Journeyman Electrician salary in United States
How much does a Journeyman Electrician make in the United States?
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The average salary for a journeyman electrician is $28.94 per hour in the United States and $10,500 overtime per year.
Salaries by years of experience in the United States
Best-paid skills and qualifications for journeyman electricians
The jobs requiring this skill have decrease by 79.37% since 2018. Journeyman Electricians with this skill earn +31.33% more than the average base salary, which is $28.94 per hour.
|Year||Number of job openings on Indeed requiring this skill||Change from previous year|
|2012||5||increase by 5|
|2013||6||increase by 20.00%|
|2014||48||increase by 700.00%|
|2015||117||increase by 143.75%|
|2016||45||decrease by 61.54%|
|2017||61||increase by 35.56%|
|2018||63||increase by 3.28%|
|2019||13||decrease by 79.37%|
Top companies hiring Journeyman Electricians with the recommended skill
More critical skills and qualifications that pay well
67% of Journeyman electricians in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.
Frequently asked questions
How can I know if I am being paid fairly as a journeyman electrician?
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How can a journeyman electrician earn more income?
A journeyman electrician can earn more income by:
- Getting certifications
- Being promoted
- Looking for new opportunities in other organizations
- Changing specialties
- Starting an own venture