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Electrical Apprentice Salary

An Electrical Apprentice earns an average wage of $13.55 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job.
$23,489 - $51,712
(Median)
23K
36K
48K
MEDIAN: $36,206
10%
50%
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$10.04 - $18.44
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $13.00
10%
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National Salary Data

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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$23,489 - $51,712  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $515  
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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$21,109 - $41,956  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 16
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$10.04 - $18.44  
   
Overtime
$15.13 - $27.11  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $515  
   
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).
)
$21,109 - $41,956  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 357
United States (change)

Job Description for Electrical Apprentice

Electrical apprentices assist and learn from trained electricians. Their duties include measuring, cutting and bending wire; maintaining tools and equipment; examining electrical units; drilling; and digging holes and trenches. They also conduct installation and maintenance for various electrical systems, break up concrete and clear out materials, solder connections, and handle positioning equipment, constructing controllers, and panels. They may also operate welding equipment.

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Electrical Apprentice Tasks

  • Perform all live electrical work.
  • Work safely around the ground mount structure and panels to prepare wire stripping, and connecting and run wiring.
  • Prepare and run string wiring.

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Experience Affects Electrical Apprentice Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 21%

Mid-Career
up arrow 10%

National Average
$30,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 36 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
71%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
5%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 57% dental benefits Dental: 39%
vision benefits Vision: 24% employee benefits None: 42%