What is the average salary for an Electrician?

Annual / Hourly

The average salary of an Electrician is $53,560. Salaries start from $30,660 and go up to $83,860. Please note that the average salary for an Electrician may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location. Our source, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, produces some of the United States most sensitive and important economic information, which is based on their strongest commitment to accuracy, quality and integrity.

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Highest

The top 10% of Electricians in United States earn:

$83,860
Senior

The top 25% of Electricians in United States earn:

$66,360
Experienced

The middle 50% of Electricians in United States earn:

$50,510
Junior

The bottom 25% of Electricians in United States earn:

$38,020
Starting

The bottom 10% of Electricians in United States earn:

$30,660

Historical salary

Electrician salary by state

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State Salary Rank
Electrician Salary in Alaska 74,810 1
Electrician Salary in New York 70,560 2
Electrician Salary in Illinois 69,040 3
Electrician Salary in Oregon 67,860 4
Electrician Salary in New Jersey 65,770 5
Electrician Salary in District of Columbia 64,560 6
Electrician Salary in Hawaii 64,240 7
Electrician Salary in California 63,650 8
Electrician Salary in Washington 62,650 9
Electrician Salary in Massachusetts 62,350 10
Electrician Salary in Indiana 59,110 11
Electrician Salary in Michigan 58,020 12
Electrician Salary in Connecticut 57,310 13
Electrician Salary in Minnesota 56,690 14
Electrician Salary in Nevada 56,390 15
Electrician Salary in Montana 56,230 16
Electrician Salary in Maryland 55,710 17
Electrician Salary in Delaware 55,250 18
Electrician Salary in Rhode Island 55,190 19
Electrician Salary in Missouri 54,980 20
Electrician Salary in Pennsylvania 53,990 21
Electrician Salary in Wyoming 53,710 22
Electrician Salary in North Dakota 53,670 23
Electrician Salary in Wisconsin 53,590 24
Electrician Salary in United States 53,560 25
Electrician Salary in West Virginia 53,360 26
Electrician Salary in Ohio 50,480 27
Electrician Salary in Iowa 50,340 28
Electrician Salary in Colorado 48,910 29
Electrician Salary in Kansas 48,440 30
Electrician Salary in New Hampshire 48,360 31
Electrician Salary in Kentucky 47,690 32
Electrician Salary in New Mexico 47,240 33
Electrician Salary in Utah 47,050 34
Electrician Salary in Virgin Islands 46,660 35
Electrician Salary in Louisiana 46,480 36
Electrician Salary in Virginia 46,200 37
Electrician Salary in Georgia 45,270 38
Electrician Salary in Oklahoma 45,230 39
Electrician Salary in Tennessee 44,890 40
Electrician Salary in Arizona 44,410 41
Electrician Salary in Maine 44,250 42
Electrician Salary in Texas 44,110 43
Electrician Salary in Mississippi 44,030 44
Electrician Salary in Idaho 43,980 45
Electrician Salary in Alabama 43,200 46
Electrician Salary in Nebraska 43,050 47
Electrician Salary in South Dakota 42,790 48
Electrician Salary in Arkansas 42,470 49
Electrician Salary in Vermont 41,680 50
Electrician Salary in Guam 40,020 51
Electrician Salary in South Carolina 40,020 52
Electrician Salary in North Carolina 39,890 53
Electrician Salary in Florida 39,870 54
Electrician Salary in Puerto Rico 25,710 55

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics