How much does an Electrician make in Texas?
Average base salaryData source tooltip for average base salary.
The average salary for a electrician is $22.24 per hour in Texas and $8,250 overtime per year.
Best-paid skills and qualifications for electricians
The jobs requiring this skill have decrease by 44.11% since 2018. Electricians with this skill earn +27.57% more than the average base salary, which is $22.24 per hour.
|Year||Number of job openings on Indeed requiring this skill||Change from previous year|
|2012||236||increase by 236|
|2013||659||increase by 179.24%|
|2014||1186||increase by 79.97%|
|2015||672||decrease by 43.34%|
|2016||612||decrease by 8.93%|
|2017||600||decrease by 1.96%|
|2018||739||increase by 23.17%|
|2019||413||decrease by 44.11%|
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More critical skills and qualifications that pay well
60% of Electricians in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area
Frequently asked questions
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