An Electrician in Vancouver, British Columbia earns an average wage of C$25.21 per hour. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Troubleshooting and Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

C$33,000 - C$80,988
C$33K
C$48K
C$81K
MEDIAN: C$47,961
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C$14.14 - C$38.60
C$14
C$25
C$39
MEDIAN: C$25.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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C$0C$27KC$54KC$81K
Salary
C$33,000 - C$80,988  
   
Total Pay (?
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C$30,061 - C$80,204  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 14
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$25C$50C$75
Hourly Rate
C$14.14 - C$38.60  
   
Hourly Tips
C$0.50  
Overtime
C$21.87 - C$72.13  
Local Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
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$30,061 - C$80,204  
   
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 87

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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

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Electrician Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 42%

Experienced
up arrow 40%

Mid-Career
up arrow 27%

National Average
C$51,000


Skills That Affect Electrician Salaries

Troubleshooting
up arrow 38%

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
up arrow 29%

National Average
C$51,000

Residential
up arrow 6%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 58%
vision benefits
Vision: 42%
dental benefits
None: 28%
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