The average hourly pay for an Electrician Journeyman in Canada is C$32.17.
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Job Description for Electrician Journeyman
Electrician journeymen are responsible for conducting tests and inspections of electrical systems and equipment, as well as troubleshooting in a variety of work areas. They must always follow strict safety procedures to prevent workplace incidents, and often use tools such as pliers and screwdrivers to disconnect equipment. Exceptional technical skills are important for these journeymen to identify electrical issues and proceed with prompt repair. They must work well in team settings to complet…Read more
Electrician Journeyman Tasks
- Install and troubleshoot control wiring from drawings.
- Troubleshoot motor and controls.
- Layout and prepare equipment for installation.
- Install feeder wires.
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Popular Skills for Electrician Journeyman
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Skills in Commercial, Blueprints and Systems Troubleshooting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Residential and Troubleshooting.
Pay by Experience Level for Electrician Journeyman
An early career Electrician Journeyman with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$29.47 based on 113 salaries. A mid-career Electrician Journeyman with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$31.95 based on 228 salaries. An experienced Electrician Journeyman with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$34.13 based on 162 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$34.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Electrician Journeyman in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 16.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Winnipeg, Manitoba (14.8% more) and Edmonton, Alberta (11.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Kelowna, British Columbia (12.8% less) and Vancouver, British Columbia (3.6% less).
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