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Electrician
Electrician
Electrician
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$101,640/ year*
Estimated Salary
$101,640
  /  year *
Estimated Salary
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Becoming an Electrician in Tennessee

Overview

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.
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$40,000/yr in Tennessee

Tools of the Trade

Pipe Bender
Pipe Bender
Portaband
Portaband
Reciprocating Saw
Reciprocating Saw
Fish Tape
Fish Tape
Side Cutters
Side Cutters
Multimeter
Multimeter
Pipe Bender
Pipe Bender
Portaband
Portaband
Reciprocating Saw
Reciprocating Saw
Fish Tape
Fish Tape
Side Cutters
Side Cutters

What Electricians Love About Their Trade

It's a great lifestyle.
New challenges every day.
Great pay.

Characteristics

High Paying
Work Indoors
Not Customer Facing
Variety of Tools
Not Hard on Body
Small Teams

Outlook

Advancement PotentialHigh
Are able to work up within their small teams.
Demand ForecastHigh
One of the highest demand trades. Recession proof demand.
Entrepreneurship Potential Very High
Very low startup cost and high likelihood of success.