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Electrician Underground Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$32,495 (USD)

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The average pay for an Electrician Underground is $32,495 a year and $16 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for an Electrician Underground is between $31,199 and $38,115. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Installs and repairs underground conduit and cable systems used to conduct electrical energy between substations and consumers: installs and repairs conduits following blueprints.
  • Pulls cables through ducts cable puller.
  • Splices cables together or to overhead transmission line, customer service line, or street light line cable splicer.
  • Installs and repairs transformers, fuse boxes, bus bars, relays, and other electrical equipment in manhole and underground substations underground repairer according to wiring diagrams and specifications.
  • Reinsulates or replaces worn cables and wires.
  • Tests electric cables and equipment wiring to detect broken circuits or incorrect connections, using test lamp, voltmeter, ammeter, and thermocouple indicator.
Electrician Underground Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers

Job family population: 107,090

Estimated population of Electrician Underground jobs: 5,121

Rate of error: 2.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Electrician Underground Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Electrical Construction Inspector
Apr 3
White Plains, NY, USA
Certified Site Safety of NY, LLC.
... underground conduit duct banks, and conduit systems ensuring conformance to Contract Documents. ... Certifications/Licenses - Ideal candidate would possess a New York State Journeyman Electrician ...
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