. Employers also value practical experience, such as internships or participation in cooperative engineering programs. The median annual wage for electrical engineers was $95,060 in May 2017. The median annual wage for electronics engineers, except computer was $102,180 in May 2017. Overall employment of electrical and electronics engineers is projected to grow 7 percent from 2016 to 2026, about as fast as the average for all occupations. The change in employment is expected to be tempered by slow growth or decline in most manufacturing industries in which electrical and electronics engineers are employed.

Electronics Engineers

Electronics engineers design and develop electronic equipment, including broadcast and communications systems, such as portable music players and Global Positioning System (GPS) devices. They 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. electronics engineers work in industries including research and development, engineering services, manufacturing, telecommunications, and the federal government. Electrical and electronics engineers generally work indoors in offices. However, they may have to visit sites to observe a problem or a piece of complex equipment. Electronics engineers must have a bachelor’s degree. Employers also value practical experience, such as internships or participation in cooperative engineering programs. The median annual wage for electronics engineers, except computer was $102,180 in May 2017. Overall employment of electrical and electronics engineers is projected to grow 7 percent from 2016 to 2026, about as fast as the average for all occupations. The change in employment is expected to be tempered by slow growth or decline in most manufacturing industries in which electrical and electronics engineers are employed.

Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians

Electrical and electronics engineering technicians help engineers design and develop computers, communications equipment, medical monitoring devices, navigational equipment, and other electrical and electronic equipment. They often work in product evaluation and testing, and use measuring and diagnostic devices to adjust, test, and repair equipment. They are also involved in the manufacture and deployment of equipment for automation. Electrical and electronics engineering technicians work closely with electrical engineers. They work primarily in manufacturing settings, engineering services, the federal government, research-and-development laboratories, and the utilities industry. Electrical and electronics engineering technicians typically need an associate’s degree. The median annual wage for electrical and electronics engineering technicians was $63,660 in May 2017. Employment of electrical and electronics engineering technicians is projected to grow 2 percent from 2016 to 2026, slower than the average for all occupations. Employment of these technicians is projected to decline in many manufacturing industries and in the federal government.

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Entergy Nuclear Generation Company
Entergy
AAM Powder Metal Components, Inc.
Cloyes Gear Company
Zebra Technologies Corporation
First Electric Co-Operative Corporation
First Electric Cooperative
Southwest Power Pool, Inc.
Carroll Electric Cooperative Corporation
Entergy Arkansas, Inc.
ENTERGY
Arkansas Valley Electric Cooperative Corporation
ARKANSAS VALLEY ELECTRIC CO-OP
Ozarks Electric Cooperative Corporation
Esi Group Inc
Grace Manufacturing, Inc.
Microplane
North Arkansas Electric Cooperative, Inc.
Dayco Products, LLC
Mark IV Automotive
Auto Services Company, Inc.
Route 66 Extended Warranty
Goodrich Corporation
Goodrich Corp - Cabin
Entergy Corporation
Entergy
Entergy Corporation
Entergy
North Little Rock Electric Department
ELECTRIC DEPARTMENT
Craighead Electric Co-Operative Corporation
Arkansas Electric Cooperative Corporation
City of North Little Rock
Nlr Electric Department
Medevolve, Inc.
Entergy Arkansas, Inc.
Entergy
Mercy Information Services
Conway Corporation
Conway Electric
Woodruff Electric Cooperative Corporation
Petro Hawk Energy Co
Carroll Electric Cooperative Corporation
North Arkansas Electric Co-Operative, Inc.
City of West Memphis
West Memphis Utility Comm
Southwestern Electric Power Company
Swep
L.J. Smith & Associates, Inc.
Datapath, Inc.
Clay County Electric Cooperative Corporation
Inuvo, Inc.
Inuvo
Southwest Arkansas Electric Cooperative Corporation
Swrea
Clark Power Corporation
Entergy Corporation
Entergy
First Electric Cooperative Corporation
Ouachita Electric Cooperative Corporation
City of Hope
Hope Water and Light Comm
Southwestern Electric Power Company
Tibbs Enterprises, LLC
Journey Solutions Group
Sky-Cap Solutions LLC
Telecomp, Inc.
Clay County Electric Cooperative Corporation
Pearlsoft Solutions Incorporated
Tiger Commissary Services, Inc.
Tiger Correctional Service
South Central Arkansas Electric Co-Operative Inc
Arkansas Nuclear One Inc
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