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$30,201 - C$112,242
C$30K
C$69K
C$110K
MEDIAN: C$69,000
10%
50%
90%
C$19.65 - C$41.59
C$20
C$34
C$42
MEDIAN: C$33.83
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$112K
Salary C$30,201 - C$112,242
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$40,816 - C$98,257
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 10
Hourly Data C$0C$62
Hourly Rate C$19.65 - C$41.59
Overtime C$30.20 - C$62.28
Annual Data C$0C$98K
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$40,816 - C$98,257
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 76

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Pay by Experience Level for Electrician

Pay by Experience for an Electrician has a positive trend. An entry-level Electrician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$62,000 based on 53 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Electrician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$82,000 based on 25 salaries. An experienced Electrician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$79,000 based on 16 salaries. An Electrician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$81,000 based on 8 salaries.

Electrician Reviews

Q: What is it like working in Edmonton?

Electrician in Edmonton:
Pros: There is always something to do, and people who need their electrical fixed.
Cons: It's bloody cold in the winter and people pinch up their wallets near Christmas. Our work load is very much in tune to the rise and fall of oil and gas prices.

Key Stats for Electrician

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Electrician Salaries

▲12%

Late-Career
▲11%

Experienced
▲7%

National Average
C$73,000

▼15%

Skills That Affect Electrician Salaries

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
▲13%

Troubleshooting
▲6%

National Average
C$73,000

▼9%

Residential
▼24%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
vision benefits
Vision: 61%
no benefits
None: 30%
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