Electric Power Technician Salary

An Electric Power Technician earns an average salary of $49,000 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$45,260 - $69,874
$57K
MEDIAN: $57,484
50%

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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

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

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Key Stats for Electric Power Technician

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
57%
10-19 years
29%
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Experience Affects Electric Power Technician Salaries

Late-Career
▲38%

Experienced
▲17%

Mid-Career
▲12%

National Average
$57,000

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
57%
10-19 years
29%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
no benefits
None: 20%
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