An Industrial Electrician earns an average wage of C$30.48 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

C$44,192 - C$101,331
C$44K
C$68K
C$100K
MEDIAN: C$68,138
10%
50%
90%
C$20.38 - C$40.04
C$20
C$30
C$40
MEDIAN: C$30.24
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$101K
Salary C$44,192 - C$101,331
Bonus C$292 - C$11,836
Profit Sharing C$503 - C$8,391
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$44,474 - C$94,823
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 50
Hourly Data C$0C$72
Hourly Rate C$20.38 - C$40.04
Overtime C$22.70 - C$72.81
Annual Data C$0C$94K
Bonus C$292 - C$11,836
Profit Sharing C$503 - C$8,391
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$44,474 - C$94,823
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 309

Job Description for Industrial Electrician

Industrial electricians perform a variety of functions related to electrical controls, equipment, and wiring in an industrial plant or worksite. Their work may involve testing, troubleshooting, installation, and repair of the electrical components. In addition, they read and interpret blueprints and specifications, as well as remain current on electrical code specifications for the area.

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Industrial Electrician Tasks

  • Troubleshoot and repair electrical equipment.
  • Evaluate and make recommendations regarding required repairs and maintenance.
  • Support customers by effectively interfacing with customer and office in repairing equipment as needed.
  • Perform scheduled preventive maintenance activities on equipment.
  • Troubleshoot and repair material handling equipment.

Common Career Paths for Industrial Electrician


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Pay by Experience Level for Industrial Electrician

Pay by Experience for an Industrial Electrician has a positive trend. An entry-level Industrial Electrician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$62,000 based on 64 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Industrial Electrician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$67,000 based on 67 salaries. An experienced Industrial Electrician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$72,000 based on 57 salaries. An Industrial Electrician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$73,000 based on 48 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$66,387

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

Industrial Electrician Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Industrial Electrician?

Industrial Electrician in Belledune:
"Working As An Industrial Electrician."
Pros: Industrial electrical operations, like automation of equipment and troubleshooting electrical problems.
Cons: Working on lighting and washing floors.

Industrial Electrician in Hamilton:
"Great company."
Pros: The most enjoyable aspects include the people I work with and their attitudes towards work and towards each other, the benefits, pension, gym, Christmas party, bonus, rec park. And the pay seems to be about the median for my trade.
Cons: Sometimes rough working conditions, the fact that we are now owned by a company in another country and we do not have a union makes for a uncertain future.

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Key Stats for Industrial Electrician

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 35 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
26%

Experience Affects Industrial Electrician Salaries

▲9%

▲8%

▲1%

National Average
C$66,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Industrial Electrician Salaries



Electronic Troubleshooting
▲3%

National Average
C$66,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 35 votes.

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
26%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
no benefits
None: 10%