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Electrician Salary in San Diego, California

The average wage for an Electrician in San Diego, California is $25.78 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. A skill in Residential is associated with high pay for this job.

$24,828 - $94,286
(Median)
$25K
$50K
$94K
MEDIAN: $49,789
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50%
90%

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$17.75 - $37.99
(Median)
$18
$26
$38
MEDIAN: $25.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$24,828 - $94,286  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,878  
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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$29,969 - $87,376  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 14
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$17.75 - $37.99  
   
Overtime
$28.20 - $51.82  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,878  
   
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).
)
$29,969 - $87,376  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 40

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Pay by Experience Level for Electrician in San Diego, California

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

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Experience Affects Electrician in San Diego, California Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 14%

Experienced
up arrow 9%

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

National Average
$55,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 21%

Skills That Affect Electrician in San Diego, California Salaries

Residential
up arrow 12%

Commercial
up arrow 7%

Troubleshooting
up arrow 1%

National Average
$55,000

Maintenance
up arrow 2%

Electronic Troubleshooting
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 74% dental benefits Dental: 47%
vision benefits Vision: 35% employee benefits None: 26%