An Electrician in Kansas City, Missouri earns an average wage of $20.19 per hour. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Maintenance, Electronic Troubleshooting, and Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down significantly for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$13.81 - $35.60
$14
$20
$36
MEDIAN: $20.19
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Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$22$44$66
Hourly Rate
$13.81 - $35.60  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00  
Overtime
$22.81 - $64.11  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$1,700  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,850  
Total Pay (?
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$28,925 - $79,699  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 27

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About Kansas City, Missouri

Jackson County, Missouri
475,361
Male:
228,430 (48.1%)
Female:
246,931 (51.9%)
Kansas City is the largest city in the U.S. state of Missouri and the sixth largest city in the Midwest. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the city had an estimated population of 475,378 in 2015, making it the 36th largest city by population in the United States. It is the anchor city of the Kansas City metropolitan area, which straddles the Kansas–Missouri border. Kansas City was founded in the 1830s as a Missouri River port at its confluence with the Kansas River coming in from the west. On June 1, 1850 the town of Kansas was incorporated; shortly after came the establishment of the Kansas Territory. Confusion between the two ensued and the name Kansas City was assigned to distinguish them soon thereafter. Sitting on Missouri's western border, with Downtown near the confluence of the Kansas and Missouri rivers, the modern city encompasses some 319.03 square miles (826.3 km2), making it...
Kansas City:
$50,259
Missouri:
$50,238
$833
Kansas City:
$138,400
Missouri:
$147,800
3.5%

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Pay by Experience Level for Electrician

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

Key Stats for Electrician

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
032
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
29%
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Experience Affects Electrician Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 35%

Mid-Career
up arrow 10%

Late-Career
up arrow 8%

National Average
$42,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 3%

Skills That Affect Electrician Salaries

Maintenance
up arrow 50%

Electronic Troubleshooting
up arrow 47%

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
up arrow 15%

Troubleshooting
up arrow 8%


National Average
$42,000

Residential
up arrow 15%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
29%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 61%
dental benefits
Dental: 33%
vision benefits
Vision: 22%
dental benefits
None: 39%
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