The average wage for an Electrician in San Francisco, California is $29.48 per hour. Experience strongly influences salary for this job. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation, Maintenance, Electronic Troubleshooting, Commercial, and Residential.

$40,599 - $80,000
$45K
MEDIAN: $45,000
50%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$19.43 - $62.29
$19
$29
$62
MEDIAN: $29.48
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

Local Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$45,000  
   
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).
)
$40,540 - $135,432  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$19.43 - $62.29  
   
Overtime
$20.94 - $115.49  
Local Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$100K$200K$300K
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).
)
$40,540 - $135,432  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 22

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Employers: Start Here »

About San Francisco, California

San Francisco County, California
864,816
Male:
439,752 (50.8%)
Female:
425,064 (49.2%)
San Francisco (SF) (/sæn frənˈsɪskoʊ/), officially the City and County of San Francisco, is the cultural, commercial, and financial center of Northern California and the only consolidated city-county in California. San Francisco is about 46.9 square miles (121 km2) in area. It is located on the north end of the San Francisco Peninsula. It is the smallest county in the state. It has a density of about 18,451 people per square mile (7,124 people per km2), making it the most densely settled large city (population greater than 200,000) in the state of California and the second-most densely populated major city in the United States after New York City. San Francisco is the fourth-most populous city in California, after Los Angeles, San Diego, and San Jose, and the 13th-most populous city in the United States—with a Census-estimated 2015 population of 864,816. The city and its surrounding areas are known as the San...
San Francisco:
$92,094
California:
$64,500
$1,659
San Francisco:
$941,400
California:
$449,100
3.6%

Electrician Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

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 3 votes.
031
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
17%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Experience Affects Electrician Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 133%

Experienced
up arrow 47%

Mid-Career
up arrow 19%

National Average
$53,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 15%

Skills That Affect Electrician Salaries

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
up arrow 48%

Maintenance
up arrow 48%

Electronic Troubleshooting
up arrow 46%

Commercial
up arrow 21%

Residential
up arrow 13%

National Average
$53,000

Troubleshooting
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
dental benefits
None: 9%
ADVERTISEMENT