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Kaimahi Hiko

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Electricians install, maintain and repair electrical systems and equipment.


Qualified electricians usually earn

$23-$32 per hour

Source: Master Electricians, 2017.

Job opportunities

Chances of getting a job as an electrician are good due to a construction boom and a shortage of trained workers.
Mark Jackson adjusting some electrical wires

Mark Jackson wiring a lightbox

Last updated 24 April 2018