Electrician Salary (United Kingdom)

The average rate for an Electrician is £11.42 per hour. A skill in System Testing is associated with high pay for this job.
Electrician Total Pay (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
£12,587 - £34,997
(Median)
13K
18K
24K
29K
35K
MEDIAN: £23,649
10%
25%
50%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px
Electrician Total Pay (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
£7.50 - £15.54
(Median)
7
9
11
13
16
MEDIAN: £11.00
10%
25%
50%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data

 (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
£0£12K£24K£36K
Salary
£12,587 - £34,997  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £1,085  
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).
)
£14,753 - £35,357  
PayScale
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,407
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
£0£8£16£24
Hourly Rate
£7.50 - £15.54  
   
Overtime
£8.89 - £22.05  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
£0£16K£32K£48K
Bonus
£0.00 - £1,085  
   
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).
)
£14,753 - £35,357  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,407
Is Electrician your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
Location:
United States (change)
Years in Field/Career:

Common Career Paths for Electrician

Add this chart to your site:   640px 640px    300px 300px   Copy and paste this HTML:

Electrician Job Listings

Search for more jobs:
job title / company
location

Pay by Experience Level for Electrician

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

Pay Difference By Location

up arrow 18%
up arrow 9%
Glasgow
up arrow 8%
Plymouth
up arrow 8%
Brighton
up arrow 5%
Portsmouth
up arrow 4%
Cardiff
up arrow 3%
Northampton
up arrow 3%
Birmingham
up arrow 1%
Norwich
up arrow 1%
National Average
₤24,000
Nottingham
up arrow 1%
Sheffield
up arrow 3%
Shrewsbury
up arrow 5%
Birmingham
up arrow 11%
Larger circles over a city indicate a job is popular in that location.

Electrician Reviews

What is it like working as an Electrician?
Electrician in Basingstoke:
"Not worth the money"
Pros: Customer satisfaction from pride taken in work, flexibility
Cons: All give no take, poor incentive

Related Job Salaries

Experience Affects Electrician Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 20%
National Average
₤24,000

Skills That Affect Electrician Salaries

System Testing
up arrow 18%
Electrical Installation
up arrow 7%
Maintenance
up arrow 2%
National Average
₤24,000
Electronic Equipment Installation
up arrow 4%
installation
up arrow 9%
Solar Energy / Solar Power
up arrow 12%
Electrician
up arrow 15%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied Image
Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5 based on 180 votes.

Gender

Female
1%
female alumni
 
Male
99%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 9% dental benefits Dental: 3%
vision benefits Vision: 2% employee benefits None: 90%
Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid
Job Title:
Years in Field/Career:
Location:
United States (change)
- OR -