Electrician with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation Skills Salary

An Electrician with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation skills earns an average wage of $24.58 per hour.

$30,667 - $94,484
$31K
$58K
$94K
MEDIAN: $58,407
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$15.74 - $35.25
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MEDIAN: $24.58
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$30,667 - $94,484  
   
Bonus
$291.87 - $10,213  
Profit Sharing
$498.89 - $5,135  
Commission
$3,950  
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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$34,600 - $86,582  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 129
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$19$38$57
Hourly Rate
$15.74 - $35.25  
   
Hourly Tips
$1.58  
Overtime
$22.76 - $56.25  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$291.87 - $10,213  
   
Commission
$3,950  
Profit Sharing
$498.89 - $5,135  
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).
)
$34,600 - $86,582  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 898
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Pay by Experience Level for Electrician

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $55,969

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Key Stats for Electrician

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 166 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
32%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Electrician Salaries

Late-Career
▲13%

▲7%

National Average
$56,000

▼5%

Entry-Level
▼25%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 166 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
32%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 58%
vision benefits
Vision: 49%
dental benefits
None: 23%
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