Salary for Solar Photovoltaic Installers

Want help with your hiring? It's easy. Enter your information below, and we'll quickly reach out to discuss your hiring needs.
Loading

Also known as:  Bridge Ironworker, Construction Ironworker, Iron Guardrail Installer, Metal Tank Erector, Ornamental Ironworker, Pre-Engineered Metal Building Ironworker, Precast Concrete Ironworker, Steel Fabricator, Steel Fitter, Structural Steel Erector

Recruiter.com helps find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations. Sign up in our career community today!

SEE MORE SALARIES FOR
These employees are required to maintain, install or assemble solar photovoltaic (PV) systems on roofs or other areas. Their main duties are to measure, assemble or cut structural framing and perform minor electrical work. The work can be dangerous as solar PV workers must operate at extreme heights and use sharp electrical tools. To become a solar PV installer, there are no specific education requirements. Some employers want to hire new employees with high school diplomas or GEDs; others do not. The same goes for formal training. Some Solar PV Installer Managers wish to train on-site, while some would like to hire someone who has already had some training prior to working.

A Solar Photovoltaic Installer earns an average salary ranging from $32,590 - $64,600 depending on the level of education. can get an average wage of fourty-eight thousand and twenty dollars per annum.

can get the best compensation in New Jersey, where they get normal pay levels of about $87,030. People working these jobs can make the highest salaries in Utilities, which has normal pay levels of $79,610.

Are you an aspiring solar photovoltaic installer? Want a new opportunity where you can earn a higher salary? Join our solar photovoltaic installer Career Community today!

The national wage distribution is shown below. To overlay local salaries for a Solar Photovoltaic Installer, please select your state.
Annual salary
recruiter-loader
Hourly rate
recruiter-loader
GET SCOUTED
Recruiter makes it easy to find out about new jobs for solar photovoltaic installers. Join our solar photovoltaic installer Career Community today!
SALARY TREND

The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 32.14 percent nationwide in that time.

recruiter-loader
INDUSTRIES

Solar Photovoltaic Installers tend to make the most in the following industries:

Utilities
$79,610
Public Administration
$73,280
Transportation and Warehousing
$69,760
Construction
$59,660
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$52,600
Other Services (except Public Administration)
$52,160

In general, they earn less within the industries below:

Wholesale Trade
$44,550
Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services
$48,090
Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction
$49,660
Manufacturing
$50,410
Other Services (except Public Administration)
$52,160
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$52,600