Electrician in Raleigh, North Carolina Salary

The average rate for an Electrician in Raleigh, North Carolina is $18.39 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$12.08 - $25.34
$12
$18
$25
MEDIAN: $18.39
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$12.08 - $25.34  
   
Overtime
$25.50  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Total Pay (?
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$25,491 - $71,250  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 20

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About Raleigh, North Carolina

Wake County, North Carolina
451,949
Male:
219,184 (48.5%)
Female:
232,765 (51.5%)
Raleigh (/ˈrɑːli/; RAH-lee) is the capital of the state of North Carolina, the seat of Wake County in the United States. Raleigh is known as the "City of Oaks" for its many oak trees, which line the streets in the heart of the city. The city covers a land area of 142.8 square miles (370 km2). The U.S. Census Bureau estimated the city's population as 451,066 as of July 1, 2015. It is also one of the fastest-growing cities in the country. The city of Raleigh is named after Sir Walter Raleigh, who established the lost Roanoke Colony in present-day Dare County. Raleigh is home to North Carolina State University and is part of the Research Triangle area, together with Durham (home of Duke University) and Chapel Hill (home of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill). The "Triangle" nickname originated after the 1959 creation of the Research Triangle Park, located...
Raleigh:
$56,910
North Carolina:
$47,830
$970
Raleigh:
$226,500
North Carolina:
$160,100
3.4%

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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 $32,000 based on 9 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 $40,000 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Electrician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 10 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 $40,000 based on 12 salaries.

Key Stats for Electrician

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
18%
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Experience Affects Electrician Salaries

▲4%

Late-Career
▲3%

Mid-Career
▲2%

National Average
$39,000

Entry-Level
▼18%

Skills That Affect Electrician Salaries

▲3%

Maintenance
▲2%

National Average
$39,000

Troubleshooting
▼4%

Electronic Troubleshooting
▼4%

Residential
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 18%
dental benefits
Dental: 18%
vision benefits
Vision: 9%
no benefits
None: 73%