Electrician in Portland, Oregon Salary

The average pay for an Electrician in Portland, Oregon is $32.66 per hour. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Troubleshooting and Commercial.

$17.52 - $41.51
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MEDIAN: $32.66
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Hourly Rate
$17.52 - $41.51  
   
Overtime
$24.47 - $62.54  
Local Annualized Data (?
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Bonus
$1,800  
   
Total Pay (?
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$36,592 - $103,215  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 31

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About Portland, Oregon

Multnomah County, Oregon
632,187
Male:
313,516 (49.6%)
Female:
318,671 (50.4%)
Portland (/ˈpɔːrtlənd/) is the largest city in the U.S. state of Oregon and the seat of Multnomah County. It is located in the Willamette Valley region of the Pacific Northwest, at the confluence of the Willamette and Columbia Rivers. The city covers 145 square miles (380 square kilometers) and had an estimated population of 632,309 in 2015, making it the 26th most populous city in the United States. Approximately 2,389,228 people live in the Portland metropolitan statistical area (MSA), the 23rd most populous MSA in the United States. Its Combined Statistical Area (CSA) ranks 17th with a population of 3,022,178. Roughly 60% of Oregon's population resides within the Portland metropolitan area. Named after the city on the coast of Maine, the Oregon settlement began to be populated in the 1830s near the end of the Oregon Trail. Its water access provided convenient transportation of goods, and the timber industry was a...
Portland:
$60,892
Oregon:
$54,148
$1,047
Portland:
$348,300
Oregon:
$264,100
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Pay by Experience Level for Electrician

Pay by Experience for an Electrician has a positive trend. An entry-level Electrician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 10 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 $65,000 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Electrician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $92,000 based on 16 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 $85,000 based on 6 salaries.

Key Stats for Electrician

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
45%
20 years or more
16%
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Experience Affects Electrician Salaries

▲29%

Late-Career
▲20%

National Average
$71,000

Mid-Career
▼8%

Entry-Level
▼46%

Skills That Affect Electrician Salaries

Troubleshooting
▲37%

▲15%

National Average
$71,000

Residential
▼17%

Maintenance
▼17%

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
45%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 78%
no benefits
None: 6%
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