Electric Power Technician Salary

An Electric Power Technician earns an average wage of $25.64 per hour. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$19.49 - $40.50
(Median)
$19
$26
$40
MEDIAN: $25.00
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$19.49 - $40.50  
   
Overtime
$26.43 - $51.79  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,653  
Total Pay (?
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$39,287 - $94,231  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 24
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Job Description for Electric Power Technician

Electric power technicians construct and maintain mechanisms used in electrical power generation, power transmission, and power distribution. They also maintain and repair power generators, electrical transformers, power converters, and circuit breakers. They control and monitor voltage related to their employer’s power plants.

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Electric Power Technician Tasks

  • Collect, analyze and interpret data to determine the source of problems.
  • Update parts inventory and orders and log system status.
  • Advise engineers on tolerances, construction needs, and safety.
  • Inspect electrical systems and equipment, parts, and tools, to identify and solve problems.
  • Follow safety procedures and ensure a safe work site.

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Experience Affects Electric Power Technician Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 22%

Experienced
up arrow 3%

Mid-Career
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National Average
$65,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
medical benefits
Vision: 70%
dental benefits
None: 5%
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