ELECTRICAL TECHNICIAN SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$56,000
$39,000
Min 10%
$56,000
Median 50%
$80,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Alstom
Highest Paying City
Eureka, CA
Highest Paying State
Washington
Average Experience Level
3.5 years
How much does an electrical technician make?
The national average salary for an Electrical Technician in the United States is $56,171 per year or $27.01 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $80,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $39,000. Professional companies and Manufacturing companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. The top 5 states when it comes to Electrical Technician salaries are Washington, Oregon, Alaska, Montana, and District of Columbia. The typical tenure for an Electrical Technician is 3.5 years.

Average Electrical Technician Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries an Electrical Technician makes. Professional companies and Manufacturing companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Alstom and Texas Instruments are the best paying companies for Electrical Technicians. Companies like Laramie County Library and Engineered Floors also pay high salaries to their Electrical Technicians.

Average Electrical Technician Salary By Location

As an Electrical Technician in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $56,171 per year or $27.01 per hour. The city with the highest Electrical Technician salary is Eureka, CA at $54,980 per year. The average entry-level salary in Eureka, CA is $39,000. Washington, Oregon, Alaska, Montana, and District of Columbia are the states with the highest payscale for Electrical Technicians. Vermont, West Virginia, Tennessee, Indiana, and Ohio are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Eureka, CA
$54,980
2
Pearland, TX
$54,075
3
Annapolis, MD
$53,336
4
Washington, DC
$53,254
5
Alexandria, VA
$53,250

Average Electrical Technician Salary By Industry

Wages for Electrical Technicians can differ based on the industry they work in. By looking at our data, we can see that Utilities companies, Retail companies, and Hospitality companies pay their Electrical Technicians well. Utilities companies pay their Electrical Technicians the highest wages, averaging $62,100 per year. Retail companies and Hospitality companies pay well too, at $57,758 and $57,302, respectively. The average salary for Electrical Technicians in the Technology industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $50,784.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Utilities
$62,100
2
Retail
$57,758
3
Hospitality
$57,302
4
Professional
$56,956
5
Manufacturing
$56,184

RECENTLY ADDED Electrical Technician SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Bradley-Morris, Inc.
Electrical Technician
10/31/2019
$58,436
Pro Plumbing Services
Electrical Technician
10/30/2019
$50,000
Integra Electrical
Electrical Technician
10/27/2019
$70,000
Randstad
Electrical Technician
10/25/2019
$52,000
Randstad
Electrical Technician
10/23/2019
$49,920
Spherion
Electrical Technician
10/18/2019
$29,218
Food & Beverage Manufacturing
Electrical Technician
10/17/2019
$58,436
Randstad
Electrical Technician
10/16/2019
$41,600
Kelly Services
Electrical Technician
10/11/2019
$49,566
General Mills, Inc.
Electrical Technician
10/11/2019
$65,281
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