The average hourly pay for an Industrial Electrician with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation skills in Columbia, South Carolina is $25.03.
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Job Description for Industrial Electrician
Industrial electricians perform a variety of functions related to electrical controls, equipment, and wiring in an industrial plant or worksite. Their work may involve testing, troubleshooting, installation, and repair of the electrical components. In addition, they read and interpret blueprints and specifications, as well as remain current on electrical code specifications for the area. Industrial electricians work for a variety of employers, including electrical firms, parts manufacturers, an…Read more
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.
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Skills that pay less than market rate include Troubleshooting and Controls.
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Employees with Industrial Electrician in their job title in Milwaukee, Wisconsin earn an average of 29.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Louisville, Kentucky (29.4% more) and Lancaster, Pennsylvania (14.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (0.8% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (0.3% less).
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