Experienced Electrician Salary

Experienced Electricians take home approximately $24.51 per hour on average. Overall cash earnings of Experienced Electricians stretch from $36K to $89K; the final number can encompass up to $10K each from bonuses and profit sharing, with some enjoying commissions of almost $14K. Although nearly one in three lack health benefits of any kind, more than half do enjoy medical insurance, and one-half get dental coverage, too. Most Experienced Electricians report high levels of job satisfaction. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$37,558 - $98,275
$38K
$58K
$98K
MEDIAN: $57,878
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$17.03 - $37.71
$17
$25
$38
MEDIAN: $24.51
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$0$98K
Salary $37,558 - $98,275
Bonus $507 - $9,918
Profit Sharing $998 - $9,787
Commission $-0.50 - $13,906
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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$36,498 - $88,918
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 431
Hourly Data $0$58
Hourly Rate $17.03 - $37.71
Hourly Tips $0.58
Overtime $24.89 - $58.65
Annual Data $0$88K
Bonus $507 - $9,918
Commission $-0.50 - $13,906
Profit Sharing $998 - $9,787
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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$36,498 - $88,918
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 2,453

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Electrician Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $54,033

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For Experienced Electricians, Portland provides a pay rate that is 70 percent greater than the national average. Experienced Electricians will also find cushy salaries in Chicago (+43 percent), New York (+37 percent), Seattle (+35 percent), and San Diego (+22 percent). One of the biggest compensable factors for Experienced Electricians is geography, with workers in Charleston earning a whopping 25 percent below the national average. Not at the bottom but still paying below the median are employers in Pittsburgh and Orlando (23 percent lower and 22 percent lower, respectively).

Key Stats for Electrician

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 388 votes.
10-19 years
81%
20 years or more
19%
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Skills That Affect Electrician Salaries

Industrial
▲24%

Systems Troubleshooting
▲13%


Solar Energy / Solar Power
▲11%



▼0%

National Average
$54,000

Electrician
▼1%

▼3%


foreman
▼4%

ELECTRICAL
▼6%

▼9%

Blueprints
▼13%

Journeyman
▼19%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 388 votes.

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 66%
dental benefits
Dental: 48%
vision benefits
Vision: 39%
no benefits
None: 33%
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