Entry-Level Electrician Journeyman Salary

Median pay for Entry-Level Electrician Journeymans lies in the neighborhood of $20.48 per hour. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Entry-Level Electrician Journeymans. Health benefits are not enjoyed by everyone in this line of work, and over a third lack any coverage at all. Medical benefits are reported by more than half and dental coverage is claimed by just over two-fifths. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$26,666 - $69,773
$27K
$44K
$70K
MEDIAN: $43,573
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$14.73 - $31.91
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MEDIAN: $20.48
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$0$73K
Salary $26,666 - $69,773
Bonus $147.95 - $4,949
Profit Sharing $1,600
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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$30,833 - $73,019
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 59
Hourly Data $0$45
Hourly Rate $14.73 - $31.91
Hourly Tips $0.06
Overtime $19.81 - $45.37
Annual Data $0$73K
Bonus $147.95 - $4,949
Profit Sharing $1,600
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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$30,833 - $73,019
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 599

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Electrician Journeyman Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Electrician Journeyman in Hamilton:
Try diferent jobs to learn.

Electrician Journeyman in Shirley:
"Though I would be making more money by now."
Get your license 1.

Electrician Journeyman in Phoenix:
"Knowledge."
Go to school and get your Journeymans card.

Electrician Journeyman in Sebring:
"To get licensed as soon as possible."
Get master's license as soon as possible.

Electrician Journeyman in Glendale:
"Go to the basics."
Remember what you learned and had to remember for that test. Since it's your first year use your code book to check your work and ensure you are as efficient as possible.

Electrician Journeyman in Barre:
"Poor wages with high expectations of physically demanding la."
Just trying to understand how every other trade in Vermont gets paid much better than electricians.

Electrician Journeyman in Phoenix:
"Hard work pays off."
THE number 1 thing I tell everyone before they start is the pay is crap now but today you will be costing me money. Keep a positive attitude listen be smart and above all else work hard. DO THIS and when you start making me money then you will start making money. Be the best at every small task I give you then one day you will be the best at every task making you valuebal to me and others like me. Then you will always have a carrier to fall back on.

Key Stats for Electrician Journeyman

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 79 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
43%
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Skills That Affect Electrician Journeyman Salaries

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
▲5%

Systems Troubleshooting
▲2%

Controls
▲1%

National Average
$45,000

Blueprints
▼2%

Electronic Troubleshooting
▼2%

Commercial
▼5%

Troubleshooting
▼6%

Residential
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 79 votes.

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 64%
dental benefits
Dental: 42%
vision benefits
Vision: 37%
no benefits
None: 35%
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