Average Electrical Contractor Hourly Pay

Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)

The average hourly pay for an Electrical Contractor is $32.00

Hourly Rate
$17 - $77
$388 - $15k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $11k
Total Pay
$40k - $155k
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What Do Electrical Contractors Do?

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.
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How do Electrical Contractors Rate Their Jobs?

4.6 out of 5
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FAQs About Electrical Contractors

What is the highest pay for Electrical Contractors?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for an Electrical Contractor is $77.24 / hour

What is the lowest pay for Electrical Contractors?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for an Electrical Contractor is $17 / hour

How can Electrical Contractors increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as an Electrical Contractor is possible in different ways. Change of employer: Consider a career move to a new employer that is willing to pay higher for your skills. Level of Education: Gaining advanced degrees may allow this role to increase their income potential and qualify for promotions. Managing Experience: If you are an Electrical Contractor that oversees more junior Electrical Contractors, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.