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Wirer Salary
in Alabama, United States

$32,244 (USD)

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Last updated: March 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Wirer is $32,244 a year and $16 an hour in Alabama, United States. The average salary range for a Wirer is between $24,536 and $38,609. 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

  • Installs, adjusts, and repairs wiring and cables in punched card office machines and adding machines according to wiring diagrams, blueprints, and engineering specifications, using handtools, soldering iron, and plugging gun: reads wiring diagrams, blueprints, wire routing and standards sheets, and engineering specifications to determine lengths, types, routing, and colors of wiring and cables to be installed in machines, such as collators, adding machines, reproducing punches, card reader punches, and interpreters.
  • Selects specified wires and cables, routes according to instructions, and fastens connections by bolting, screwing, soldering, or plugging, using wrenches, screwdrivers, soldering iron, and plugging gun (pneumatic gun that forces plug ends of wires into jacks).
  • Inspects previously wired units, such as plugboards, fuse holders, keyboards, and indicator lights, for conformance to specifications, using test devices, such as voltmeters and ohmmeters.
Wirer Job Prevalence in Alabama, United States

Job family: Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers

Job family population: 217,680

Estimated population of Wirer jobs: 15,370

Rate of error: 2.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Wirer Job Listings for Alabama, United States

Electrical Assembler III
Jan 29
Madison, AL, USA
Moseley Technical Services, Inc.
Responsibilities: · Assemble electrical & electronic components, wiring harnesses, and other electrical assemblies & subassemblies. · Manufacture electronic/electrical circuitry, electronic ...
Wire Harness and Cable Assembly
Feb 27
Huntsville, AL, USA
JTL Staffing and Payroll
Reading wiring diagrams, schematic drawing, engineering instructions, and associated documentation pertaining to the electrical manufacturing process * J-STD certification (preferred) * High school ...
Electronic Assembly
Mar 9
Birmingham, AL, USA
Reading blueprints to assemble pre wired component boxes. Responsibilities: Assembling equipment to spec. Working hours: 6:00 AM - 3:00 PM Skills: Electronic knowledge. Mechanical aptitude. Ability ...
Jan 3
Birmingham, AL, USA
Birmingham Control Systems
... wiring
Licensed Journeymen Electricians - 4467647
Mar 16
Bessemer, AL, USA
Automation Personnel Services
Proficiently installing wiring fixtures, and other electrical components in newly constructed buildings. Shift: M-F, 7:00 am-4:00 pm, with some overtime and Saturday work possible. Payrate: $15+ per ...
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