$53,709
Avg. Salary
$22.95
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$1,515

Bonus

$1,965

Profit Sharing

$3,000

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for an Electrician with Maintenance skills is $22.95 per hour.

The average pay for an Electrician with Maintenance skills is $53,709 per year.

10%
$14.82
10%
$22.95
50%
$35.19
90%
90%
MEDIAN $22.95
10%
$30k
10%
$54k
50%
$94k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $53,709
$30,489 - $94,124
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$54K
$94K
MEDIAN: $53,709
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$0$94K
Salary $30,489 - $94,124
Bonus $300 - $7,861
Profit Sharing $208 - $9,928
Commission $3,000
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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$31,636 - $83,743
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 630
Hourly Data $0$54
Hourly Rate $14.82 - $35.19
Hourly Tips $0.00 - $4.73
Overtime $21.26 - $54.29
Annual Data $0$83K
Bonus $300 - $7,861
Commission $3,000
Profit Sharing $208 - $9,928
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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$31,636 - $83,743
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 3,924

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.

Popular Employer Salaries for Electrician


Employees of Electric Co. can expect to make the least, with the company offering a median salary of $42K; however, pay is widely dispersed from top to bottom, ranging from $29K to $85K.

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Pay by Experience Level for Electrician

Pay by Experience for an Electrician has a positive trend. An entry-level Electrician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 1,232 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Electrician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 1,311 salaries. An experienced Electrician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $54,000 based on 1,722 salaries. An Electrician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 1,172 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $51,450

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Electricians with Maintenance skills will find that Los Angeles offers an impressive pay rate, one which exceeds the national average by 31 percent. Electricians with Maintenance skills can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Seattle (+30 percent), Chicago (+29 percent), San Diego (+22 percent), and Indianapolis (+14 percent). Phoenix is home to the smallest salaries in the field, lagging the national average by 18 percent. Employers in Dallas and Atlanta also lean toward paying below-median salaries (13 percent lower and 10 percent lower, respectively).

Key Stats for Electrician

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 883 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
27%

Experience Affects Electrician Salaries

▲18%

Experienced
▲4%

National Average
$51,000

▼4%

▼25%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 883 votes.

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 51%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
no benefits
None: 31%