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Electrician Salary

$60,241 (USD)

Average Salary

$29/hr

Average Hourly

$2,145

Average Bonus

Last updated: November 20, 2019

The average pay for an Electrician is $60,241 a year and $29 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Electrician is between $43,635 and $74,032. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for an Electrician. 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:
  • Installs, connects, tests, and sustains electrical systems for a variety of purposes, including climate control, security, and communications.
  • Figures layout, installs, and repairs wiring, electrical fixtures, apparatus, and control equipment, such as switches, relays, and circuit-breaker panels, fastening in place with screws or bolts, using hand tools and power tools.
Electrician Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Electricians

Job family population: 655,840

Estimated population of Electrician jobs: 30,654

Rate of error: 0.8%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$69,836
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or simply America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), it is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe. Most of the country is located in central North America between Canada and Mexico. With an estimated population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the...

Electrician Job Listings for United States

Service Electrician
Nov 19
Kansas City, MO, USA
EMPOWERED ELECTRIC LLC
Electrician, Not Salesman. We are looking for a Service Electrician, not a Salesman. There is a time to point out issues for the customer, but that is not your primary focus. We want to serve Kansas ...
Electrician Journeyman
Nov 19
Nashville, TN, USA
Extreme Lighting & Sound, LLC
Journeyman Electrician Duties and Responsibilities: * Arrive at service calls on time * Interact with customers in a professional and courteous manner * Provide estimates for cost and timeline prior ...
Industrial Electrician
Nov 20
Friendly Village Of, United States
Quad
Quad/Graphics is seeking an Industrial Electrician to join our Riverside Box Springs, California team. At Quad Graphics, we enjoy: >Competitive Pay and Excellent Benefits >Compressed work week allows ...
Journeyman Electrician Make 60-100k!!! SIGNING BONUSES FOR NEW HIRES!
Nov 19
Tampa, FL, USA
Sunpro Solar
Licensed Journeyman Electricians Make 60-100k!!! SIGNING BONUSES FOR NEW HIRES! Confidential interviews, full or part-time positions available. Local jobs no out-of-town driving. Earn Top Cash Now
Electrician
Nov 19
Champaign, IL, USA
Express Professional Staffing Division
Electrician We would like to hire an Electrician to join our team. You will be responsible for installing and repairing complex electrical control, wiring, and lighting systems working from a ...

The average pay for an Electrician is $60,241 a year and $29 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Electrician is between $43,635 and $74,032. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for an Electrician. 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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