An Electrician in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania earns an average wage of $18.61 per hour. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Project Management, Electronic Troubleshooting, and Maintenance.

$39,305 - $76,302
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$60K
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MEDIAN: $60,000
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$12.45 - $32.44
(Median)
$12
$19
$32
MEDIAN: $18.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$60,000  
   
Bonus
$1,500  
Total Pay (?
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$28,183 - $88,237  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 6
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$12.45 - $32.44  
   
Overtime
$18.18 - $45.62  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$1,500  
   
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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$28,183 - $88,237  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 47
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Pay by Experience Level for Electrician

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

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Experience Affects Electrician Salaries


National Average
$42,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

Experienced
up arrow 2%

Entry-Level
up arrow 23%

Skills That Affect Electrician Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 99%

Electronic Troubleshooting
up arrow 55%

Maintenance
up arrow 13%

Commercial
up arrow 1%

Troubleshooting
up arrow 1%

National Average
$42,000

Residential
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
32%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 52%
dental benefits
Dental: 31%
medical benefits
Vision: 24%
dental benefits
None: 48%
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