Electrician Salary in East Chicago, Indiana

To get your salary data, use the search bar below or browse by job, city, or state.
loading...

Job title is required

loading...

Job location is required.

Average Salary for Electrician in East Chicago, Indiana

The average salary of a(n) Electrician in East Chicago, Indiana is $58,853.

The average hourly rate of a(n) Electrician in East Chicago, Indiana is $28.29.

The average bonus of a(n) Electrician in East Chicago, Indiana is $2,095.00.

Job Description:

Installs, connects, tests, and sustains electrical systems for a variety of purposes, including climate control, security, and communications. Figures layout, installs, and repairs wiring, electrical fixtures, apparatus, and control equipment, such as switches, relays, and circuit-breaker panels, fastening in place with screws or bolts, using hand tools and power tools. Plans new or modified installations to minimize waste of materials, provide access for future maintenance, and avoid unsightly, hazardous, and unreliable wiring, consistent with specifications and local electrical codes. Prepares sketches showing location of wiring and equipment, or follows diagrams or blueprints, ensuring that concealed wiring is installed before completion of future walls, ceilings, and flooring. Measures, cuts, bends, threads, assembles, and installs electrical conduit, using tools, such as hacksaw, pipe threader, and conduit bender. Pulls wiring through conduit, assisted by electrician helper. Splices wires by stripping insulation from terminal leads, using knife or pliers, twisting or soldering wires together, and applying tape or terminal caps. Connects wiring to lighting fixtures and power equipment, using hand tools. Connects power cables to equipment, such as electric range or motor, and installs grounding leads. Tests continuity of circuit to ensure electrical compatibility and safety of components, using testing instruments, such as ohmmeter, battery and buzzer, and oscilloscope. Observes functioning of installed equipment or system to detect hazards and need for adjustments, relocation, or replacement. May repair faulty equipment or systems. May be required to hold license. May cut and weld steel structural members, using flame-cutting and welding equipment. Less

Installs, connects, tests, and sustains electrical systems for a variety of purposes, including climate control, security, and communications. Figures layout, installs, and repairs wiring, electrical fixtures, apparatus, and control equipment, such as switches, relays, and circuit-breaker panels, fastening in place... More

How helpful is this page?

Are you a(n) Electrician?

Get a more personalized salary report now. Get Report

Average Salaries for Similar Jobs in East Chicago, Indiana

Job Openings by Indeed job search

Results for Electrician in East Chicago, Indiana

Electrician - Hammond, IN

Huhtamaki, Inc.

3-5 years of experience as an Industrial Electrician with the ability to read schematics and blueprints is required. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES....

View job on Indeed.com

E&I Maintenance Technician/Electrician - Hammond, IN

Alsip MiniMill, LLC

For E&I Maintenance Technician / Electrician:. Running conduit from 1/2" to 3", pulling wire, run cable tray, install electrical panel and junction box, running...

View job on Indeed.com

Electrician - Gary, IN

SMS Technical Services LLC

Job Description: * Is a safety minded worker who is drug free and dependable with an excellent attendance record * Reports and/or corrects all unsafe

View job on Indeed.com

Locomotive Maintenance - Electrical Repairer - Gary, IN

United States Steel

Journeyman Electrician or four (4) years Locomotive electrical maintenance work experience or related education is required....

View job on Indeed.com

Industrial Electrician - Chicago, IL

Messina Group

Messina Group seeks an Electrician with industrial machine wiring experience. Essential Duties and Responsibilities:....

View job on Indeed.com

Discover How Much You
Should Be Paid

Work in Compensation or HR?    x