The average rate for an Electrician with Residential skills is C$26.81 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

C$35,234 - C$98,017
C$35K
C$58K
C$98K
MEDIAN: C$58,027
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50%
90%

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C$15.28 - C$38.36
C$15
C$27
C$38
MEDIAN: C$26.81
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$33KC$66KC$99K
Salary
C$35,234 - C$98,017  
   
Bonus
C$480.47 - C$4,122  
Profit Sharing
C$1,200  
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$31,980 - C$84,437  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 46
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$21C$42C$63
Hourly Rate
C$15.28 - C$38.36  
   
Hourly Tips
C$0.50  
Overtime
C$24.61 - C$61.57  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$480.47 - C$4,122  
   
Profit Sharing
C$1,200  
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$31,980 - C$84,437  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 434

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Pay by Experience Level for Electrician

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$57,466

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Key Stats for Electrician

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 60 votes.
036
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
11%
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Experience Affects Electrician Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 19%

Experienced
up arrow 16%


National Average
C$57,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 60 votes.

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 49%
dental benefits
Dental: 46%
vision benefits
Vision: 36%
dental benefits
None: 48%
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