Becoming a Control Electrician via Online Education?

At the very least, online education can help you lay a foundation and/or open up alternate career paths. Penn Foster Career School, one of the highest ranking online schools, is a US school (accredited) offering electrician courses to train individuals to become top-notch electricians, electrical technologists, maintenance electricians, journeyman electricians, control electricians, apprentice electricians, marine electricians, industrial electricians, auto electricians, etc. Currently, according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics there are 579,150 people employed as electricians alone in America, and their average annual salary is $50,850. Colleges and universities like Penn Foster Career School that provide online education are successfully launching workers into this field.

Control Electrician Salary Information

Category: Electricians

Total # Employed in the US 579,150
Average Hourly Wage: $24.45/hr
Hourly Wage Range
PERCENTILE
10%25%50%75%90%
$13.79 $17.3 $22.68 $30.35 $38.59
Average Yearly Salary $50,850
Yearly Salary Range
PERCENTILE
10%25%50%75%90%
$28,690 $35,990 $47,180 $63,120 $80,260
Employment Demographics
% OF WORKERS WITH
< High School Diploma High School Diploma Some College Associate Degree Bachelor Degree Master Degree Doctoral Degree
9.0% 40.1% 30.4% 12.9% 6.4% 0.9% 0.4%
Electricians — WAGES BY STATE, SORTED BY SALARY
STATEAverage Hourly WageAverage Annual Salary
Alaska $32.44/hr $67,480
Kansas $32.33/hr $67,250
Oklahoma $32/hr $66,560
Indiana $31.59/hr $65,710
North Dakota $31.02/hr $64,520
Tennessee $29.47/hr $61,300
New York $29.23/hr $60,790
Florida $28.53/hr $59,340
Missouri $27.83/hr $57,880
Nebraska $27.45/hr $57,100
Colorado $27.33/hr $56,840
Utah $27.03/hr $56,230
Montana $26.75/hr $55,650
New Hampshire $26.43/hr $54,980
Delaware $25.76/hr $53,570
Kentucky $25.22/hr $52,450
Virginia $25.15/hr $52,300
Mississippi $24.44/hr $50,840
South Carolina $23.16/hr $48,180
New Jersey $23.08/hr $48,010
District of Columbia $23.05/hr $47,950
Louisiana $22.74/hr $47,290
North Carolina $22.61/hr $47,040
Connecticut $22.26/hr $46,300
Maine $22.23/hr $46,240
Ohio $21.96/hr $45,680
Pennsylvania $21.89/hr $45,540
Arkansas $21.31/hr $44,310
Iowa $21.3/hr $44,310
Michigan $21.22/hr $44,130
New Mexico $21.15/hr $43,990
Massachusetts $20.88/hr $43,430
Guam $20.85/hr $43,360
Maryland $20.43/hr $42,500
West Virginia $20.34/hr $42,300
Wisconsin $20.22/hr $42,070
Idaho $20.12/hr $41,850
California $20.1/hr $41,800
Wyoming $19.99/hr $41,570
Nevada $19.8/hr $41,190
Puerto Rico $19.6/hr $40,770
Hawaii $19.11/hr $39,760
Alabama $19.08/hr $39,680
South Dakota $19.01/hr $39,550
Washington $18.44/hr $38,350
Oregon $18.3/hr $38,050


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