Commercial Electrician Salary (United States)

A Commercial Electrician earns an average wage of $19.70 per hour. A skill in Troubleshooting is associated with high pay for this job. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job.
Commercial Electrician Total Pay (?
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$38,309 - $85,284
(Median)
38K
67K
85K
MEDIAN: $51,281
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Commercial Electrician Total Pay (?
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$13.82 - $31.38
(Median)
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20
25
31
MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$38,309 - $85,284  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,043  
Profit Sharing
$972 - $5,087  
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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$29,787 - $76,138  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 491
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$13.82 - $31.38  
   
Overtime
$19.00 - $47.15  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,043  
   
Profit Sharing
$972 - $5,087  
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).
)
$29,787 - $76,138  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 491
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Job Description for Commercial Electrician

  • Perform scheduled preventive maintenance activities on equipment.
  • Troubleshoot and repair material handling equipment.
  • Support customers by effectively interfacing with customer and office in repairing equipment as needed.
  • Troubleshoot and repair electrical equipment.
  • Evaluate and make recommendations regarding required repairs and maintenance.

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Pay by Experience Level for Commercial Electrician

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

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Experience Affects Commercial Electrician Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 21%
Experienced
up arrow 9%
National Average
$44,000
Mid-Career
up arrow 6%
Entry-Level
up arrow 25%

Skills That Affect Commercial Electrician Salaries

Troubleshooting
up arrow 14%
National Average
$44,000
Commercial
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
2%
female alumni
 
Male
98%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 68% dental benefits Dental: 44%
vision benefits Vision: 30% employee benefits None: 31%
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