Training Requirements for Helpers--electricians

Helpers--electricians need a high school diploma or equivalent and short-term on-the-job training.

Degrees for Helpers--electricians
Percent
Less than High School 32.2
High School 42.1
Some College 17.1
Associates Degree 5.0
Bachelors Degree 3.1
Masters Degree 0.1
Doctorate or Professional Degree 0.3

Employment Outlook for Helpers--electricians

This represents about 69,000 people in the United States.

Over the next 10 years there will be aproximately 12,000 more helpers--electricians but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 21,000 more.

Typical Income for Helpers--electricians

Hourly Income

On average,helpers--electricians make $14.89 per hour.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Helpers--electricians $9.67 $11.59 $14.20 $17.53 $21.37
Construction and extraction occupations $12.44 $15.68 $20.96 $29.17 $38.85
Helpers, construction trades $9.75 $11.52 $14.03 $17.35 $21.34
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

Annual Salaries

On average, helpers--electricians make $30,980 per year.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Helpers--electricians $20,110 $24,120 $29,530 $36,460 $44,450
Construction and extraction occupations $25,880 $32,610 $43,610 $60,670 $80,820
Helpers, construction trades $20,290 $23,970 $29,180 $36,090 $44,390
National Average $19,290 $24,140 $37,040 $60,150 $94,540

This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics

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