Average Electrical Contractor Hourly Pay

$35.39
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$5,087
Bonus
$28,000
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The average hourly pay for an Electrical Contractor is $35.39.
10%
$15.32
MEDIAN
$35.39
90%
$82.17
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Hourly Rate
$15 - $82
Bonus
$407 - $41,217
Profit Sharing
$0 - $28,000
Total Pay
$38,788 - $160,475
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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.

Job Satisfaction for Electrical Contractor

4.5 out of 5
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What Are Popular Skills for Electrical Contractors?

Skills in Systems Troubleshooting and Construction Estimating are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Project Management, Residential and Commercial.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Electrical Contractors?

An early career Electrical Contractor with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $17.38 based on 19 salaries. A mid-career Electrical Contractor with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $32.56 based on 17 salaries. An experienced Electrical Contractor with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $38.97 based on 82 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $51.
Employees with Electrical Contractor in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 72.4% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (54.8% less), Columbus, Ohio (43.5% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (23.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 220 survey responses.
Early Career
8.6%
Mid Career
7.7%
Experienced
37.3%
Late Career
46.4%