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Master Electrician salary in United States

How much does a Master Electrician make in the United States?

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Most common benefits

$9,750per year

The average salary for a master electrician is $33.27 per hour in the United States and $9,750 overtime per year.695 salaries reported, updated at May 19, 2022.

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Top companies for Master Electricians in United States

  1. Progeneration Energy
    6 reviews7 salaries reported
    $54.11per hour
  2. $52.07per hour
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Highest paying cities for Master Electricians in United States

  1. Kent, WA
    $53.63 per hour
    8 salaries reported
  2. Atlanta, GA
    $44.16 per hour
    5 salaries reported
  3. Dallas, TX
    $40.90 per hour
    12 salaries reported
  1. Salt Lake City, UT
    $36.68 per hour
    7 salaries reported
  2. Fort Worth, TX
    $36.37 per hour
    6 salaries reported
  3. Richardson, TX
    $33.45 per hour
    5 salaries reported
  1. Austin, TX
    $32.26 per hour
    15 salaries reported
  2. Washington, DC
    $27.40 per hour
    7 salaries reported
  3. Lexington, KY
    $25.59 per hour
    7 salaries reported
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Most common benefits for Master Electricians

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 261 ratings

58% of Master Electricians 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?

Apprentice Electrician

2,153 job openings

Average $19.14 per hour

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Which electrician gets paid the highest?

Licensed master electricians are the highest-paid in the field.

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