Electrician in Ohio

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Schools Offering Electrician Training Programs in Ohio

Around 0.1% of Ohio's graduates graduate from electrician training certificate programs every year. In other words, every year an estimated 488 electricians graduate from Ohio's 16 electrician schools.

Top Schools

Career and Technology Education Centers of Licking County, which was ranked 62nd nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Ohio that has a electrician program. It is located in Newark. 10 students graduated with a certificate in electrician from Career and Technology Education Centers of Licking County in 2010.

Warren County Career Center, which was ranked 65th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Ohio that has a electrician program. It is located in Lebanon. In 2010, 19 students graduated from Warren County Career Center electrician program.

The third-ranked school in Ohio with a electrician program is Adult Center for Education, which is located in Zanesville. In 2010, it was ranked 67th nationwide. In 2010, Adult Center for Education graduated 9 students from its electrician programs. Tuition at Adult Center for Education was $0 per year.


Electrician schools in Ohio, charge students an average tuition of $931 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $10,728 per year, or as little as $4,164 per year. In 2010, the electrician schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Ohio were:

  1. Vatterott College-Cleveland - located in Broadview Heights, students are charged $10,728 per year
  2. Marion Technical College - located in Marion, students are charged $4,164 per year

The following Ohio electrician schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. Marion Technical College - located in Marion, students are charged $4,164 per year
  2. Vatterott College-Cleveland - located in Broadview Heights, students are charged $10,728 per year

An electrician certificate from an Ohio school... what next?

The highest percentage of electrician graduates in Ohio pursue careers as an electrician. If you decide to work as an electrician in Ohio, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 20,270 Ohio electricians as of 2010. In Ohio, the largest numbers of electricians work in the following counties:

  1. Dearborn County - 4,230 electricians
  2. Cuyahoga County - 3,940 electricians
  3. Delaware County - 3,340 electricians

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of electricians is expected to grow by 1% by 2018. There are projected to be 27,030 electricians working in the Ohio then.


On average, electricians earn $48,900 per year. However, Ohio electricians earned anywhere in the range from as less than $23,470 per year to more than $80,940 per year in 2010. The counties in Ohio with the highest average salary for an electrician are:

  1. Allen County - $57,050 per year
  2. Cuyahoga County - $55,100 per year
  3. Fulton County - $54,530 per year

An electrician in the following counties in Ohio make the lowest salaries on average:

  1. Ashland County - $41,940 per year
  2. Auglaize County - $43,920 per year
  3. Greene County - $44,050 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in electrician training in Ohio and to compare salaries with various related fields such as automotive or HVAC, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Electrician Training in Ohio
  • Certificate in Electrician Training in Ohio

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,931 miles from location Kaplan College Cincinnati OH n/a n/a n/a
5,862 miles from location Marion Technical College Marion OH 12.119 n/a 2,659
5,825 miles from location Career and Technology Education Centers of Licking County Newark OH 37.7568 92% 1,484
5,917 miles from location Kaplan College Dayton OH 19.1197 n/a 801
5,795 miles from location Kaplan Career Institute Cleveland OH 16.954 n/a 678
5,818 miles from location O C Collins Career Center Chesapeake OH 30.0255 n/a 440
5,924 miles from location Miami Valley Career Technology Center Clayton OH 33.2458 n/a 432
5,800 miles from location Adult Center for Education Zanesville OH 33.4162 n/a 408
5,849 miles from location Pickaway Ross Joint Vocational School District Chillicothe OH 33.4003 n/a 405
5,791 miles from location Vatterott College-Cleveland Broadview Heights OH 24.0069 n/a 372
5,915 miles from location Warren County Career Center Lebanon OH 34.9089 n/a 365
5,903 miles from location Greene County Career Center Xenia OH 31.4523 n/a 340
5,847 miles from location Scioto County Career Technical Center Lucasville OH 27.3467 n/a 251
5,773 miles from location Buckeye Joint Vocational School New Philadelphia OH 29.7914 n/a 242
5,747 miles from location Ashtabula County Joint Vocational School Jefferson OH 30.1245 n/a 160
5,858 miles from location Delaware Area Career Center Delaware OH 32.1016 n/a 88

Curious what studying Electrician gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Ohio

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
Electricians + 20,270 $48,900
Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers + 3,980 $51,570 40.1%
Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians + 3,600 $52,400 -28.3%
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment + 2,710 $48,690 10.2%
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Powerhouse, Substation, and Relay + 1,300 $58,830 31.3%

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