Elevator Installer and Repairer Salary Information in California

The average annual and hourly salaries for elevator installers and repairers in the state of California are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of elevator installers and repairers amongst California areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Elevator Installers and Repairers in California

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,000
25th Percentile Wage
$51,430
50th Percentile Wage
$88,700
75th Percentile Wage
$114,500
90th Percentile Wage
$127,530

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for elevator installers and repairers in California in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $127,530. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $88,700. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $34,000.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of elevator installers and repairers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$88,700
-13.44% -8.69%
2016
$100,620
5.05% -
2015
$95,540
4.09% -
2014
$91,630
8.70% -
2013
$83,660
-15.24% -
2012
$96,410
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Elevator Installers and Repairers in California Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of elevator installers and repairers in some California cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of elevator installers and repairers in state of California ranges from $64,150 to $112,300. The highest paying area for elevator installers and repairers in California is Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville with a median annual salary of $112,300. The second highest paying city/area in California State is San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City (mean annual salary $103,660). The lowest paying area is San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos with a median annual salary of $64,150.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville
$112,300
San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City
$103,660
Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine
$101,610
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale
$92,170
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana
$91,130
San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont
$89,560
Oakland-Fremont-Hayward
$82,880
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara
$79,360
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos
$64,150




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