Electrician with Solar Energy / Solar Power Skills Salary

The average Electrician with Solar Energy / Solar Power skills can expect to rake in roughly $23.69 per hour. Geography is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by tenure. While some workers in this profession — two in five — do not have any health coverage, more than half do receive medical benefits and approximately half have dental insurance. The majority of Electricians with Solar Energy / Solar Power skills claim high levels of job satisfaction. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$27,064 - $97,871
$27K
$52K
$98K
MEDIAN: $52,460
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$14.43 - $40.08
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MEDIAN: $23.69
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$27,064 - $97,871  
   
Bonus
$197.27 - $6,593  
Profit Sharing
$3,750  
Commission
$14,000  
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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$30,852 - $95,712  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 56
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$21$42$63
Hourly Rate
$14.43 - $40.08  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.62  
Overtime
$21.60 - $62.95  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$197.27 - $6,593  
   
Commission
$14,000  
Profit Sharing
$3,750  
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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$30,852 - $95,712  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 333
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Pay by Experience Level for Electrician

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


Electricians with Solar Energy / Solar Power skills generally obtain higher compensation for more plentiful past experience. The average worker who claims fewer than five years of experience earns around $41K. In contrast, however, individuals who report five to 10 years in this occupation see a much larger median of $55K. Electricians with Solar Energy / Solar Power skills with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $60K. Individuals who report more than two decades of experience seem to make only slightly more than folks in the 10-to-20 year range; the more senior group sees median earnings in the comparatively modest ballpark of $62K.

Key Stats for Electrician

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 59 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
20%
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Experience Affects Electrician Salaries

Late-Career
▲18%

Experienced
▲14%

Mid-Career
▲4%

National Average
$53,000

Entry-Level
▼21%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 59 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 58%
dental benefits
Dental: 48%
vision benefits
Vision: 35%
dental benefits
None: 40%
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