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What Is the Average Journeyman Electrician Salary by State

State Annual Salary Monthly Pay Weekly Pay Hourly Wage
Tennessee $63,250 $5,270 $1,216 $30.41
Hawaii $63,041 $5,253 $1,212 $30.31
New Jersey $62,696 $5,224 $1,205 $30.14
Massachusetts $62,584 $5,215 $1,203 $30.09
Nevada $61,995 $5,166 $1,192 $29.81
Minnesota $61,436 $5,119 $1,181 $29.54
Connecticut $60,988 $5,082 $1,172 $29.32
Washington $60,530 $5,044 $1,164 $29.10
New York $60,365 $5,030 $1,160 $29.02
Rhode Island $60,148 $5,012 $1,156 $28.92
Oregon $59,518 $4,959 $1,144 $28.61
Alaska $59,420 $4,951 $1,142 $28.57
Wisconsin $58,765 $4,897 $1,130 $28.25
North Dakota $58,323 $4,860 $1,121 $28.04
Ohio $57,757 $4,813 $1,110 $27.77
Maryland $57,392 $4,782 $1,103 $27.59
New Hampshire $56,967 $4,747 $1,095 $27.39
Iowa $56,284 $4,690 $1,082 $27.06
New Mexico $55,806 $4,650 $1,073 $26.83
Virginia $55,773 $4,647 $1,072 $26.81
Utah $55,695 $4,641 $1,071 $26.78
South Dakota $55,245 $4,603 $1,062 $26.56
California $55,149 $4,595 $1,060 $26.51
Idaho $55,004 $4,583 $1,057 $26.44
Vermont $54,615 $4,551 $1,050 $26.26
Nebraska $54,277 $4,523 $1,043 $26.09
Colorado $54,167 $4,513 $1,041 $26.04
Delaware $53,769 $4,480 $1,034 $25.85
South Carolina $53,204 $4,433 $1,023 $25.58
Arizona $53,053 $4,421 $1,020 $25.51
Wyoming $52,853 $4,404 $1,016 $25.41
Montana $52,669 $4,389 $1,012 $25.32
Kansas $52,627 $4,385 $1,012 $25.30
Arkansas $52,300 $4,358 $1,005 $25.14
Maine $52,280 $4,356 $1,005 $25.13
Mississippi $52,194 $4,349 $1,003 $25.09
Indiana $51,693 $4,307 $994 $24.85
Oklahoma $51,432 $4,286 $989 $24.73
Kentucky $51,309 $4,275 $986 $24.67
West Virginia $50,951 $4,245 $979 $24.50
Michigan $50,781 $4,231 $976 $24.41
Pennsylvania $49,505 $4,125 $952 $23.80
Illinois $49,451 $4,120 $950 $23.77
Missouri $49,383 $4,115 $949 $23.74
Louisiana $48,990 $4,082 $942 $23.55
Texas $48,908 $4,075 $940 $23.51
Alabama $46,585 $3,882 $895 $22.40
Florida $45,677 $3,806 $878 $21.96
North Carolina $44,601 $3,716 $857 $21.44
Georgia $42,916 $3,576 $825 $20.63

Top 50 Highest Paying States for Journeyman Electrician Jobs in the U.S.

We’ve identified six states where the typical salary for a Journeyman Electrician job is above the national average. Topping the list is Tennessee, with Hawaii and New Jersey close behind in second and third. New Jersey beats the national average by 2.6%, and Tennessee furthers that trend with another $2,132 (3.5%) above the $61,118.

With only a handful of states paying above the national average, the opportunities for economic advancement by moving to a new locationas a Journeyman Electrician is a decision to make with some caution. Factoring in cost of living expenses should be considered as well.

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