Average Experienced Electrician Hourly Pay

$25.12
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
$1,843
Bonus
$4,991
Commission
$2,450
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The average hourly pay for an Experienced Electrician is $25.12.
10%
$17.73
MEDIAN
$25.12
90%
$39.02
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Hourly Rate
$18 - $39
Bonus
$396 - $7,244
Profit Sharing
$495 - $10,049
Commission
$959 - $15,456
Total Pay
$37,948 - $89,908
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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.

Popular Employer Salaries for Electrician

The top respondents for the job title Electrician are from the companies Electric Co., Union Pacific Railroad and Berg Electric Corp.. Reported salaries are highest at Union Pacific Railroad where the average pay is $30.21. Electric Co. pays the lowest at around $26.85.

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Popular Skills for Electrician

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

Pay by Experience Level for Electrician

An entry-level Electrician with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $14.92 based on 270 salaries. An early career Electrician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.72 based on 3,613 salaries. A mid-career Electrician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $22.52 based on 2,684 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $27.
Employees with Electrician in their job title in Chicago, Illinois earn an average of 38.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (28.5% more) and Los Angeles, California (17.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Orlando, Florida (22.6% less), Atlanta, Georgia (15.2% less) and Phoenix, Arizona (5.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 9,425 survey responses.
Entry Level
2.9%
Early Career
38.3%
Mid Career
28.5%
Late Career
30.3%