The salary statistics of electricians in the industry sector of health care and social assistance are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare electricians salaries in different industries within the health care and social assistance sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$41,420|
|25th Percentile Wage||$49,720|
|50th Percentile Wage||$59,670|
|75th Percentile Wage||$72,580|
|90th Percentile Wage||$84,070|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for electricians in the industry sector of health care and social assistance. 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 is $84,070. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $59,670. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid electricians is $41,420.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of electricians in the industry sector of health care and social assistance from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of electricians in 22 industries in the health care and social assistance sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for electricians occupations is the specialty hospitals - privately owned industry with an annual salary $66,830. The lowest paying industry is the individual and family services industry (annual salary $30,780). For detailed electricians salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Specialty hospitals - Privately owned|| |
|Offices of Physicians|| |
|Ambulatory Health Care Services|| |
|Outpatient Care Centers|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - State government owned|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Local government owned|| |
|Hospitals - Local government owned|| |
|Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals|| |
|Hospitals - Privately owned|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned|| |
|Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)|| |
|Vocational Rehabilitation Services|| |
|Specialty hospitals - State government owned|| |
|Hospitals - State government owned|| |
|Nursing and Residential Care Facilities|| |
|Continuing Care Retirement Communities and Assisted Living Facilities for the Elderly|| |
|Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals|| |
|Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals - State government owned|| |
|Social Assistance|| |
|Nursing Care Facilities (Skilled Nursing Facilities)|| |
|Individual and Family Services|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 .