A Master Electrician in Toronto, Ontario earns an average wage of C$37.13 per hour. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

C$55,000 - C$102,439
C$55K
C$71K
C$100K
MEDIAN: C$70,791
10%
50%
90%
C$27.24 - C$58.17
C$27
C$35
C$58
MEDIAN: C$35.39
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$106K
Salary C$55,000 - C$102,439
Bonus C$7,500
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$58,884 - C$106,933
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 22 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 14
Hourly Data C$0C$58
Hourly Rate C$27.24 - C$58.17
Overtime C$52.50
Annual Data C$0C$106K
Bonus C$7,500
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$58,884 - C$106,933
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 22 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 33

Job Description for Master Electrician

The title "master electrician" typically refers to a type of electrician who has achieved mastery of their trade. They usually oversee electrician apprentices and journeymen electricians on residential, industrial, and commercial electrical jobs. Typically, a master electrician schedules jobs in phases during a planning stage and ensure that all needed parts, materials, and components have been ordered in advance for the completion of the job.

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Master Electrician Tasks

  • Diagnose malfunctioning systems, apparatus, or components, using test equipment and tools, to locate the cause of a problem.
  • Install, terminate and splice 120/208/240/480 volt cables.
  • Read and interpret construction drawings electrical, mechanical and architectural.
  • Perform and interpret power calculations, power factor, insulation tests and positive relay tests as required.
  • Install complicated conduit and control systems.

Master Electrician Job Listings

Key Stats for Master Electrician

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
36%

Experience Affects Master Electrician Salaries

National Average
C$76,000

Mid-Career
▼2%

Late-Career
▼2%

Experienced
▼13%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
36%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 53%
dental benefits
Dental: 42%
vision benefits
Vision: 37%
no benefits
None: 47%