How much does an Electrician I make in the United States? The average Electrician I salary in the United States is $52,636 as of July 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $45,892 and $61,102. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Electrician I inspects, repairs, installs, and maintains electrical systems, machinery, and equipment. Ensures all work performed meets required safety codes and is properly inspected. Being an Electrician I uses a variety of tools and equipment, such as power construction equipment, measuring devices, power tools, and testing equipment. Typically requires a high school diploma. Additionally, Electrician I typically requires Electrician License. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Electrician I works under moderate supervision. Gaining or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. To be an Electrician I typically requires 1-3 years of related experience, or may need 0 years of experience with additional specialized training and/or certification. (Copyright 2022 View full job description

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