How much does an Electrician III make in the United States? The average Electrician III salary in the United States is $64,343 as of August 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $57,399 and $72,445. 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. 

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25% $57,399 10% $51,077 90% $79,822 75% $72,445 $64,343 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Electrician III

Electrician III inspects, repairs, installs, and maintains electrical systems, machinery, and equipment. Ensures all work performed meets required safety codes. Being an Electrician III uses a variety of tools or equipment, such as power construction equipment, measuring devices, power tools, and testing equipment. Generally required to complete an apprenticeship. Additionally, Electrician III typically requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a manager. Typically requires an Electrician's license granted by state. The Electrician III has gained full proficiency in a broad range of activities related to the job. Independently performs a wide range of complex duties under general guidance from supervisors. To be an Electrician III typically requires 5-7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
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