The average rate for an Electrician in Houston, Texas is $21.34 per hour. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation, Electronic Troubleshooting, Troubleshooting, and Maintenance.
Electrician in Houston, Texas Total Pay (?
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$31,264 - $109,479
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $56,569
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Electrician in Houston, Texas Total Pay (?
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$12.51 - $30.88
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MEDIAN: $21.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$31,264 - $109,479  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,966  
Total Pay (?
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$29,597 - $77,480  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 17 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 83
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$12.51 - $30.88  
   
Overtime
$18.75 - $45.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,966  
   
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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$29,597 - $77,480  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 17 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 83
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Pay by Experience Level for Electrician in Houston, Texas
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Experience Affects Electrician in Houston, Texas Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 13%
Mid-Career
up arrow 3%
National Average
$50,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 22%

Skills That Affect Electrician in Houston, Texas Salaries

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
up arrow 25%
Electronic Troubleshooting
up arrow 21%
Troubleshooting
up arrow 18%
Maintenance
up arrow 17%
Commercial
up arrow 1%
National Average
$50,000
Residential
up arrow 16%
Job Satisfaction
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Gender
Female
2%
female alumni
 
Male
98%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
24%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 67% dental benefits Dental: 38%
vision benefits Vision: 36% employee benefits None: 32%
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