$59,338
Avg. Salary
$23.89
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$1,020

Bonus

$3,750

Profit Sharing

$14,000

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for an Electrician with Solar Energy / Solar Power skills is $23.89 per hour.

The average pay for an Electrician with Solar Energy / Solar Power skills is $59,338 per year.

10%
$14.73
10%
$23.89
50%
$39.13
90%
90%
MEDIAN $23.89
10%
$30k
10%
$59k
50%
$98k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $59,338
$29,900 - $98,292
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$59K
$98K
MEDIAN: $59,338
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$0$98K
Salary $29,900 - $98,292
Bonus $205 - $5,896
Profit Sharing $3,750
Commission $14,000
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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$31,418 - $95,576
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 83
Hourly Data $0$61
Hourly Rate $14.73 - $39.13
Hourly Tips $0.62
Overtime $21.95 - $61.38
Annual Data $0$95K
Bonus $205 - $5,896
Commission $14,000
Profit Sharing $3,750
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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$31,418 - $95,576
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 507

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.

Electrician Job Listings

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 $42,000 based on 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 $55,000 based on 216 salaries. An experienced Electrician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 239 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 $69,000 based on 137 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

46%

20%

18%

-8%

-13%

-30%

National Average: $53,686

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

For Electricians with Solar Energy / Solar Power skills, busy Los Angeles offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 38 percent above the national average. Electricians with Solar Energy / Solar Power skills will also find cushy salaries in San Diego (+33 percent) and Boston (+21 percent). The lowest-paying market is Florida, which sits 41 percent below the national average, proving that location is a significant contributor to overall pay. Two other places where employers offer below-median salaries are Phoenix (14 percent less) and New York (3 percent less).

Key Stats for Electrician

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 95 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
19%

Experience Affects Electrician Salaries

▲28%

▲13%

▲2%

National Average
$54,000

▼21%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 95 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 59%
dental benefits
Dental: 48%
vision benefits
Vision: 39%
no benefits
None: 39%