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Electricians

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $31.81
Statewide median: $23.81

 

This career pays above the statewide median wage.


Wages for Electricians *

Area Low Median High
U S
$23.27 $29.79 $38.37
Minnesota
$24.50 $31.81 $40.15
Central Minnesota
$24.02 $30.66 $39.57
Northeast Minnesota
$28.09 $33.18 $38.76
Northwest Minnesota
$23.23 $29.95 $38.69
Southeast Minnesota
$23.79 $30.65 $39.03
Southwest Minnesota
$23.37 $29.93 $38.55
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$26.70 $35.28 $42.64

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 11,210 workers employed in this large career.

Where do Electricians most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in very high demand.

 

Future Demand

This career is seeing high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 11,760 new Electricians to meet market demand between 2020-2030. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Electricians
Area Employment Employment Change
2020 2030 Number Percent
U S 729,600 795,700 66,100 9.1%
Minnesota 10,248 11,081 833 8.1%
Central Minnesota 1,375 1,504 129 9.4%
Northeast Minnesota 617 635 18 2.9%
Northwest Minnesota 1,225 1,294 69 5.6%
Southeast Minnesota 995 1,088 93 9.3%
Southwest Minnesota 835 904 69 8.3%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 5,233 5,666 433 8.3%


Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.




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