$41,084
Avg. Salary
$16.53
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$1,973

Bonus

$3,931

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Solar Energy System Installer is $16.53 per hour.

The average pay for a Solar Energy System Installer is $41,084 per year.

10%
$12.92
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$16.53
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$22.60
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MEDIAN $16.53
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$25k
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$41k
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$68k
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MEDIAN $41,084
$25,140 - $67,924
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MEDIAN: $41,084
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$0$67K
Salary $25,140 - $67,924
Bonus $49.32 - $10,078
Profit Sharing $3,931
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$27,462 - $54,183
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 73
Hourly Data $0$34
Hourly Rate $12.92 - $22.60
Overtime $19.24 - $34.32
Annual Data $0$54K
Bonus $49.32 - $10,078
Profit Sharing $3,931
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$27,462 - $54,183
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 486

Job Description for Solar Energy System Installer

Solar energy system installers' main responsibility is to install solar equipment in residential and commercial buildings. They must make sure that the installation is done properly, as well as provide excellent customer service to the client. These installers generally work with a construction manager to make sure that the installed solar energy system will meet the client's expectations. Additionally, they must ensure that the warehouse and trucks they use are stocked properly, as well as work effectively in a team setting. They must also work effectively on their own with minimal supervision as well.

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Solar Energy System Installer Tasks
  • Assemble and install solar photovoltaic systems.
  • Test installed system for desired performance.
  • Prepare the site for the solar system, including cutting holes and connecting electrical wiring.
  • Assess placement site and measure for security and fit.

Solar Energy System Installer Pay By Employer

$0$47K

$35,360

SunRun
16 profiles
$35,894

Common Career Paths for Solar Energy System Installer


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Popular Skills for Solar Energy System Installer


Solar Energy System Installers only report a few specific skills. Most notably, skills in Electronic Troubleshooting, Roofing Materials Installation, Electronic Equipment Installation, and Solar Energy / Solar Power are correlated to pay that is above average. Solar Energy / Solar Power is a skill commonly found among those who know Roofing Materials Installation.

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Key Stats for Solar Energy System Installer

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 83 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
76%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
3%
20 years or more
1%

Experience Affects Solar Energy System Installer Salaries

Experienced
▲61%

Mid-Career
▲20%

National Average
$37,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Solar Energy System Installer Salaries

Electronic Troubleshooting
▲16%

Roofing Materials Installation
▲2%

Electronic Equipment Installation
▲1%

National Average
$37,000


Roofing
▼2%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 83 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
76%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
3%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 58%
dental benefits
Dental: 40%
vision benefits
Vision: 34%
no benefits
None: 41%