Electrician earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Electrician salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alaska $76,440
Alabama $45,930
Arkansas $39,627
Arizona $38,386
California $64,260
Colorado $54,980
Connecticut $58,890
District of Columbia $78,260
Delaware $56,920
Florida $45,240
Georgia $48,800
Guam $37,540
Hawaii $74,872
Iowa $48,743
Idaho $48,840
Illinois $54,002
Indiana $51,387
Kansas $49,224
Kentucky $45,205
Louisiana $50,480
Massachusetts $68,030
Maryland $54,150
Maine $54,850
Michigan $59,940
Minnesota $66,915
Missouri $63,290
Mississippi $49,540
Montana $58,280
North Carolina $43,110
North Dakota $60,520
Nebraska $48,010
New Hampshire $54,460
New Jersey $64,290
New Mexico $48,900
Nevada $59,210
New York $70,990
Ohio $52,170
Oklahoma $49,120
Oregon $70,970
Pennsylvania $50,972
Puerto Rico $25,370
Rhode Island $59,070
South Carolina $43,730
South Dakota $44,560
Tennessee $49,260
Texas $50,980
Utah $55,440
Virginia $48,650
Virgin Islands $50,580
Vermont $50,850
Washington $65,650
Wisconsin $61,620
West Virginia $54,120
Wyoming $59,050

How do electrician salaries compare to similar careers?

Electricians earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than tile and marble setters but more than construction painters.

Career Median Salary
Tile and marble setter salary $43K
Stonemason salary $43K
Drywall installer salary $41K
Pipelayer salary $39K
HVAC technician salary $40K
Electrician salary $40K
Maintenance worker salary $39K
Carpenter salary $39K
Roofer salary $37K
Construction painter salary $35K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)