Electrical Power-Line Installer and Repairer Salary Information in New Jersey

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

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$55,380
25th Percentile Wage
$66,120
50th Percentile Wage
$85,550
75th Percentile Wage
$95,830
90th Percentile Wage
$102,000

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for electrical power-line installers and repairers in New Jersey in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $102,000. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $85,550. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $55,380.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26.63
25th Percentile Wage
$31.79
50th Percentile Wage
$41.13
75th Percentile Wage
$46.07
90th Percentile Wage
$49.04

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for electrical power-line installers and repairers in New Jersey in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $49.04. The median hourly salary is $41.13. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $26.63.

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
201685,5501.92%4.80%
201583,910-1.32%-
201485,0203.52%-
201382,0300.72%-
201281,440--

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of electrical power-line installers and repairers in some New Jersey cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of electrical power-line installers and repairers in state of New Jersey ranges from $62,910 to $84,370. The highest paying area for electrical power-line installers and repairers in New Jersey is Camden with a median annual salary of $84,370. The second highest paying city/area in New Jersey State is Edison-New Brunswick (mean annual salary $83,050). The lowest paying area is Wilmington with a median annual salary of $62,910.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Camden
$84,370
Edison-New Brunswick
$83,050
Wilmington
$62,910


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