The average rate for an Electrician is £11.28 per hour. A skill in System Testing is associated with high pay for this job.
Electrician Total Pay (?
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£12,177 - £33,938
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MEDIAN: £23,008
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Electrician Total Pay (?
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£7.15 - £15.53
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MEDIAN: £11.00
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National Salary Data

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£0£12K£24K£36K
Salary
£12,177 - £33,938  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £1,029  
Profit Sharing
£0.00 - £1,350  
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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£14,329 - £35,304  
PayScale
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 19 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,238
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£8£16£24
Hourly Rate
£7.15 - £15.53  
   
Overtime
£8.88 - £21.96  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£16K£32K£48K
Bonus
£0.00 - £1,029  
   
Profit Sharing
£0.00 - £1,350  
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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£14,329 - £35,304  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 19 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,238
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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
up arrow 19%
Bristol
up arrow 12%
Portsmouth
up arrow 7%
Plymouth
up arrow 6%
Norwich
up arrow 4%
Nottingham
up arrow 3%
Shrewsbury
up arrow 3%
Birmingham
up arrow 2%
National Average
₤24,000
Sheffield
up arrow 2%
Brighton
up arrow 3%
Leeds
up arrow 5%
Cambridge
up arrow 13%
Birmingham
up arrow 19%
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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
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Experience Affects Electrician Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 22%
Experienced
up arrow 14%
National Average
₤24,000

Skills That Affect Electrician Salaries

System Testing
up arrow 26%
Electronic Troubleshooting
up arrow 9%
Electrical Installation
up arrow 8%
Electronic Equipment Installation
up arrow 6%
Maintenance
up arrow 4%
National Average
₤24,000
Commercial
up arrow 2%
installation
up arrow 10%
Solar Energy / Solar Power
up arrow 13%
Electrician
up arrow 21%
Job Satisfaction
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Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5 based on 145 votes.
Gender
Female
1%
female alumni
 
Male
99%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
16%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 9% dental benefits Dental: 3%
vision benefits Vision: 2% employee benefits None: 90%
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