Electricians are most often employed by the Construction industry. The average yearly wage for Electricians was $57,805 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Electricians by wage are Morticians, undertakers, & funeral directors, Interior designers, and Farmers, ranchers, & other agricultural managers.
Electricians are part of the Construction & Extraction Occupations, along with Firstline supervisors of construction trades & extraction workers, Boilermakers, Carpenters, Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers, Cement masons, concrete finishers, & terrazzo workers, and 28 more.
The top 3 locations that employ the most Electricians are Norfolk City (Northeast) PUMA, VA, St. Mary's & Calvert Counties PUMA, MD, and Bellevue City PUMA, NE. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Electricians are Hidalgo County (North & West) PUMA, TX, Jackson County PUMA, MS, and Edinburg City PUMA, TX.