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Electricians Salary Information in Iowa City, Iowa

The annual and hourly salary statistics of electricians in Iowa City, Iowa are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of electricians in Iowa City is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Electricians in Iowa City, Iowa

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35,120
25th Percentile Wage
$44,700
50th Percentile Wage
$52,720
75th Percentile Wage
$60,110
90th Percentile Wage
$68,510

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for electricians in Iowa City, Iowa in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $68,510. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $52,720. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $35,120.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$52,720
4.67% 10.66%
2016
$50,260
-7.60% -
2015
$54,080
2.76% -
2014
$52,590
6.33% -
2013
$49,260
4.38% -
2012
$47,100
- -

Table 3. Compare Electricians Salary in Iowa City with Other Iowa Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $52,720 in Iowa City is in the middle of salary range for electricians in state of Iowa. In comparison, the annual salary of electricians in Iowa City is 20.8 percent (20.8%) lower than that in the highest paying Davenport-Moline-Rock Island and 23.0 percent (23.0%) higher than that in the lowest paying Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Davenport-Moline-Rock Island
$66,530
Cedar Rapids
$59,680
Dubuque
$57,390
Des Moines-West Des Moines
$55,410
Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$54,170
Iowa City
$52,720
Ames
$49,810
Waterloo-Cedar Falls
$47,160
Northeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$43,040
Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$42,440
Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$40,620



See also: Top paying jobs in Iowa City, Iowa.