Average Industrial Electrician Hourly Pay

$25.51
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$1,987
Bonus
$2,531
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The average hourly pay for an Industrial Electrician is $25.51.
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$17.90
MEDIAN
$25.51
90%
$34.39
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$18 - $34
Bonus
$501 - $7,891
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$992 - $12,000
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$39,322 - $84,706
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What Do Industrial Electricians Do?

Industrial Electrician Tasks
  • Troubleshoot and repair electrical equipment.
  • Evaluate and make recommendations regarding required repairs and maintenance.
  • Support customers by effectively interfacing with customer and office in repairing equipment as needed.
  • Perform scheduled preventive maintenance activities on equipment.
  • Troubleshoot and repair material handling equipment.

Job Satisfaction for Industrial Electrician

3.8 out of 5
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Popular Employer Salaries for Industrial Electrician

The top respondents for the job title Industrial Electrician are from the companies International Paper Co, Quad/Graphics Inc and Aluminum Company Of America (ALCOA). Reported salaries are highest at International Paper Co where the average pay is $28.49. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Aluminum Company Of America (ALCOA), earning around $28.33. Quad/Graphics Inc pays the lowest at around $27.00. Linamar Corporation also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying $27.05.

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What Are Popular Skills for Industrial Electricians?

Skills in Troubleshooting and Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Electronic Troubleshooting, Systems Troubleshooting and Controls.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Industrial Electricians?

An entry-level Industrial Electrician with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $19.99 based on 16 salaries. An early career Industrial Electrician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $22.50 based on 235 salaries. A mid-career Industrial Electrician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $25.66 based on 203 salaries. An experienced Industrial Electrician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $27.19 based on 288 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $28.
Employees with Industrial Electrician in their job title in Cleveland, Ohio earn an average of 2.0% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Charlotte, North Carolina (17.7% less), Houston, Texas (9.8% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (9.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,099 survey responses.
Entry Level
1.5%
Early Career
21.4%
Mid Career
18.5%
Experienced
26.2%
Late Career
32.5%