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Electrician

at Ridgewater College

Program Details

  • Award: Diploma
  • Credits: 74
  • Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
  • WIA Certified

About this Program

The electrician program covers residential and commercial wiring design and installation, with hands-on lab work in wiring, specialized systems and controls installation.

Program Locations

  • Ridgewater College, Willmar 56201

Labor Market Information

  • Supervisors of Construction and Extraction Workers

  • Median wage: $33.65/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Above statewide average
  • Electrician Helpers

  • Median wage: $12.94/hour-Below the median
  • Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
  • Carpenter Helpers

  • Median wage: $16.96/hour-Below the median
  • Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
  • Electricians

  • Median wage: $29.17/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
  • Signal and Track Switch Repairers

  • Median wage: $30.06/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
  • Construction Laborers

  • Median wage: $19.26/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
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Ridgewater College
Ridgewater College
2101 15th Ave NW Willmar, MN 56201 Toll-Free: (800) 722-1151 Local: (320) 222-5200 TTY: (800) 627-3529