Average Electrician Hourly Pay in Ireland

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The average hourly pay for an Electrician in Ireland is €18.65.
MEDIAN €18.65
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Hourly Rate
€13 - €23
€193 - €2,517
Profit Sharing
€0 - €3,439
Total Pay
€28,670 - €50,050

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Job Description for Electrician

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.

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Career Paths

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Electrical Engineer
Maintenance Electrician
Maintenance Technician
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Electrician

Skills in Commercial, Maintenance and Residential are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Plant Maintenance and Troubleshooting.

Pay by Experience Level for Electrician

An entry-level Electrician with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of €14.90 based on 10 salaries. An early career Electrician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €17.73 based on 132 salaries. A mid-career Electrician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €18.24 based on 150 salaries. An experienced Electrician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €19.00 based on 350 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of €20.
Employees with Electrician in their job title in Waterford, Waterford earn an average of 12.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Galway, Galway (6.4% more) and Dublin, Dublin (5.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Wexford, Wexford (10.2% less), Kilkenny, Kilkenny (8.2% less) and Cork, Cork (1.7% less).

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