September 22, 2022
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How Much Money Does a Solar Photovoltaic Installer Make?

How much money does a solar photovoltaic installer make? 

Solar photovoltaic installers earn an average annual base salary of $53,783, according to the 2022 Construction Craft Salary Survey. That equates to $25.86/hour.  

These numbers do not include overtime, per diem or other incentives that can increase earnings and benefits.  

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the highest 10% of solar photovoltaic installers earned more than $64,600 annually.  

Solar photovoltaic installers assemble and maintain solar panels that capture energy from the sun. To learn more about solar installation, check out our solar photovoltaic installer career page.