Washington Electricians: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Electricians in Washington

Electricians picture    Electricians image

Fast Facts for Electricians in Washington

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Mount Vernon, Bremerton and Bellingham
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Yakima, Seattle and Olympia
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Seattle, Tacoma and Spokane

Salaries for Electricians in Washington

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Seattle, Bremerton and Tacoma

Schools for Electricians in Washington are listed below.

Selected Electrician Schools in Washington

quickinfoThese schools offer particularly quick info upon request, and we have written detailed profiles for each (click school names to see the profiles).

Request info from multiple schools, by clicking the Request Info links.

This list also contains online schools that accept students from Washington.

Matching School Ads

Earn Your Diploma from Home!

  • Programs: Electrician
  • Degrees: Diploma
Matching School Ads

More Washington Electrician Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Bates Technical College Tacoma Associate 5,463
Bellingham Technical College Bellingham Associate 2,896
Big Bend Community College Moses Lake Associate 1,893
Lower Columbia College Longview Associate 3,348
Spokane Community College Spokane Associate 6,961
Walla Walla Community College Walla Walla Associate 4,600
Yakima Valley Community College Yakima Associate 4,354

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Electricians

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Washington. 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


Bremerton 940 $53870 2.65
Silverdale 940 $53870 2.65
Bellingham 410 $58850 1.17
Longview 160 $66030 1.07
Mount Vernon 280 $62970 1.42
Anacortes 280 $62970 1.42
Kennewick 670 $77190 1.51
Richland 670 $77190 1.51
Olympia 330 $55530 0.75
Tumwater 330 $55530 0.75
Seattle 8280 $69710 1.06
Tacoma 8280 $69710 1.06
Bellevue 8280 $69710 1.06
Spokane 1070 $57320 1.14
Spokane Valley 1070 $57320 1.14
Walla Walla 90 $58880 0.89
Wenatchee 210 $56770 1.15
Yakima 310 $56850 0.84
Employment For:

Find a school near you

Career and College Resources on CityTownInfo

Real-World Career Reports

Career Stories from workers: daily activities, job tips, best/worst job aspects, training, etc.
Daily Career & Education News from our staff. We're an approved Google News provider!

Career References and Original Articles

Resource Center. A starting point for all CityTownInfo career and college resources.
Career Overviews of hundreds of careers: descriptions, salaries, forecasts, schools, more.
Best Careers Not Requiring Degrees: Good pay, job growth, low need for degrees.
Helpful Articles, many in "how-to" format; e.g., "How to Become a Chef".
Infographics covering employment and educational trends.

College Directories and Lists

These lists link to thousands of detailed school profiles.

Colleges by State. Nearly every college and trade school in the country.
Colleges Listed Alphabetically. About 7,000 colleges & trade schools, including online schools.
Colleges by Major City. Browse cities with multiple college options.
Online Colleges. Colleges with online degree programs.
Graduate Schools by State. Colleges offering graduate degree programs.
Graduate Schools by Major City. Find cities with multiple graduate school options.