A Mid-Career Electrician earns an average wage of $20.90 per hour. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Industrial, Controls, Solar Energy / Solar Power, Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation, and Wiring.

$27,410 - $89,188
$27K
$50K
$89K
MEDIAN: $50,008
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50%
90%

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$15.07 - $33.70
$15
$21
$34
MEDIAN: $20.90
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$27,410 - $89,188  
   
Bonus
$352.35 - $7,982  
Profit Sharing
$195.74 - $10,213  
Commission
$5,500  
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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$31,829 - $81,140  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 340
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$15.07 - $33.70  
   
Hourly Tips
$1.63  
Overtime
$21.27 - $51.07  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$352.35 - $7,982  
   
Commission
$5,500  
Profit Sharing
$195.74 - $10,213  
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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$31,829 - $81,140  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 2,017

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $47,905

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Key Stats for Electrician

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 269 votes.
068
5-9 years
69%
10-19 years
31%
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Skills That Affect Electrician Salaries

Industrial
up arrow 26%

Solar Energy / Solar Power
up arrow 15%

Controls
up arrow 15%

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
up arrow 11%

Wiring
up arrow 10%

Systems Troubleshooting
up arrow 8%

Project Management
up arrow 6%



National Average
$48,000



Electrician
up arrow 4%


Electronic Equipment Installation
up arrow 13%

ELECTRICAL
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 269 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 63%
dental benefits
Dental: 44%
vision benefits
Vision: 34%
dental benefits
None: 35%
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