Electrician I Salary in the United States

How much does an Electrician I make in the United States? The average Electrician I salary in the United States is $48,127 as of September 26, 2019, but the range typically falls between $42,311 and $54,837. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Skills Associated with Electrician I: Electrical Wiring Installation, Install Electrical Services

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Job Description

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 or its equivalent. Additionally, Electrician I typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Typically requires an Electrician's license from the state. The Electrician I gains or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. Works under moderate supervision. To be an Electrician I typically requires 1-3 years of related experience or may have 0 years of experience plus an associates degree, or additional training, or certification. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.3%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 10.7%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
-2.7%
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 6.0%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.9%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 21.0%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
-1.0%