Electrician in Rochester, New York Salary

How much does an Electrician make in Rochester, NY? An Electrician in Rochester takes home an average of $23.00 per hour. This is 8% above the national average for an Electrician which is $21.21 per hour. Wages for an Electrician in Rochester range from $12.57 per hour to $35.57 per hour. Total Annual Compensation, which includes hourly rate, bonus, and overtime for an Electrician in Rochester ranges from $26,920 to $84,150 annually. Job satisfaction is reported as 5 out of 5 stars. In Rochester, men make up the majority of the workforce (100 percent). Many report receiving medical benefits from their employer.

$37,780 - $55,000
$43K
MEDIAN: $43,000
50%

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$12.57 - $35.57
$13
$23
$36
MEDIAN: $23.00
10%
50%
90%

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$0$84K
Salary $43,000
Bonus $4,050
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$26,920 - $84,150
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 5
Hourly Data $0$60
Hourly Rate $12.57 - $35.57
Overtime $19.01 - $60.61
Annual Data $0$84K
Bonus $4,050
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$26,920 - $84,150
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 22

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.

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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.

About Rochester, New York

Monroe County, New York
209,808
Male:
100,135 (47.7%)
Female:
109,673 (52.3%)
Rochester (/ˈrɒtʃᵻstər/ or /ˈrɒˌtʃɛstər/) is a city on the southern shore of Lake Ontario in the western portion of the U.S. state of New York, and the seat of Monroe County. The city's population (210,565) was the state's third largest — after New York City and Buffalo — at the time of the 2010 census. Rochester is the center of a larger metropolitan area that encompasses and extends beyond Monroe County, and comprises Genesee County, Livingston County, Ontario County, Orleans County and Wayne County. This area, which is part of the Western New York region, had a population of 1,079,671 at the time of the 2010 Census. A Census estimate of July 1, 2012, raised that number to 1,082,284. Rochester was one of America's first boomtowns, and rose to prominence as the site of many flour mills along the Genesee River, and then as a major hub of manufacturing. Several of the...
Rochester:
$31,946
New York:
$60,850
$790
Rochester:
$76,900
New York:
$293,500
8.7%

Electrician Job Listings

Key Stats for Electrician

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
33%

Experience Affects Electrician Salaries

Late-Career
▲16%

National Average
$50,000

Mid-Career
▼9%

Skills That Affect Electrician Salaries

Maintenance
▲24%

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
▲15%

National Average
$50,000

Troubleshooting
▼8%

Commercial
▼31%

Residential
▼45%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
33%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
no benefits
None: 14%