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Electricians Helper Salary Information

The salary statistics of electricians helpers are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of electricians helpers within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The electricians helpers annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1. Electricians Helper Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$20,110
25th Percentile Wage
$24,120
50th Percentile Wage
$29,530
75th Percentile Wage
$36,460
90th Percentile Wage
$44,450

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for electricians helpers. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) electricians helpers is $44,450. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $29,530. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $20,110. Note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 121% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of electricians helpers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201629,5302.71%6.30%
201528,7302.75%-
201427,9400.79%-
201327,7200.18%-
201227,670--

Table 2. Electricians Helper Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of electricians helpers in 13 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for electricians helpers occupations is the federal, state, and local government sector with an annual salary $56,090. The lowest paying sector is the administrative and support and waste management and remediation services sector (annual salary $27,330).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Federal, State, and Local Government
$56,090
Health Care and Social Assistance
$47,620
Transportation and Warehousing
$39,920
Utilities
$35,410
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$34,070
Mining
$33,810
Manufacturing
$33,410
Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)
$32,380
Educational Services
$31,020
Construction
$29,340
Wholesale Trade
$28,780
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$28,350
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$27,330

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Electricians Helpers by States

From the above tables we note that not only electricians helpers salaries vary considerably based on one's education and experience, and the industry sectors, they also change considerably from state to state. In the following table we compare the median salary of electricians helpers in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $18,960 to $57,460. The highest paying state for electricians helpers is Hawaii with a median annual salary of $57,460. The lowest paying state is Puerto Rico with a median annual salary of $18,960. For more salary information of electricians helpers profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
Hawaii
$57,460
Washington
$47,220
Alaska
$40,710
North Dakota
$40,280
West Virginia
$39,640
District of Columbia
$36,050
Wyoming
$35,830
California
$35,760
Oregon
$33,720
Wisconsin
$33,440
Nevada
$32,780
New York
$32,250
Texas
$32,230
Montana
$31,950
Oklahoma
$31,690
Idaho
$31,550
New Jersey
$31,540
Missouri
$31,450
Illinois
$30,830
Iowa
$30,350
Massachusetts
$30,250
Pennsylvania
$29,960
Maine
$29,920
Colorado
$29,510
Kentucky
$29,140
Tennessee
$29,090
New Mexico
$29,040
South Carolina
$28,990
Louisiana
$28,960
Virginia
$28,420
Vermont
$28,400
Minnesota
$27,930
Ohio
$27,880
Kansas
$27,680
North Carolina
$27,450
Maryland
$27,400
New Hampshire
$27,160
Alabama
$27,100
Nebraska
$27,100
Delaware
$26,780
Indiana
$26,780
Connecticut
$26,710
Florida
$26,610
Guam
$26,550
South Dakota
$26,510
Mississippi
$26,440
Utah
$26,000
Georgia
$25,920
Michigan
$23,780
Arizona
$23,060
Arkansas
$22,110
Virgin Islands
$20,020
Puerto Rico
$18,960


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