The average wage for an Electrician in San Francisco, California is $30.00 per hour. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation, Maintenance, and Electronic Troubleshooting.

$41,391 - $90,000
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$52K
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MEDIAN: $52,000
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$19.52 - $61.60
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MEDIAN: $30
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Local Salary Data (?
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Salary
$52,000  
   
Bonus
$1,500  
Total Pay (?
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$40,737 - $132,676  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 9
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$19.52 - $61.60  
   
Overtime
$20.94 - $115.49  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$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).
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$40,737 - $132,676  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 26
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Pay by Experience Level for Electrician

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

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Experience Affects Electrician Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 39%

Experienced
up arrow 25%

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

National Average
$63,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 29%

Skills That Affect Electrician Salaries

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
up arrow 26%

Maintenance
up arrow 26%

Electronic Troubleshooting
up arrow 24%

Commercial
up arrow 6%

National Average
$63,000

Residential
up arrow 4%

Troubleshooting
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
26%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
medical benefits
Vision: 50%
dental benefits
None: 17%
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