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Fast Facts for Electricians in Virginia

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Danville, Virginia Beach and Richmond
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Winchester, Harrisonburg and Blacksburg
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Virginia Beach, Richmond and Roanoke

Salaries for Electricians in Virginia

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Richmond, Blacksburg and Virginia Beach

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More Virginia Electrician Schools

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Total Enrollment
Norfolk
Associates
22,776
Chester
Associates
10,380
Roanoke
Associates
7,271
Dublin
Associates
4,626
Weyers Cave
Associates
4,200
Lynchburg
Associates
4,128
Alberta
Associates
3,611
Danville
Associates
3,101
Wytheville
Associates
2,676
Abingdon
Associates
2,328
Franklin
Associates
1,404
Clifton Forge
Associates
1,260
Chesapeake
Associates
175

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Electricians

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

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Electricians

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

2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 23.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Charlottesville550 $45,060
Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford160 $46,260
Harrisonburg210 $42,970
Lynchburg290 $42,650
Richmond3320 $46,590
Roanoke700 $45,530
Staunton-Waynesboro250 $46,900

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