Average Industrial Electrician with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation Skills Hourly Pay in Houston, Texas

$24.54
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The average hourly pay for an Industrial Electrician with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation skills in Houston, Texas is $24.54.
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$20.11
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$24.54
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$36.75
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MEDIAN $24.54
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Hourly Rate
$20 - $37
Total Pay
$41,879 - $143,069

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Job Description for Industrial Electrician

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.

Career Paths

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Industrial Electrician
Electrician
Maintenance Technician
Maintenance Electrician
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Industrial Electrician

Skills in Electronic Troubleshooting and Systems Troubleshooting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Troubleshooting and Controls.
Employees with Industrial Electrician in their job title in Louisville, Kentucky earn an average of 32.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Milwaukee, Wisconsin (29.6% more) and Chicago, Illinois (26.2% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 6 survey responses.
Mid Career
100.0%