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Electrical Technician Salary

$67,656 (USD)

Average Salary

$33/hr

Average Hourly

$1,597

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 15, 2019

The average pay for an Electrical Technician is $67,656 a year and $33 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Electrical Technician is between $48,867 and $83,213. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for an Electrical Technician. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Constructs, tests, and changes related electric components, equipment, products, and services, applying electrical theory and related knowledge.
  • Uses principles and theories of science, engineering, and mathematics to solve technical problems.
  • Work is more limited in scope and more practically oriented than that of scientists and engineers.
Electrical Technician Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians

Job family population: 126,950

Estimated population of Electrical Technician jobs: 10,974

Rate of error: 1.6%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$78,431
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Electrical Technician Job Listings for United States

Food and Dairy Electrical Technician
Dec 10
Clark County, United States
Spearhead Staffing
The stable, established, growing, family-oriented, flexible system integrator is hiring a full time, permanent Food and Dairy Electrical Technician. This employer is dedicated to engineering ...
Prototype Vehicle Electrical Technician
Dec 10
Portland, OR, USA
OLSA Resources
Analyze failure modes (electrical and/or mechanical) and provide root cause analysis. Document issues clearly and accurately. Contact Design engineering and other Product Validation groups to support ...
Electrical Technician II
Dec 9
Pleasanton, CA, USA
The Fountain Group
Troubleshooting electrical schematics. Medical Device highly preferred. Company Description The Fountain Group is a professional staffing firm specializing in providing contingent workforce solutions ...
Electrical Technician- ***Sign On Bonus Available***
Dec 2
Danielson, CT, USA
SPIROL International Corporation
The Electrical Technician is responsible for providing support to the Engineering Staff on Automation, Manufacturing, and Facilities projects. This support includes interfacing with the Engineering ...
Gas Turbine Electrical Technician
Nov 21
Virginia Beach, United States
TAD PGS, Inc.
Gas Turbine Electrical Technician Category: Engineering Description: We have an outstanding Contract position for aGas Turbine Electrical Technicianto join a leading Company located inVirginia Beach ...

The average pay for an Electrical Technician is $67,656 a year and $33 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Electrical Technician is between $48,867 and $83,213. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for an Electrical Technician. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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