Electrician in Denver, Colorado Salary

An Electrician in Denver, Colorado earns an average wage of $20.41 per hour. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation, Project Management, Troubleshooting, Maintenance, and Electronic Troubleshooting.

$40,695 - $78,611
$54K
MEDIAN: $54,000
50%

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$12.79 - $32.32
$13
$20
$32
MEDIAN: $20.06
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$54,000  
   
Bonus
$1,725  
Total Pay (?
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$26,869 - $69,181  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$12.79 - $32.32  
   
Overtime
$16.23 - $52.19  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$1,725  
   
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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$26,869 - $69,181  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 65

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About Denver, Colorado

Denver County, Colorado
682,545
Male:
341,137 (50.0%)
Female:
341,408 (50.0%)
Denver (/ˈdɛnvər/), officially the City and County of Denver, is the capital and most populous municipality of the U.S. state of Colorado. Denver is located in the South Platte River Valley on the western edge of the High Plains just east of the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains. The Denver downtown district is located immediately east of the confluence of Cherry Creek with the South Platte River, approximately 12 mi (19 km) east of the foothills of the Rocky Mountains. Denver is nicknamed the Mile-High City because its official elevation is exactly one mile (5,280 ft or 1,610 m) above sea level, making it one of the highest major cities in the United States. The 105th meridian west of Greenwich, the longitudinal reference for the Mountain Time Zone, passes directly through Denver Union Station. Denver is ranked as a Beta- world city by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network. With a 2015 estimated...
Denver:
$58,003
Colorado:
$63,909
$1,094
Denver:
$316,700
Colorado:
$283,800
3.2%

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Pay by Experience Level for Electrician

Pay by Experience for an Electrician has a positive trend. An entry-level Electrician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $35,000 based on 33 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Electrician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 15 salaries. An experienced Electrician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $59,000 based on 24 salaries. An Electrician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $63,000 based on 10 salaries.

Electrician Reviews

Q: What is it like working in Denver?

Electrician in Denver:
"Busy."
Pros: Denver is a rapidly growing city with a lot of work available.
Cons: I feel like the pay rate doesn't match the cost of living.

Key Stats for Electrician

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
15%
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Experience Affects Electrician Salaries

▲45%

▲36%

▲16%

National Average
$44,000

▼19%

Skills That Affect Electrician Salaries

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
▲38%



▲17%

Electronic Troubleshooting
▲17%

▲5%

▲3%

National Average
$44,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 63%
dental benefits
Dental: 35%
vision benefits
Vision: 33%
no benefits
None: 38%
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