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Electrician Salary in Chicago, Illinois (United States)

The average rate for an Electrician in Chicago, Illinois is $29.45 per hour.
Electrician in Chicago, Illinois Salary (?
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$34,883 - $124,106
(Median)
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61K
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MEDIAN: $61,041
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Electrician in Chicago, Illinois Salary (?
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$14.98 - $42.72
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MEDIAN: $29.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$34,883 - $124,106  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,013  
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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$31,627 - $92,605  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 13
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$22$44$66
Hourly Rate
$14.98 - $42.72  
   
Overtime
$21.60 - $64.24  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,013  
   
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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$31,627 - $92,605  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 67
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Experience Affects Electrician in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 9%
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 8%
Troubleshooting
0%
National Average
$63,000
Maintenance
up arrow 2%
Electronic Troubleshooting
up arrow 5%
Residential
up arrow 28%

Job Satisfaction

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Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5 based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
female alumni
 
Male
100%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
30%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 64% dental benefits Dental: 57%
vision benefits Vision: 55% employee benefits None: 36%