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What is the average salary for Electricians in the United States?

Electricians earn an average hourly wage of $26.21. Hourly wages typically start from $14.99 and go up to $41.15. Electricians earn an average salary of $54,520 per year. Salaries typically start from $31,170 and go up to $85,590.

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Highest

The top 10% of Electricians in the United States earn:

$41.15 an hour $85,590 per year
Senior

The top 25% of Electricians in the United States earn:

$32.39 an hour $67,370 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of Electricians in the United States earn:

$24.57 an hour $51,110 per year
Junior

The bottom 25% of Electricians in the United States earn:

$18.50 an hour $38,470 per year
Starting

The bottom 10% of Electricians in the United States earn:

$14.99 an hour $31,170 per year

Historical salary for Electricians in the United States

Electrician salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Electrician Salary in Alaska $37.88 $78,800 # 1
Electrician Salary in Illinois $33.62 $69,940 # 2
Electrician Salary in New York $33.57 $69,820 # 3
Electrician Salary in Oregon $33.02 $68,690 # 4
Electrician Salary in New Jersey $32.49 $67,570 # 5
Electrician Salary in Washington $31.54 $65,590 # 6
Electrician Salary in California $30.95 $64,370 # 7
Electrician Salary in Hawaii $30.94 $64,360 # 8
Electrician Salary in District of Columbia $30.44 $63,320 # 9
Electrician Salary in Massachusetts $30.22 $62,850 # 10
Electrician Salary in Montana $29.18 $60,700 # 11
Electrician Salary in Michigan $28.62 $59,520 # 12
Electrician Salary in Indiana $28.13 $58,500 # 13
Electrician Salary in Minnesota $27.80 $57,830 # 14
Electrician Salary in Missouri $27.55 $57,300 # 15
Electrician Salary in Wyoming $27.48 $57,160 # 16
Electrician Salary in Pennsylvania $27.46 $57,120 # 17
Electrician Salary in Nevada $27.44 $57,070 # 18
Electrician Salary in Connecticut $27.20 $56,580 # 19
Electrician Salary in North Dakota $27.09 $56,350 # 20
Electrician Salary in Maryland $26.73 $55,590 # 21
Electrician Salary in Wisconsin $26.58 $55,280 # 22
Electrician Salary in West Virginia $25.57 $53,190 # 23
Electrician Salary in Delaware $25.46 $52,950 # 24
Electrician Salary in Iowa $24.77 $51,520 # 25
Electrician Salary in Ohio $24.70 $51,370 # 26
Electrician Salary in Rhode Island $24.32 $50,580 # 27
Electrician Salary in Kansas $24.19 $50,320 # 28
Electrician Salary in Kentucky $23.59 $49,070 # 29
Electrician Salary in Colorado $23.19 $48,240 # 30
Electrician Salary in New Hampshire $23.10 $48,050 # 31
Electrician Salary in New Mexico $23.03 $47,890 # 32
Electrician Salary in Virginia $23.01 $47,850 # 33
Electrician Salary in Utah $22.84 $47,520 # 34
Electrician Salary in Oklahoma $22.84 $47,510 # 35
Electrician Salary in Louisiana $22.72 $47,260 # 36
Electrician Salary in Maine $22.61 $47,040 # 37
Electrician Salary in Tennessee $22.45 $46,710 # 38
Electrician Salary in Arizona $22.09 $45,940 # 39
Electrician Salary in Idaho $21.93 $45,620 # 40
Electrician Salary in Georgia $21.84 $45,420 # 41
Electrician Salary in Texas $21.70 $45,130 # 42
Electrician Salary in Vermont $21.63 $45,000 # 43
Electrician Salary in Alabama $21.36 $44,430 # 44
Electrician Salary in Mississippi $21.33 $44,360 # 45
Electrician Salary in South Dakota $21.28 $44,270 # 46
Electrician Salary in Nebraska $21.05 $43,790 # 47
Electrician Salary in Arkansas $20.74 $43,150 # 48
Electrician Salary in Florida $20.18 $41,970 # 49
Electrician Salary in South Carolina $20.11 $41,820 # 50
Electrician Salary in North Carolina $19.50 $40,550 # 51
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics