Electricians Helper Salary in Sector of Construction

The salary statistics of electricians helpers in the industry sector of construction are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare electricians helper salaries in different industries within the construction sector.

Average Annual Salary of Electricians Helpers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$21,180
25th Percentile Wage
$25,290
50th Percentile Wage
$30,360
75th Percentile Wage
$37,070
90th Percentile Wage
$44,680

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for electricians helpers in the industry sector of construction. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) electricians helpers is $44,680. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $30,360. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid electricians helpers is $21,180.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of electricians helpers in the industry sector of construction from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$30,360
3.36% 9.58%
2016
$29,340
2.62% -
2015
$28,570
2.94% -
2014
$27,730
0.87% -
2013
$27,490
0.15% -
2012
$27,450
- -

Compare Electricians Helper Salary in Different Industries within the Construction Sector

The average salaries of electricians helpers in 14 industries in the construction sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for electricians helper occupations is the residential building construction industry with an annual salary $38,210. The lowest paying industry is the other building equipment contractors industry (annual salary $28,870). For detailed electricians helper salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Residential Building Construction
$38,210
Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$37,990
Construction of Buildings
$34,920
Nonresidential Building Construction
$34,350
Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors
$33,140
Other Specialty Trade Contractors
$33,130
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$32,790
Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction
$32,760
Utility System Construction
$32,060
Specialty Trade Contractors
$30,230
Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors
$30,230
Building Equipment Contractors
$30,220
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors
$30,070
Other Building Equipment Contractors
$28,870

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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