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Industrial Electrician Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$54,000
$39,000
$54,000
$73,000
Industrial electricians in the United States make an average salary of $54,092 per year or $26.01 per hour. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $39,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $73,000. If you like following the crowd, manufacturing and professional companies tend to attract the most workers in this field. But if you're in it for the money, then you'll want to seek out technology, automotive, and manufacturing companies, as employees in each industry have reported the highest salaries. As most things go, location can be critical. New York, New Jersey, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and New Hampshire provide the highest industrial electrician salaries.
Best Paying Cities
Eureka, CA
$66,249
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Map of Industrial Electrician Salaries

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Average Salary

Average Industrial Electrician Salary By Location

Throughout the U.S., the average salary for an industrial electrician is roughly $54,092 per year, which boils down to $26.01 per hour. Interestingly enough, industrial electricians have the highest salaries in Eureka, CA at about $66,249 per year. For those who are just starting out, the average entry-level salary in Eureka, CA is $45,000. Additionally, industrial electricians make more than the average salary in Buffalo, NY, Attleboro, MA, Bangor, ME, Lancaster, PA, and Kenosha, WI. On a more broad level, industrial electrician salaries are highest in New York, New Jersey, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Wyoming, and Minnesota. On the contrary, Louisiana, Hawaii, and South Carolina offer the lowest industrial electrician salaries.

City
Average Salary
Eureka, CA
Eureka, CA
$66,249
$66k
Buffalo, NY
Buffalo, NY
$64,696
$65k
Attleboro, MA
Attleboro, MA
$63,609
$64k
Bangor, ME
Bangor, ME
$60,983
$61k
Lancaster, PA
Lancaster, PA
$58,849
$59k
Kenosha, WI
Kenosha, WI
$56,477
$56k
Ogden, UT
Ogden, UT
$54,692
$55k
Flint, MI
Flint, MI
$54,428
$54k
Baltimore, MD
Baltimore, MD
$54,232
$54k
Richmond, IN
Richmond, IN
$53,565
$54k

High Paying Industrial Electrician Jobs

Average Industrial Electrician Salary By Company

If you want to get paid the most as an industrial electrician, being employed by a company such as Michelin or Seneca Foods would be a smart choice, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. Additionally, companies like BWAY and Automation Personnel Services also report highly competitive salaries for industrial electricians.

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Industrial Electrician Salary History

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    Average Industrial Electrician Pay By Industry

    The salary for an industrial electrician can vary depending on what industry the job is in. The highest salaries for industrial electricians tend to be found in technology, automotive, and manufacturing companies. In fact, industrial electricians can make a yearly salary of $55,538 while working for technology companies.

    Industry
    Average Salary
    Technology
    Technology
    $55,538
    $56k
    Automotive
    Automotive
    $54,983
    $55k
    Manufacturing
    Manufacturing
    $54,136
    $54k
    Construction
    Construction
    $53,333
    $53k

    Industrial Electrician Salary By Experience Level

    The salary for an industrial electrician can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. Data on how experience level affects total compensation 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.

    Recently Added Industrial Electrician Salaries

    CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
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    Groveport, OH
    Groveport, OH
    10/31/2020
    10/31/2020
    $70,415
    $70,415
    10/31/2020
    Electrician-Industrial/Manufacturing
    Electrician-Industrial/Manufacturing
    Sacramento, CA
    Sacramento, CA
    10/30/2020
    10/30/2020
    $67,848
    $67,848
    10/30/2020
    Industrial Trade Services
    Industrial Trade Services
    Industrial Electrician
    Industrial Electrician
    Industrial Electrician
    Muscatine, IA
    Muscatine, IA
    10/29/2020
    10/29/2020
    $54,262
    $54,262
    10/29/2020
    Industrial Electrician-SAN Jose/Santa Clara Regional Wastewater Facility, Environmental Services D
    Industrial Electrician-SAN Jose/Santa Clara Regional Wastewater Facility, Environmental Services D
    San Jose, CA
    San Jose, CA
    10/28/2020
    10/28/2020
    $93,662
    $93,662
    10/28/2020
    Industrial Electrician
    Industrial Electrician
    Baltimore, MD
    Baltimore, MD
    10/27/2020
    10/27/2020
    $58,436
    $58,436
    10/27/2020
    Industrial Electrician
    Industrial Electrician
    Oklahoma City, OK
    Oklahoma City, OK
    10/24/2020
    10/24/2020
    $43,618
    $43,618
    10/24/2020
    Industrial Electrician IIL-First Shift
    Industrial Electrician IIL-First Shift
    North Kingstown, RI
    North Kingstown, RI
    10/23/2020
    10/23/2020
    $69,915
    $69,915
    10/23/2020
    PMX Industries Inc.
    PMX Industries Inc.
    Industrial Electrician
    Industrial Electrician
    Industrial Electrician
    Cedar Rapids, IA
    Cedar Rapids, IA
    10/23/2020
    10/23/2020
    $58,874
    $58,874
    10/23/2020
    Industrial Electrician
    Industrial Electrician
    Savannah, GA
    Savannah, GA
    10/23/2020
    10/23/2020
    $55,452
    $55,452
    10/23/2020
    Solve It Staffing
    Solve It Staffing
    Industrial Electrician
    Industrial Electrician
    Industrial Electrician
    Hammond, IN
    Hammond, IN
    10/20/2020
    10/20/2020
    $62,193
    $62,193
    10/20/2020