An Electrician in Edmonton, Alberta earns an average wage of C$33.07 per hour. A skill in Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation is associated with high pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

C$30,410 - C$111,455
C$30K
C$78K
C$110K
MEDIAN: C$78,000
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50%
90%

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C$18.67 - C$41.21
C$19
C$33
C$41
MEDIAN: C$33.07
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50%
90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Salary
C$30,410 - C$111,455  
   
Bonus
C$989  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$39,468 - C$97,037  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 11
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Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$23C$46C$69
Hourly Rate
C$18.67 - C$41.21  
   
Overtime
C$29.48 - C$66.67  
Local Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$989  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$39,468 - C$97,037  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 74
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Pay by Experience Level for Electrician

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Electrician

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Electrician Salaries

▲14%

Late-Career
▲13%

Experienced
▲9%

National Average
C$72,000

▼13%

Skills That Affect Electrician Salaries

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
▲15%

Troubleshooting
▲8%

National Average
C$72,000

▼7%

Residential
▼22%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
dental benefits
None: 19%
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