Entry-Level Electrician Journeyman Salary

Median pay for Entry-Level Electrician Journeymans lies in the neighborhood of $20.48 per hour. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Entry-Level Electrician Journeymans. Health benefits are not enjoyed by everyone in this line of work, and over a third lack any coverage at all. Medical benefits are reported by more than half and dental coverage is claimed by just over two-fifths. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$26,051 - $69,165
$26K
$43K
$69K
MEDIAN: $43,194
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$15.01 - $31.75
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$21
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MEDIAN: $20.58
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$0$73K
Salary $26,051 - $69,165
Bonus $153.19 - $4,848
Profit Sharing $1,750
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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$31,016 - $73,907
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 62
Hourly Data $0$45
Hourly Rate $15.01 - $31.75
Hourly Tips $0.06
Overtime $22.12 - $45.97
Annual Data $0$73K
Bonus $153.19 - $4,848
Profit Sharing $1,750
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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$31,016 - $73,907
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 600

Electrician Journeyman Job Listings

Electrician Journeyman Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Electrician Journeyman in Simi Valley:
"Pipe Bender."
How to bend pipe. To excel: Listen, watch and learn. ABC school does not teach or train "hands on".

Electrician Journeyman in Hamilton:
Try diferent jobs to learn.

Electrician Journeyman in Shirley:
"Though I would be making more money by now."
Get your license 1.

Electrician Journeyman in Phoenix:
"Knowledge."
Go to school and get your Journeymans card.

Electrician Journeyman in Sebring:
"To get licensed as soon as possible."
Get master's license as soon as possible.

Electrician Journeyman in Glendale:
"Go to the basics."
Remember what you learned and had to remember for that test. Since it's your first year use your code book to check your work and ensure you are as efficient as possible.

Electrician Journeyman in Barre:
"Poor wages with high expectations of physically demanding la."
Just trying to understand how every other trade in Vermont gets paid much better than electricians.

Key Stats for Electrician Journeyman

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 87 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
44%

Skills That Affect Electrician Journeyman Salaries

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
▲5%

Systems Troubleshooting
▲2%

Controls
▲1%

National Average
$45,000

Blueprints
▼2%

Electronic Troubleshooting
▼3%

Commercial
▼5%

Troubleshooting
▼6%

Residential
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 87 votes.

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 63%
dental benefits
Dental: 41%
vision benefits
Vision: 36%
no benefits
None: 36%