Electrician Technician Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$43,000
$32,000
Min 10%
$43,000
Median 50%
$56,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
International Paper
Highest Paying City
Reno, NV
Highest Paying State
New York
Average Experience Level
4.1 years
How much does an electrician technician make?
As an Electrician Technician in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $43,270 per year or $20.8 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $32,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $56,000. Manufacturing companies and Automotive companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Some of the states with the best Electrician Technician salaries are New York, Alaska, Minnesota, Wyoming, and New Jersey. The typical tenure for an Electrician Technician is 4.1 years.

Average Electrician Technician Salary By Location

Electrician Technicians in the US makes an average salary of $43,270 per year or $20.8 per hour. Reno, NV reports the highest Electrician Technician salaries at $51,028 per year. Even as an entry-level Electrician Technician, you will make $36,000 per year in Reno, NV. New York, Alaska, Minnesota, Wyoming, and New Jersey are the highest paying states. On the other hand, Hawaii, Montana, South Carolina, Louisiana, and North Carolina report the lowest wages for Electrician Technicians.

Map of Electrician Technician Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Electrician Technicians earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Electrician Technician Salary By Company

Electrician Technician jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Electrician Technicians are in Manufacturing companies and Automotive companies. Electrician Technicians at International Paper and Navistar International report the highest salaries. In addition, companies like Lockheed Martin and Automation Personnel Services report highly competitive salaries for Electrician Technicians.

Average Electrician Technician Pay By Industry

Electrician Technician salaries can vary depending on the industry. By looking at our data, we can see that Energy companies, Manufacturing companies, and Hospitality companies pay their Electrician Technicians well. Energy companies pay their Electrician Technicians the highest wages, averaging $48,326 per year. Manufacturing companies and Hospitality companies pay well too, at $43,614 and $42,227, respectively. At $40,487, the average salary for Electrician Technicians in the Transportation industry is lower than other industries.
Industry
Average Salary
Energy
Energy
$48,326
$48k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$43,614
$44k
Hospitality
Hospitality
$42,227
$42k
Retail
Retail
$41,510
$42k
Construction
Construction
$40,901
$41k
Transportation
Transportation
$40,487
$40k

Electrician Technician Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Electrician Technician Salary By Experience Level

The salary for an Electrician Technician can range from $26,787 to $48,627 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

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Date Added
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