The average hourly pay for an Electrical Superintendent is $30.46.
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Job Description for Electrical Superintendent
Electrical superintendents oversee all aspects of the planning, implementation, and completion of electrical projects of construction or repair work for construction contractors, private firms, or energy companies. Their duties include examining plans and potential sites, as well as developing a plan to install all electrical wiring and equipment installation needs to a new or renovated building. Electrical superintendents develop and enforce a budget for their projects, as well as supervise w…Read more
Electrical Superintendent Tasks
- Oversee the installation of electrical systems in a new project, or inspect and repair of electrical systems in an existing building.
- Work to make sure contractors' terms are fulfilled and disputes are resolved.
- Manage project supplies so that products arrive on time and are purchased at lowest possible cost.
- Supervise workers, managers, and contractors to ensure their work follows plans and is on schedule.
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Popular Employer Salaries for Electrical Superintendent
The top respondents for the job title Electrical Superintendent are from the companies IES Commercial Inc., Electric Co. and Cummings Electrical. Reported salaries are highest at Walker Engineering, Inc. where the average pay is $34.50. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Cummings Electrical, earning around $33.97. IES Commercial Inc. pays the lowest at around $27.06. Electric Co. also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying $30.00.
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Skills in Project Management, People Management, Operations Management and Project Coordinating are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Commercial.
Pay by Experience Level for Electrical Superintendent
An early career Electrical Superintendent with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $28.15 based on 28 salaries. A mid-career Electrical Superintendent with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $30.82 based on 58 salaries. An experienced Electrical Superintendent with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $29.88 based on 287 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $31.
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Employees with Electrical Superintendent in their job title in Denver, Colorado earn an average of 15.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (11.5% more) and Austin, Texas (8.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Orlando, Florida (14.8% less), Atlanta, Georgia (5.9% less) and Phoenix, Arizona (1.1% less).
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