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Electricians Salary in Sector of Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation

The salary statistics of electricians in the industry sector of arts, entertainment, and recreation are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare electricians salaries in different industries within the arts, entertainment, and recreation sector.

Average Annual Salary of Electricians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$32,420
25th Percentile Wage
$41,640
50th Percentile Wage
$57,020
75th Percentile Wage
$76,480
90th Percentile Wage
$107,870

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for electricians in the industry sector of arts, entertainment, and recreation. 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 $107,870. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $57,020. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid electricians is $32,420.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of electricians in the industry sector of arts, entertainment, and recreation from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$57,020
6.65% 2.88%
2016
$53,230
-6.80% -
2015
$56,850
-1.37% -
2014
$57,630
-8.71% -
2013
$62,650
11.60% -
2012
$55,380
- -

Compare Electricians Salary in Different Industries within the Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation Sector

The average salaries of electricians in twelve industries in the arts, entertainment, and recreation 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 theater companies and dinner theaters industry with an annual salary $76,520. The lowest paying industry is the amusement parks and arcades industry (annual salary $45,530). For detailed electricians salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Theater Companies and Dinner Theaters
$76,520
Performing Arts Companies
$66,870
Promoters of Performing Arts, Sports, and Similar Events
$65,680
Performing Arts, Spectator Sports, and Related Industries
$63,530
Spectator Sports
$61,700
Museums, Historical Sites, and Similar Institutions
$56,110
Museums, Historical Sites, and Similar Institutions
$56,110
Gambling Industries
$54,920
Independent Artists, Writers, and Performers
$53,160
Amusement, Gambling, and Recreation Industries
$51,750
Other Amusement and Recreation Industries
$45,700
Amusement Parks and Arcades
$45,530

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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