Connecticut Electricians: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Electricians in Connecticut

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Fast Facts for Electricians in Connecticut

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Waterbury, Danbury and Norwich
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Bridgeport, New Haven and Hartford
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Hartford, Bridgeport and New Haven

Salaries for Electricians in Connecticut

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Danbury, Waterbury and Bridgeport

Schools for Electricians in Connecticut are listed below.

Selected Electrician Schools in Connecticut

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  • Programs: Electrician
  • Degrees: Diploma
Porter and Chester Institute
Branford, Rocky Hill, Stratford, Waterbury

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  • Programs: Electronics Systems Technician
  • Degrees: Diploma
Lincoln Tech
East Windsor, New Britain, Shelton

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  • Programs: Electrical/Electronics
  • Degrees: Diploma

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  • Programs: Electrical Systems Technician - Day, Electrical Systems Technician - Eve
  • Degrees: Diploma
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Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Electricians

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Connecticut. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Electricians relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Hartford 2370 $54480 0.95
West Hartford 2370 $54480 0.95
East Hartford 2370 $54480 0.95
New Haven 980 $57260 0.82
Waterbury 350 $52450 1.19
Bridgeport 1050 $59610 0.59
Stamford 1050 $59610 0.59
Norwalk 1050 $59610 0.59
Danbury 450 $54070 1.32
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