Average Electrician Hourly Pay in San Diego, California

$24.90
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$4,913
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The average hourly pay for an Electrician in San Diego, California is $24.90.
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$15.01
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$24.90
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$42.55
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$15 - $43
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$1,000 - $11,000
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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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Popular Skills for Electrician

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

Pay by Experience Level for Electrician

An early career Electrician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $20.32 based on 42 salaries. A mid-career Electrician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $29.95 based on 30 salaries. An experienced Electrician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $29.18 based on 35 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $33.
Employees with Electrician in their job title in Chicago, Illinois earn an average of 16.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (2.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (19.7% less), Dallas, Texas (16.2% less) and Denver, Colorado (13.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 124 survey responses.
Early Career
33.9%
Mid Career
24.2%
Experienced
28.2%
Late Career
13.7%