Maintenance Electrician Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$55,000
$42,000
Min 10%
$55,000
Median 50%
$73,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Northrop Grumman
Highest Paying City
Auburn, NY
Highest Paying State
New York
Average Experience Level
4.9 years
How much does a maintenance electrician make?
As a Maintenance Electrician in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $55,656 per year or $26.76 per hour. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 31,000. The top 10 percent earn over $73,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $42,000 annually. Manufacturing companies and Technology companies have the most job opportunities for Maintenance Electricians. The best states for high paying Maintenance Electrician jobs are New York, Wyoming, Minnesota, New Jersey, and Rhode Island. The typical tenure for a Maintenance Electrician is 4.9 years.

Average Maintenance Electrician Salary By Location

Maintenance Electricians in the US makes an average salary of $55,656 per year or $26.76 per hour. Auburn, NY reports the highest annual salary for Maintenance Electricians at 67,312. Not only that, Auburn, NY also has an average entry-level salary of $45,000. Some of the states with the best Maintenance Electrician salaries are New York, Wyoming, Minnesota, New Jersey, Rhode Island, Nevada, and Connecticut. Florida, South Carolina, North Carolina, South Dakota, and Louisiana are the lowest earners.

Map of Maintenance Electrician Salaries

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

Average Salary:

Average Maintenance Electrician Salary By Company

There is good job security in Maintenance Electrician positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Maintenance Electricians are in Manufacturing companies and Technology companies. Northrop Grumman and Pactiv are the best paying companies for Maintenance Electricians. Companies like Sonoco and Kinder Morgan also report very competitive wages for Maintenance Electricians.

Average Maintenance Electrician Pay By Industry

Maintenance Electrician salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our analysis shows that Automotive companies, Manufacturing companies, and Energy companies pay higher-than-average wages for Maintenance Electricians. Automotive companies pay Maintenance Electricians an average salary of $56,106, Manufacturing companies pay $55,895, and Energy companys come in at $55,810. The average salary for Maintenance Electricians in the Construction industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $54,097.
Industry
Average Salary
Automotive
Automotive
$56,106
$56k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$55,895
$56k
Energy
Energy
$55,810
$56k
Retail
Retail
$55,175
$55k
Construction
Construction
$54,097
$54k

Maintenance Electrician Salary History

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

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Maintenance Electrician Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Maintenance Electrician can range from $34,455 to $62,547 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.

Recently Added Maintenance Electrician Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
CRH
CRH
Maintenance Electrician-North Salt
Maintenance Electrician-North Salt
04/15/2020
04/15/2020
$58,436
$58,436
Maintenance Electrician
Maintenance Electrician
04/07/2020
04/07/2020
$50,000
$50,000
Maintenance Electrician
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04/06/2020
04/06/2020
$41,740
$41,740
Maintenance Electrician
Maintenance Electrician
03/31/2020
03/31/2020
$79,202
$79,202
Bradley-Morris, Inc.
Bradley-Morris, Inc.
Maintenance Electrician
Maintenance Electrician
03/30/2020
03/30/2020
$59,834
$59,834
Bradley-Morris, Inc.
Bradley-Morris, Inc.
Maintenance Electrician
Maintenance Electrician
03/30/2020
03/30/2020
$70,000
$70,000
Bradley-Morris, Inc.
Bradley-Morris, Inc.
Maintenance Electrician
Maintenance Electrician
03/30/2020
03/30/2020
$29,594
$29,594
Bradley-Morris, Inc.
Bradley-Morris, Inc.
Maintenance Electrician
Maintenance Electrician
03/30/2020
03/30/2020
$77,000
$77,000
Maintenance Electrician
Maintenance Electrician
03/29/2020
03/29/2020
$52,196
$52,196
Tenneco/Federal Mogul Motorparts
Tenneco/Federal Mogul Motorparts
Maintenance Electrician
Maintenance Electrician
03/29/2020
03/29/2020
$52,196
$52,196