What am I worth?
What your skills are worth in the market is constantly changing.
Get your pay report
How should I pay?
When you get pay right, you attract and retain the best talent.
Price a job

Average Electrician with Controls Skills Hourly Pay

$24.07
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
$1,800
Bonus
What am I worth?
Get pay report
How should I pay?
Price a job
The average hourly pay for an Electrician with Controls skills is $24.07.
10%
$16.47
MEDIAN
$24.07
90%
$39.92
Is Electrician your job title? Find out what you should be paid
Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.What's this?
United States (change)
How it works:
1
Enter city & years of experience
2
Add pay factors like skills & education
3
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
Hourly Rate
$16 - $40
Bonus
$296 - $5,068
Total Pay
$34,150 - $84,668
Find your market worth – how it works:
Tell us about your job and pay factors like skills and educationTell us about your job and pay factors like skills and education
Find your market worth with a report tailored to youFind your market worth with a report tailored to you
Negotiate your pay with confidenceNegotiate your pay with confidence

What Do Electricians Do?

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.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Electrician. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Electrician
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

Electrician Job Listings

Search for more jobs
Search

What Are Popular Skills for Electricians?

Skills that pay less than market rate include Electronic Troubleshooting, Maintenance, Residential, Troubleshooting and Commercial.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Electricians?

An early career Electrician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $18.44 based on 17 salaries. A mid-career Electrician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $24.74 based on 21 salaries. An experienced Electrician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $25.51 based on 33 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $30.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 85 survey responses.
Early Career
20.0%
Mid Career
24.7%
Experienced
38.8%
Late Career
16.5%