The average hourly pay for a Master Electrician in Phoenix, Arizona is $25.73.
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Job Description for Master Electrician
The title "master electrician" typically refers to a type of electrician who has achieved mastery of their trade. They usually oversee electrician apprentices and journeymen electricians on residential, industrial, and commercial electrical jobs. Typically, a master electrician schedules jobs in phases during a planning stage and ensure that all needed parts, materials, and components have been ordered in advance for the completion of the job. A master electrician, in general, has different re…Read more
Master Electrician Tasks
- Diagnose malfunctioning systems, apparatus, or components, using test equipment and tools, to locate the cause of a problem.
- Install, terminate and splice 120/208/240/480 volt cables.
- Read and interpret construction drawings electrical, mechanical and architectural.
- Perform and interpret power calculations, power factor, insulation tests and positive relay tests as required.
- Install complicated conduit and control systems.
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Popular Skills for Master Electrician
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Skills that pay less than market rate include Commercial, Project Management and Systems Troubleshooting.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Master Electrician in their job title in Boston, Massachusetts earn an average of 35.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Denver, Colorado (21.2% more) and Dallas, Texas (16.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in San Antonio, Texas (4.2% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (1.1% less).
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