The average rate for a Mid-Career Electrician with Residential skills is C$30.27 per hour.

C$40,359 - C$97,578
C$40K
C$60K
C$98K
MEDIAN: C$60,043
10%
50%
90%
C$22.87 - C$39.55
C$23
C$30
C$40
MEDIAN: C$30.00
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$97K
Salary C$40,359 - C$97,578
Bonus C$195 - C$4,055
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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C$47,272 - C$85,864
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 43
Hourly Data C$0C$59
Hourly Rate C$22.87 - C$39.55
Hourly Tips C$1.84
Overtime C$34.99 - C$59.92
Annual Data C$0C$85K
Bonus C$195 - C$4,055
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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C$47,272 - C$85,864
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 286

Job Description for Electrician

Electricians work for a wide variety of companies, perform a multitude of tasks that generally require close attention to detail and good judgment, and have a journeyman electrician's license. These licenses typically require four years of apprentice work. That time includes some classroom instruction and a good deal of actual fieldwork. Certain states and companies may require a master electrician's license, which entails several more years of experience working as a journeyman.

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Electrician Tasks

  • Maintain, troubleshoot and repair all power generation and distribution equipment.
  • Study and understand electrical schematics.
  • Assist in performing and interpreting power calculations, power factor, insulation tests and positive relay tests as required.
  • Perform daily inspections and maintenance on electrical equipment.

Electrician Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$63,432

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Electrician

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 45 votes.
5-9 years
79%
10-19 years
21%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 45 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 49%
dental benefits
Dental: 47%
vision benefits
Vision: 38%
no benefits
None: 47%