Electrical Power-Line Installer and Repairer Salary Information in North Dakota

The average annual and hourly salaries for electrical power-line installers and repairers in the state of North Dakota are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of electrical power-line installers and repairers among North Dakota cities 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 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$85,510
75th Percentile Wage
$74,730
50th Percentile Wage
$63,880
25th Percentile Wage
$52,560
10th Percentile Wage
$39,120

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for electrical power-line installers and repairers in North Dakota in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $85,510. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $63,880. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $39,120.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$41.11
75th Percentile Wage
$35.93
50th Percentile Wage
$30.71
25th Percentile Wage
$25.27
10th Percentile Wage
$18.80

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for electrical power-line installers and repairers in North Dakota in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $41.11. The median hourly salary is $30.71. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $18.80.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $63,880 -2.80%
2013 $65,720 2.43%
2012 $64,160 6.23%
2011 $60,400 -1.08%
2010 $61,060 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for electrical power-line installers and repairers in state of North Dakota from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 4.62%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 2.43%. We also see the year 2012 had a salary increase 6.23% while year 2011 had a negtive growth of -1.08%.

Table 4. Average Electrical Power-Line Installer and Repairer Wage in North Dakota vs. Related Jobs

Table 5. Median Annual Salary of Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers in North Dakota Cities

Table 5 shows the median annual salary of electrical power-line installers and repairers in some North Dakota cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of electrical power-line installers and repairers in state of North Dakota ranges from $56,720 to $76,030. The highest paying area for electrical power-line installers and repairers in North Dakota is Fargo with a median annual salary of $76,030. The second highest paying city/area in North Dakota State is Grand Forks (mean annual salary $75,010). The lowest paying area is Far Western North Dakota nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $56,720.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Fargo
$76,030
Grand Forks
$75,010
Bismarck
$72,870
East Central North Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$69,060
Far Eastern North Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$66,120
West Central North Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$61,650
Far Western North Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$56,720

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