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Electrician Job Overview


Electricians and electronics installers and repairers install and maintain wiring, equipment and fixtures at residential, commercial and industrial sites.

Basic electrician work can be as simple as wiring electrical outlets in a house, or as complex as setting up programmable logic controllers to control sophisticated equipment in billion-dollar power plants or factories.

Electrician employment requires a variety of specific trade skills and a firm command of the sometimes complex logic of electrical circuitry and electronics wiring. Troubleshooting is a key skill for the trade. Electricians typically work in conjunction with other skilled trades workers or technicians.

Electrician jobs can entail safety hazards ranging from electric shock to injuries sustained in falls, on construction sites and in manufacturing environments.

Electrician Education


Electricians are nearly always required to have a high school diploma or GED.

Most electricians learn the trade in an apprenticeship program. Each of the four years of the apprenticeship includes a minimum of 144 hours of technical training plus full-time on-the-job training. Most states require electricians to be licensed.

States often require seven years of experience plus additional education for the master electrician designation.

Electrician Job Market


Electricians held 577,000 jobs in 2010, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Electrician employment opportunities are projected to grow 23 percent by 2020, faster than the average occupation. Workers classified as electrical and electronics installers and repairers held an additional 141,100 jobs.

Electrician Salaries


Median wages for electricians were $49,320 in 2011, according to BLS. The top 10 percent earned $82,680. Electrical and electronics repairers in powerhouses, substations and relays earned median salaries of $67,450.
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TAYLORSVILLE, 28681
As an Interior Electrician in the Army National Guard, you will build the skills you need for a rewarding civilian career while lighting the way for other Soldiers by installing and repairing wire systems in offices, repair shops, airplane hangars, and other buildings. Like a civilian electrician, you will install and wire electrical hardware like transformers, junction boxes, service panels, elec...
OAKES, 58474
As an Interior Electrician in the Army National Guard, you will build the skills you need for a rewarding civilian career while lighting the way for other Soldiers by installing and repairing wire systems in offices, repair shops, airplane hangars, and other buildings. Like a civilian electrician, you will install and wire electrical hardware like transformers, junction boxes, service panels, elec...
WAHPETON, 58075
As an Interior Electrician in the Army National Guard, you will build the skills you need for a rewarding civilian career while lighting the way for other Soldiers by installing and repairing wire systems in offices, repair shops, airplane hangars, and other buildings. Like a civilian electrician, you will install and wire electrical hardware like transformers, junction boxes, service panels, elec...
RONKONKOMA, 11779
It takes a team of highly trained professionals on the ground to help the Army National Guard maintain its flight status. If you're looking for a career in the aircraft repair and maintenance field, then join the Army National Guard and watch your future take flight. As an Aircraft Electrician, you will inspect, service, and repair aircraft electrical systems on Army aircraft to ensure that they r...
BROKEN ARROW, 74014
As an Interior Electrician in the Army National Guard, you will build the skills you need for a rewarding civilian career while lighting the way for other Soldiers by installing and repairing wire systems in offices, repair shops, airplane hangars, and other buildings. Like a civilian electrician, you will install and wire electrical hardware like transformers, junction boxes, service panels, elec...
CLARKSBURG, 26301
As an Interior Electrician in the Army National Guard, you will build the skills you need for a rewarding civilian career while lighting the way for other Soldiers by installing and repairing wire systems in offices, repair shops, airplane hangars, and other buildings. Like a civilian electrician, you will install and wire electrical hardware like transformers, junction boxes, service panels, elec...
FRANKFORT, 40601
It takes a team of highly trained professionals on the ground to help the Army National Guard maintain its flight status. If you're looking for a career in the aircraft repair and maintenance field, then join the Army National Guard and watch your future take flight. As an Aircraft Electrician, you will inspect, service, and repair aircraft electrical systems on Army aircraft to ensure that they r...
GONZALES, 70737
As an Interior Electrician in the Army National Guard, you will build the skills you need for a rewarding civilian career while lighting the way for other Soldiers by installing and repairing wire systems in offices, repair shops, airplane hangars, and other buildings. Like a civilian electrician, you will install and wire electrical hardware like transformers, junction boxes, service panels, elec...
INDEPENDENCE, 70433
As an Interior Electrician in the Army National Guard, you will build the skills you need for a rewarding civilian career while lighting the way for other Soldiers by installing and repairing wire systems in offices, repair shops, airplane hangars, and other buildings. Like a civilian electrician, you will install and wire electrical hardware like transformers, junction boxes, service panels, elec...
PINEVILLE, 71360
It takes a team of highly trained professionals on the ground to help the Army National Guard maintain its flight status. If you're looking for a career in the aircraft repair and maintenance field, then join the Army National Guard and watch your future take flight. As an Aircraft Electrician, you will inspect, service, and repair aircraft electrical systems on Army aircraft to ensure that they r...
WEST MONROE, 71292
As an Interior Electrician in the Army National Guard, you will build the skills you need for a rewarding civilian career while lighting the way for other Soldiers by installing and repairing wire systems in offices, repair shops, airplane hangars, and other buildings. Like a civilian electrician, you will install and wire electrical hardware like transformers, junction boxes, service panels, elec...
CUMBERLAND, 21502
As an Interior Electrician in the Army National Guard, you will build the skills you need for a rewarding civilian career while lighting the way for other Soldiers by installing and repairing wire systems in offices, repair shops, airplane hangars, and other buildings. Like a civilian electrician, you will install and wire electrical hardware like transformers, junction boxes, service panels, elec...
BOONE, 50036
It takes a team of highly trained professionals on the ground to help the Army National Guard maintain its flight status. If you're looking for a career in the aircraft repair and maintenance field, then join the Army National Guard and watch your future take flight. As an Aircraft Electrician, you will inspect, service, and repair aircraft electrical systems on Army aircraft to ensure that they r...
PRINEVILLE, 97754
As an Interior Electrician in the Army National Guard, you will build the skills you need for a rewarding civilian career while lighting the way for other Soldiers by installing and repairing wire systems in offices, repair shops, airplane hangars, and other buildings. Like a civilian electrician, you will install and wire electrical hardware like transformers, junction boxes, service panels, elec...
SALEM, 97302
It takes a team of highly trained professionals on the ground to help the Army National Guard maintain its flight status. If you're looking for a career in the aircraft repair and maintenance field, then join the Army National Guard and watch your future take flight. As an Aircraft Electrician, you will inspect, service, and repair aircraft electrical systems on Army aircraft to ensure that they r...
OLIVE HILL, 41164
As an Interior Electrician in the Army National Guard, you will build the skills you need for a rewarding civilian career while lighting the way for other Soldiers by installing and repairing wire systems in offices, repair shops, airplane hangars, and other buildings. Like a civilian electrician, you will install and wire electrical hardware like transformers, junction boxes, service panels, elec...
WESTFIELD, 01085
It takes a team of highly trained professionals on the ground to help the Army National Guard maintain its flight status. If you're looking for a career in the aircraft repair and maintenance field, then join the Army National Guard and watch your future take flight. As an Aircraft Electrician, you will inspect, service, and repair aircraft electrical systems on Army aircraft to ensure that they r...
BIRMINGHAM, 35217
It takes a team of highly trained professionals on the ground to help the Army National Guard maintain its flight status. If you're looking for a career in the aircraft repair and maintenance field, then join the Army National Guard and watch your future take flight. As an Aircraft Electrician, you will inspect, service, and repair aircraft electrical systems on Army aircraft to ensure that they r...
NORTH VERNON, 47265
As an Interior Electrician in the Army National Guard, you will build the skills you need for a rewarding civilian career while lighting the way for other Soldiers by installing and repairing wire systems in offices, repair shops, airplane hangars, and other buildings. Like a civilian electrician, you will install and wire electrical hardware like transformers, junction boxes, service panels, elec...
SAINT CLOUD, 56303
It takes a team of highly trained professionals on the ground to help the Army National Guard maintain its flight status. If you're looking for a career in the aircraft repair and maintenance field, then join the Army National Guard and watch your future take flight. As an Aircraft Electrician, you will inspect, service, and repair aircraft electrical systems on Army aircraft to ensure that they r...
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Salaries

$29,120.00 - $81,120.00
Typical Salary for Electrician
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Education / Training

Some College Coursework Completed
27.5%
Vocational
21.6%
High School
16.4%
Associates
14.5%
Certification
10.1%
Bachelor's
7.5%
(385 Respondents)
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