Electrician in Kansas City, Missouri Salary

An Electrician in Kansas City, Missouri earns an average wage of $20.41 per hour. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation, Electronic Troubleshooting, Maintenance, Commercial, and Troubleshooting. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$15.49 - $37.03
$15
$21
$37
MEDIAN: $21.13
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Hourly Data $0$42
Hourly Rate $15.49 - $37.03
Hourly Tips $0.00
Overtime $36.00
Annual Data $0$80K
Bonus $1,700
Profit Sharing $2,850
Total Pay (?
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$33,251 - $80,497
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 25

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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

Pay by Experience for an Electrician has a neutral trend. An entry-level Electrician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 13 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Electrician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $47,000 based on 6 salaries. An experienced Electrician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 7 salaries. An Electrician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 7 salaries.

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Q: What is it like working in Kansas City?

Electrician in Kansas City:
"KC employment seems good."
Pros: Friendly people and coworkers. Slower pace of life in Midwest.
Cons: Extreme weather at times.

Key Stats for Electrician

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
24%
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Experience Affects Electrician Salaries

Experienced
▲4%

National Average
$49,000

▼3%

▼14%

Late-Career
▼15%

Skills That Affect Electrician Salaries

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
▲45%

Maintenance
▲24%

Electronic Troubleshooting
▲24%

National Average
$49,000

▼3%

Troubleshooting
▼3%

Residential
▼21%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 44%
vision benefits
Vision: 33%
no benefits
None: 28%
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