SOC: 47-2111

Electricians perform electrical work in the building and remodeling of structures. They generally specialize in construction or maintenance work. They must comply with local electrical building and safety codes.

Los Angeles County Electricians:

Annual Average Employment 2010

Projected Employment 2020

Average Hourly Wage, 1q12

Average Annual Wage, 1q12

Entry Level Education

Work Experience

On the Job Training

10,310

11,360

$29.95

$62,283

High School

None

Apprenticeship

To more fully explore the green occupation listed above, see the Employment Development’s California’s Occupational Guide or Understanding the Green Economy.

Please note that this is occupational data across all industries and not necessarily specific to any one area of clean technology.