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Electrician Salary in Chicago, Illinois

The average rate for an Electrician in Chicago, Illinois is $29.49 per hour.

$34,883 - $124,106
(Median)
$35K
$61K
$120K
MEDIAN: $61,041
10%
50%
90%

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$15.00 - $43.00
(Median)
$15
$29
$43
MEDIAN: $29.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$34,883 - $124,106  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,027  
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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$31,683 - $91,873  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 13
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$22$44$66
Hourly Rate
$15.00 - $43.00  
   
Overtime
$21.50 - $64.42  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,027  
   
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).
)
$31,683 - $91,873  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 69

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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.

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Experience Affects Electrician in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 17%

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%


National Average
$63,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 35%

Skills That Affect Electrician in Chicago, Illinois Salaries


Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
up arrow 7%

Troubleshooting
0%

National Average
$63,000

Maintenance
up arrow 3%

Electronic Troubleshooting
up arrow 5%

Residential
up arrow 28%

Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
33%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 65% dental benefits Dental: 60%
vision benefits Vision: 58% employee benefits None: 35%