Electrical Power-Line Installer and Repairer Salary Information in Idaho

The average annual and hourly salaries for electrical power-line installers and repairers in the state of Idaho are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of electrical power-line installers and repairers amongst Idaho metropolitan 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers in Idaho

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$50,760
25th Percentile Wage
$74,640
50th Percentile Wage
$87,390
75th Percentile Wage
$95,620
90th Percentile Wage
$101,200

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for electrical power-line installers and repairers in Idaho in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $101,200. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $87,390. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $50,760.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24.40
25th Percentile Wage
$35.88
50th Percentile Wage
$42.01
75th Percentile Wage
$45.97
90th Percentile Wage
$48.66

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for electrical power-line installers and repairers in Idaho in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $48.66. The median hourly salary is $42.01. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $24.40.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of electrical power-line installers and repairers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201687,3902.72%11.73%
201585,0104.56%-
201481,1302.30%-
201379,2602.67%-
201277,140--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers in Idaho Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of electrical power-line installers and repairers in some Idaho cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of electrical power-line installers and repairers in state of Idaho ranges from $76,370 to $92,940. The highest paying area for electrical power-line installers and repairers in Idaho is North Idaho nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $92,940. The second highest paying city/area in Idaho State is East Idaho nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $90,060). The lowest paying area is Boise City-Nampa with a median annual salary of $76,370.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
North Idaho nonmetropolitan area
$92,940
East Idaho nonmetropolitan area
$90,060
Idaho Falls
$89,350
Coeur dAlene
$81,430
Southcentral Idaho nonmetropolitan area
$80,840
Boise City-Nampa
$76,370


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