The average hourly pay for an Early-Career Electrician Journeyman in Chicago, Illinois is $30.07.
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Job Description for Electrician Journeyman
Electrician journeymen are responsible for conducting tests and inspections of electrical systems and equipment, as well as troubleshooting in a variety of work areas. They must always follow strict safety procedures to prevent workplace incidents, and often use tools such as pliers and screwdrivers to disconnect equipment. Exceptional technical skills are important for these journeymen to identify electrical issues and proceed with prompt repair. They must work well in team settings to complet…Read more
Electrician Journeyman Tasks
- Install and troubleshoot control wiring from drawings.
- Troubleshoot motor and controls.
- Layout and prepare equipment for installation.
- Install feeder wires.
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Pay by Experience Level for Electrician Journeyman
A mid-career Electrician Journeyman with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $39.31 based on 16 salaries. An experienced Electrician Journeyman with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $42.22 based on 16 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $43.
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Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Columbus, Ohio (41.5% less), Lubbock, Texas (40.9% less) and Dallas, Texas (31.0% less).
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