The average hourly pay for an Electrician with Solar Energy / Solar Power skills in San Diego, California is $28.50.
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$24 - $32
$50,306 - $87,270
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Job Description for Electrician
Electricians work for a wide variety of companies, perform a multitude of tasks that generally require close attention to detail and good judgment, and have a journeyman electrician's license. These licenses typically require four years of apprentice work. That time includes some classroom instruction and a good deal of actual fieldwork. Certain states and companies may require a master electrician's license, which entails several more years of experience working as a journeyman. Electricians …Read more
- 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
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Skills that pay less than market rate include Electronic Troubleshooting, Residential, Maintenance, Troubleshooting and Commercial.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Electrician in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 27.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Bakersfield, California (16.5% more) and Los Angeles, California (8.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Phoenix, Arizona (33.3% less).
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