Electrical Contractor Salary

The average pay for an Electrical Contractor is $38.09 per hour. A skill in Commercial is associated with high pay for this job. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

$41,402 - $146,807
$41K
$76K
$150K
MEDIAN: $76,000
10%
50%
90%

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$14.79 - $81.24
$15
$35
$81
MEDIAN: $35.00
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50%
90%

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$0$154K
Salary $41,402 - $146,807
Bonus $0.00 - $10,213
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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$38,153 - $154,365
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 58
Hourly Data $0$124
Hourly Rate $14.79 - $81.24
Hourly Tips $0.00
Overtime $19.99 - $124.79
Annual Data $0$154K
Bonus $0.00 - $10,213
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).
)
$38,153 - $154,365
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 70

Job Description for Electrical Contractor

An electrical contractor designs electrical systems and installs them. This includes lighting, communications systems, and power systems. Some things that might be installed are motors, generators, switches, wires, batteries, and transformers. This is often performed in commercial environments, but can also be performed in new residences.

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Electrical Contractor Tasks

  • Attend industry association meetings as a means of networking with the customer base and other industry professionals.
  • Oversee the tracking of all projects that are designated for bidding or presentation.
  • Lead the process of identifying, forecasting, and developing electrical construction opportunities.
  • Identify, develop, and maintain customer relationships with current and prospective general contracting customers.
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with internal customers.

Common Career Paths for Electrical Contractor


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Electrical Contractor Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Electrical Contractor

Pay by Experience for an Electrical Contractor has a positive trend. An entry-level Electrical Contractor with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $37,000 based on 13 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Electrical Contractor with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 14 salaries. An experienced Electrical Contractor which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $83,000 based on 57 salaries. An Electrical Contractor with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $96,000 based on 62 salaries.

Electrical Contractor Advice

Q: What is it like working as an Electrical Contractor?

Electrical Contractor in New Haven:
Go Union, never miss work, and they will always keep you employed. Slack off , get laid off.

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Key Stats for Electrical Contractor

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
5%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
50%

Experience Affects Electrical Contractor Salaries

Late-Career
▲20%

Experienced
▲4%

National Average
$80,000

Mid-Career
▼24%

Entry-Level
▼53%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
5%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
50%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 43%
dental benefits
Dental: 32%
vision benefits
Vision: 28%
no benefits
None: 52%