Licensed Electrician Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
Min 10%
Median 50%
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Wanzek Construction
Highest Paying City
Reno, NV
Highest Paying State
New York
Average Experience Level
5.7 years
How much does a licensed electrician make?
Licensed Electricians in America make an average salary of $49,433 per year or $23.77 per hour. The top 10 percent of earners make over $71,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $33,000 per year. Automotive companies and Professional companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. New York, Nevada, California, New Jersey, and Massachusetts have the highest paying Licensed Electrician jobs. The typical employment for a Licensed Electrician is 5.7 years.

Average Licensed Electrician Salary By Location

Licensed Electricians in the US makes an average salary of $49,433 per year or $23.77 per hour. Working in Reno, NV as a Licensed Electrician will pay you the highest wages at around $80,854 per year. The average starting salary in Reno, NV for Licensed Electricians is $50,000. New York, Nevada, California, New Jersey, and Massachusetts are the highest paying states. On the other hand, Montana, Arkansas, Louisiana, South Carolina, and North Carolina report the lowest wages for Licensed Electricians.

Map of Licensed Electrician Salaries

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

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Average Licensed Electrician Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Licensed Electrician makes. The most abundant employment opportunities for Licensed Electricians are in Automotive companies and Professional companies. Wanzek Construction and Intermountain Healthcare are the highest paying companies. Also, companies like Labor Ready and Trillium Staffing Solutions pay their Licensed Electricians very well.

Licensed Electrician Salary History

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

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Licensed Electrician Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Licensed Electrician can range from $30,603 to $55,554 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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