Electrician Salary in Chicago, Illinois (United States)

The average wage for an Electrician in Chicago, Illinois is $29.44 per hour. A skill in Commercial is associated with high pay for this job.
Electrician in Chicago, Illinois Total Pay (?
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$34,702 - $100,671
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100K
MEDIAN: $57,391
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Electrician in Chicago, Illinois Total Pay (?
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$14.92 - $43.01
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MEDIAN: $29.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$34,702 - $100,671  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,033  
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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$31,420 - $92,841  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 76
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$22$44$66
Hourly Rate
$14.92 - $43.01  
   
Overtime
$21.33 - $64.61  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,033  
   
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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$31,420 - $92,841  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 76
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Pay by Experience Level for Electrician in Chicago, Illinois
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Experience Affects Electrician in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 21%
Mid-Career
0%
National Average
$63,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 42%

Skills That Affect Electrician in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
up arrow 7%
Troubleshooting
0%
National Average
$63,000
Electronic Troubleshooting
up arrow 4%
Residential
up arrow 31%
Job Satisfaction
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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 9 votes.
Gender
Female
female alumni
 
Male
100%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
30%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 60% dental benefits Dental: 52%
vision benefits Vision: 48% employee benefits None: 40%
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