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Helper Electrical Salary
in Alabama, United States

$29,955 (USD)

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Last updated: March 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Helper Electrical is $29,955 a year and $14 an hour in Alabama, United States. The average salary range for a Helper Electrical is between $22,917 and $35,746. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alabama, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Assists electrical workers in installation, maintenance, and repair of electric-power generation and distribution equipment, underground cables, and related facilities, performing any combination of following tasks: places barricades around open manholes and excavations, and below crewmembers working overhead to protect workers and public from injury.
  • Digs trenches, places shoring, and lowers tools and materials to workers in excavations and vaults.
  • Positions reels of electric cable along side trench or manhole, and guides cable as it is pulled into ducts to prevent damage to lead sheath.
  • Breaks up concrete to facilitate installation or repair of equipment, using airhammer.
  • Rigs scaffolds and hoists, and helps move heavy machine parts to assist in assembly and repair of generators, converters, switchgear, and related equipment at generating station or substation, as directed.
  • May drive truck.
  • May trim trees and clear undergrowth along right-of-way.
  • Performs other duties as described under helper.
  • May be designated according to worker assisted as cable installer-repairer helper; duct-layer helper; electrician helper, powerhouse; electric-meter-installer helper; wirer helper.
Helper Electrical Job Prevalence in Alabama, United States

Job family: Helpers--Electricians

Job family population: 72,580

Estimated population of Helper Electrical jobs: 11,514

Rate of error: 2.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Helper Electrical Job Listings for Alabama, United States

Commercial Electricians & Helpers
Mar 21
Fort Rucker, AL, USA
Premier Electrical Staffing
Premier Electrical Staffing is looking for Commercial Electricians & Helpers for a project on a military base in Fort Rucker, AL 3-4 month project 60 hours per week (6/10s) $50/day per diem Top Pay ...
Green Electrical Helpers
Mar 15
Bessemer, AL, USA
Premier Electrical Staffing
Premier Electrical Staffing is actively hiring both Commercial and Industrial Helpers for the Bessemer, AL area. 1+ years of electrical experience is desired, but not a requirement. Note: This is not ...
PE Electrical Engineer
Feb 28
Decatur, AL, USA
Ajulia Executive Search
PE Electrical Engineer Decatur, AL Job ID # 2864 Compensation Full Time, Competitive Compensation ... Our Mission is to help our clients source and hire the most qualified professionals in select and ...
Electrical Foreman
Feb 21
Montgomery, AL, USA
DPS Group, LLC
We are looking for a self-starting, motivated, individual willing to lead and help train a crew of ... Knowledgeable and proficient in the current electrical code, and the ability to research and ...
Electrical Engineer 8731
Feb 22
Mobile, AL, USA
Savard Labor & Marine
SAVARD is currently hiring Electrical Engineer to join our team in Mobile, AL. Requirements: * Must ... We work with both privately-held and publicly traded companies across the Southeast to help them ...
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