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How much does a Electrical Technician make?

Updated Jun 18, 2021

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$55,228 /yr
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673 salaries

$36K

Low

$55K

Average

$84K

High

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The national average salary for a Electrical Technician is $55,228 in United States. Filter by location to see Electrical Technician salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 673 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Electrical Technician employees.

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Aerotek
3.5

Aerotek

Electrical Technician

$60,229

 /yr
Range: $42K - $84K
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$42K

$84K

$41,672 - $83,554 Range

Sunsystem Technology
3.2

Sunsystem Technology

Electrical Technician - Hourly

$33

 /hr
Range: $33 - $33

$33

$33

$33 - $33 Range

Boeing
3.8

Boeing

Electrical Technician - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $10 - $32

$10

$32

$10 - $32 Range

US Navy
3.8

US Navy

Electrical Technician

$55,133

 /yr
Range: $23K - $83K

$23K

$83K

$23,015 - $82,828 Range

Nucor
3.9

Nucor

Electrical Technician

$100,440

 /yr
Range: $42K - $132K

$42K

$132K

$41,746 - $132,288 Range

Kraft Heinz Company
3.3

Kraft Heinz Company

Electrical Technician - Hourly

$30

 /hr
Range: $28 - $31

$28

$31

$28 - $31 Range

Georgia-Pacific
3.5

Georgia-Pacific

Electrical Technician - Hourly

$26

 /hr
Range: $21 - $30

$21

$30

$21 - $30 Range

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UL
3.6

UL

Electrical Technician - Hourly

$23

 /hr
Range: $10 - $23

$10

$23

$10 - $23 Range

Con Edison
3.9

Con Edison

Electrical Technician

$81,368

 /yr
Range: $63K - $95K

$63K

$95K

$63,070 - $95,376 Range

Express Employment Professionals
3.9

Express Employment Professionals

Electrical Technician - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $17 - $23

$17

$23

$17 - $23 Range

Lockheed Martin
4.1

Lockheed Martin

Electrical Technician - Hourly

$35

 /hr
Range: $25 - $45

$25

$45

$25 - $45 Range

International Paper
3.7

International Paper

Electrical Technician

$63,883

 /yr
Range: $53K - $77K

$53K

$77K

$52,795 - $77,360 Range

Arconic
3.1

Arconic

Electrical Technician - Hourly

$32

 /hr
Range: $27 - $37

$27

$37

$27 - $37 Range

Manpower
4.1

Manpower

Electrical Technician - Hourly

$30

 /hr
Range: $15 - $31

$15

$31

$15 - $31 Range

Peoplelink Group
3

Peoplelink Group

Electrical Technician - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $11 - $26

$11

$26

$11 - $26 Range

WestRock
3.4

WestRock

Electrical Technician - Hourly

$30

 /hr
Range: $28 - $33

$28

$33

$28 - $33 Range

Konecranes
3.6

Konecranes

Electrical Technician - Hourly

$26

 /hr
Range: $21 - $28

$21

$28

$21 - $28 Range

Schlumberger
3.8

Schlumberger

Electrical Technician - Hourly

$27

 /hr
Range: $25 - $40

$25

$40

$25 - $40 Range

Westinghouse
2.9

Westinghouse

Electrical Technician

$67,009

 /yr
Range: $58K - $92K

$58K

$92K

$58,262 - $92,123 Range

SNC-Lavalin
3.6

SNC-Lavalin

Electrical Technician - Hourly

$41

 /hr
Range: $27 - $41

$27

$41

$27 - $41 Range

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Recent Salary Reports

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$19
hourly
A Calibration Technician in the Truckee, CA Area area reported making $19 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Truckee, CA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$12
hourly
An Electrical Technician in the Waco, TX Area area reported making $12 per hour
Additional Pay
$200 cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Waco, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$93,998
per year
An Instrumentation Technician in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $93,998 per year
Additional Pay
$6k cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$50,000
per year
A Calibration Technician in the Cincinnati, OH Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Cincinnati, OH Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$3,001
monthly
A Calibration Technician in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $3,001 per month
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$33,000
per year
A Calibration Technician in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $33,000 per year
Job Highlights
Chicago, IL Area area
Contract
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$105,000
per year
An Instrument Engineer in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $105,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$65,000
per year
An Instrumentation Engineer in the Harrisonburg, VA Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Harrisonburg, VA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$23
hourly
A Wind Commissioning Technician in the Sacramento, CA Area area reported making $23 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Sacramento, CA Area area
Contract
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
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