Electrician IV Salary in the United States

How much does an Electrician IV make in the United States? The average Electrician IV salary in the United States is $83,526 as of May 01, 2023, but the range typically falls between $73,226 and $94,395. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Inspects, repairs, installs, and maintains electrical systems, machinery, and equipment. Ensures all work performed meets required safety codes and is properly inspected. Uses a variety of tools and equipment, such as power construction equipment, measuring devices, power tools, and testing equipment. May require a high school diploma. Typically requires Electrician License. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Is capable of working on complex problems and exceptions without direct supervision. Has a wide and comprehensive understanding of both general and specific aspects of the job. Typically requires 7+ years of related experience. (Copyright 2023 Salary.com)

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  1. Down a level:

    Electrician III

    5 - 7 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

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    Electrician IV

    7 + years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

  3. Up a level:

    Electrical Maintenance Supervisor

    3 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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