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Electrical Technician salary in United States

How much does an Electrical Technician make in the United States?

Average base salary


Most common benefits

$8,250per year
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The average salary for a electrical technician is $28.13 per hour in the United States and $8,250 overtime per year.6.2k salaries reported, updated at May 19, 2022.

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Top companies for Electrical Technicians in United States

  1. F.H. Furr Plumbing, Heating, Air Conditioning, and Electrical Inc.
    68 reviews29 salaries reported
    $52.86per hour
  2. $40.87per hour
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Highest paying cities for Electrical Technicians in United States

  1. San Diego, CA
    $30.06 per hour
    18 salaries reported
  2. Denver, CO
    $29.88 per hour
    50 salaries reported
  3. Cincinnati, OH
    $27.86 per hour
    16 salaries reported
  1. San Antonio, TX
    $27.33 per hour
    31 salaries reported
  2. Orlando, FL
    $27.30 per hour
    38 salaries reported
  3. Louisville, KY
    $26.69 per hour
    32 salaries reported
  1. Baton Rouge, LA
    $26.39 per hour
    5 salaries reported
  2. Mesa, AZ
    $26.16 per hour
    29 salaries reported
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Where can an Electrical Technician earn more?

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Most common benefits for Electrical Technicians

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 1,763 ratings

56% of Electrical Technicians in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in United States?

Maintenance Technician

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