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Solar Energy System Installer salary in California

Average salary
$39,000/yr
Based on 414 income tax records
$18,000
$75,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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$18,000
$75,500
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

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The average salary for a Solar Energy System Installer in California is $39,000 per year. These insights are exclusive to Mint Salary and are based on 414 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported this type of occupation. Solar Energy System Installer salaries in California can vary between $18,000 to $75,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, and more. Read more
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Solar Energy System Installer salary by city

Location
Average salary per year
Salary range
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Bakersfield, CA
13 income tax records
$44,000/yr
$40K – $57K
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Fresno, CA
15 income tax records
$40,500/yr
$34K – $52K
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Sacramento, CA
16 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$25K – $39K

Solar Energy System Installer salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year
Salary range
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Tesla, California
21 income tax records
$63,000/yr
$50K – $74K
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Vivint Solar Developer, California
13 income tax records
$58,000/yr
$45K – $65K
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Sunrun Installation Services, California
12 income tax records
$46,500/yr
$45K – $51K
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BBSI, California
11 income tax records
$45,000/yr
$32K – $51K

Solar Energy System Installer demographics in California

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82% are single
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18% are married
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32% have kids
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14% own a home

Solar Energy System Installer salaries by age

$0
$11,500
$23,000
$34,500
$46,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Solar Energy System Installers in California

414 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a solar energy system installer in California is $39,000 per year. Solar energy system installer salaries in California can vary between $18,000 to $75,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 414 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as solar energy system installer.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for solar energy system installers in California: Tesla ($63,000 a year), Vivint Solar Developer ($58,000 a year), and Sunrun Installation Services ($46,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for solar energy system installers in California: Bakersfield, CA ($44,000 a year), Fresno, CA ($40,500 a year), and Sacramento, CA ($34,500 a year).
*Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Learn more
**Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.