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.

$32,427 - $71,216
$49K
MEDIAN: $49,000
50%

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$19.65 - $28.50
$27
MEDIAN: $26.96
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$49,000  
   
Bonus
$2,500  
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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$32,375 - $78,479  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$26.96  
   
Overtime
$34.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$2,500  
   
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).
)
$32,375 - $78,479  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6
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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
25 %
Male
75 %
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
50%
10-19 years
33%
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Experience Affects Electric Power Technician Salaries

Late-Career
▲38%

Experienced
▲17%

Mid-Career
▲12%

National Average
$57,000

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
50%
10-19 years
33%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
dental benefits
None: 33%
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