Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does an Electrician make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

Industry

$65,997 / yrTotal Pay
$49,415 / yrBase Pay
$16,582 / yrAdditional Pay

$65,997

 / yr
$34K$317K
Most Likely Range
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The estimated total pay for a Electrician is $65,997 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $49,415 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $16,582 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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$65,997 /yr
Electrician
$89,656 /yr
Senior Electrician
$69,791 /yr
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Some related job titles are Apprentice Electrician Salaries with median pay of $59,879, Electrical Salaries with median pay of $84,844, Apprentice Electrician Salaries with median pay of $56,795, Journeyman Electrician Salaries with median pay of $73,515.

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US Army
3.8

US Army

Electrician

$50,747

 /yr
Range: $25K - $80K

$25K

$80K

$25,035 - $79,504 Range

US Navy
3.7

US Navy

Electrician

$51,920

 /yr
Range: $23K - $106K

$23K

$106K

$22,606 - $106,491 Range

Aerotek
3.5

Aerotek

Electrician

$71,610

 /yr
Range: $42K - $97K

$42K

$97K

$42,470 - $97,097 Range

International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
4.4

$15

$85

$15 - $85 Range

Vivint Solar
3.5

Vivint Solar

Electrician

$65,377

 /yr
Range: $54K - $108K

$54K

$108K

$54,451 - $107,583 Range

SolarCity
3.4

SolarCity

Electrician

$68,013

 /yr
Range: $51K - $79K

$51K

$79K

$50,744 - $78,931 Range

Tesla
3.7

Tesla

Electrician - Hourly

$12

$54

$12 - $54 Range

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Sunrun
3.6

Sunrun

Electrician

$65,165

 /yr
Range: $45K - $121K

$45K

$121K

$44,552 - $120,809 Range

360 Industrial Services
3.9

360 Industrial Services

Electrician - Hourly

$47

 /hr
Range: $47 - $47

$47

$47

$47 - $47 Range

M.C. Dean, Inc.
3.4

M.C. Dean, Inc.

Electrician - Hourly

$28

 /hr
Range: $18 - $38

$18

$38

$18 - $38 Range

Helix Electric
3.9

Helix Electric

Electrician - Hourly

$38

 /hr
Range: $25 - $51

$25

$51

$25 - $51 Range

US Air Force
4.1

US Air Force

Electrician

$45,393

 /yr
Range: $20K - $72K

$20K

$72K

$19,595 - $72,000 Range

Gillmann Services
4.3

Gillmann Services

Electrician - Hourly

$42

 /hr
Range: $23 - $51

$23

$51

$23 - $51 Range

CBRE
3.9

CBRE

Electrician

$58,850

 /yr
Range: $53K - $85K

$53K

$85K

$52,791 - $84,579 Range

Union Pacific
2.1

Union Pacific

Electrician - Hourly

$36

 /hr
Range: $29 - $45

$29

$45

$29 - $45 Range

Bergelectric
3.7

Bergelectric

Electrician - Hourly

$33

 /hr
Range: $19 - $56

$19

$56

$19 - $56 Range

Trillium Staffing
3.6

Trillium Staffing

Electrician - Hourly

$32

 /hr
Range: $23 - $53

$23

$53

$23 - $53 Range

United States Steel
3.5

United States Steel

Electrician - Hourly

$31

 /hr
Range: $28 - $48

$28

$48

$28 - $48 Range

US Coast Guard
4.2

US Coast Guard

Electrician

$51,917

 /yr
Range: $29K - $85K

$29K

$85K

$28,800 - $84,787 Range

Georgia-Pacific
3.5

Georgia-Pacific

Electrician

$61,843

 /yr
Range: $45K - $85K

$45K

$85K

$45,266 - $85,256 Range

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$25

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8 days ago by a Wire EDM Operating and Set Up with more than 15 years of experience

$107,000

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9 days ago by a Master Electrician with 4 to 6 years of experience

$18

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9 days ago by a Maintenance Electrician with 4 to 6 years of experience

$17

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9 days ago by a Hand Solderer with 10 to 14 years of experience

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$13

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9 days ago by a Electrician with 1 to 3 years of experience

$90,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Nuclear Electricians Mate Navy with more than 15 years of experience

$3,400

/moAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Aviation Electrician with 7 to 9 years of experience

$30

/hrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Residential Wireman with 1 to 3 years of experience

$20

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10 days ago by a Electrician with 4 to 6 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about an Electrician salaries

The national average salary for an Electrician is $60,906 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an Electrician salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1469 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Electrician employees.

The highest salary for an Electrician in United States is $93,247 per year.

The lowest salary for an Electrician in United States is $39,782 per year.

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