An electrician is a tradesman specializing in electrical wiring of buildings, transmission lines, stationary machines, and related equipment. Electricians may be employed in the installation of new electrical components or...the maintenance and repair of existing electrical infrastructure.
Compare to a teacher who only makes $40,000/yr in New York
What Electricians Love About Their Trade
It's a great lifestyle.
New challenges every day.
Not Customer Facing
Variety of Tools
Not Hard on Body
Are able to work up within their small teams.
One of the highest demand trades. Recession proof demand.
Entrepreneurship Potential Very High
Very low startup cost and high likelihood of success.
Cities With The Highest Paying Electrician Jobs In New York