Electrician Salary

The average salary for a Electrician in the UK is:


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Trouble shoot and repair the electrical and electronic components of manufacturing machines.

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Electrician Salary Comparison

In 2008, the average salary for this job was £24,697.

The average salary in 2009 was £31,701, based on 123 respondents (a difference of 28% from the 2008 figure.

The average salary in 2010 was £27,570, based on 152 respondents (a difference of -15% from the 2009 figure.

The average salary in 2011 was £28,723, based on 143 respondents (a difference of 4% from the 2010 figure.

The average salary in 2012 was £29,836, based on 79 respondents (a difference of 4% from the 2011 figure.

The median salary for a Electrician based on all salary survey responses is: £25,000

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About the Salary Survey Data in this survey is based on over 368,000 individual salary records. The date period for which job information was gathered varies, but is usually between 2008 - 2012. For precise date related information, custom reports may be ordered with greater granularity. Working 8 hours a day, 250 days of the year, the data suggests the hourly rate for Electrician is £14.11.

Assorted Electrician Salary Information

£25,000South West29-December-21
£20,000South West7-December-18
£28,000South East24-October-18
£30,784South East21-August-18
Chart to the right shows ten most recent raw datapoints. Outlying points may be discarded.
Graph of Electrician salary data

Electrician Salary By UK Region

£27,679South West
£26,671South East
£26,079Yorkshire and North East
£30,800East of England
£24,500Northern Ireland
£27,732North West

With regard to age and impact on salary for a Electrician, a statistical average weighting (that is based on how salary varies by age and not for a specific job which may vary considerably) suggests these figures: £21,164 for a worker in their 20s, £27,654 (30s), £32,733 (40s) and £32,733 (50s).
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The average salary figure above for a Electrician is considered highly likely to be representative of the UK market average due to the high number of respondents who had this exact job title.

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