ELECTRICIAN SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$55,000
$35,000
Min 10%
$55,000
Median 50%
$87,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Turning Point Brands
Highest Paying City
Eugene, OR
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
4.3 years
How much does an electrician make?
Electricians in the US make on average $55,798 annually or $26.83 hourly. The top 10 percent make over $87,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $35,000 per year. Professional companies and Manufacturing companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. The best states for high paying Electrician jobs are Alaska, Vermont, Oregon, Maine, and Washington. The typical employment for an Electrician is 4.3 years.

Average Electrician Salary By Company

There is good job security in Electrician positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Electricians are Professional companies and Manufacturing companies. Turning Point Brands and McDermott International are the highest paying companies. If you can find a job at a company like Cortland Regional Medical Center Inc. or Graphic Packaging International, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Electricians.

Average Electrician Salary By Location

The national average salary for an Electrician in the United States is $55,798 per year or $26.83 per hour. Eugene, OR reports the highest Electrician salaries at $62,567 per year. Not only that, Eugene, OR also has an average entry-level salary of $38,000. The highest earning states when it comes to Electrician salaries are Alaska, Vermont, Oregon, Maine, and Washington. Iowa, Kansas, Texas, Arizona, and New Mexico are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Eugene, OR
$62,567
2
Lincoln, CA
$61,262
3
Buffalo, NY
$60,709
4
Seattle, WA
$60,476
5
Portland, ME
$60,241

Average Electrician Salary By Industry

Wages for Electricians can differ based on the industry they work in. By looking at our data, we can see that Automotive companies, Retail companies, and Professional companies pay their Electricians well. Automotive companies pay Electricians an average salary of $58,030, Retail companies pay $57,875, and Professional companys come in at $57,747. The types of companies that pay Electricians the least are in the Construction industry, where the average annual salary is $53,981.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Automotive
$58,030
2
Retail
$57,875
3
Professional
$57,747
4
Manufacturing
$55,629
5
Hospitality
$55,501

RECENTLY ADDED Electrician SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Lexington, KY
10/31/2019
$46,500
Malone Electrical Solutions
Electrician
10/31/2019
$30,000
10/31/2019
$25,044
The Judge Group
Electrician
10/31/2019
$56,349
10/31/2019
$54,262
10/31/2019
$48,001
Alabama State Port Authority
Electrician
10/31/2019
$46,477
Delta Construction Partners, Inc.
Electrician
10/31/2019
$79,306
Milwaukee County
Electrician
Milwaukee, WI
10/31/2019
$69,101
Sunpro
Electrician
Oklahoma City, OK
10/31/2019
$60,000
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