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    KL
    Brooklyn, NY·

    "Great guys, on time and get the job done without any issues. Would definitely recommend to family and friends."

    Alex M. in February 2024

    MT

    Electrical Installs and Repairs, Outlets, Switches, Lighting,, Thermostats, network cabling , and 2 more

    "Excellent work. A pleasure to work with. Fairly priced. On time for work projects. Best electrician Iâ ve worked with"

    David S. in February 2024

    NI

    In business since 2024

    Brooklyn, NY·

    Electrical, Painting

    About us: "We take great pride in our experience, expertise, quality, and customer service that we provide to meet the consumer’s needs. It is our mission to provide excellent workmanship and complete customer satisfaction from start to completion of a project. In order to understand the needs and expectations of our customers, we take great care to work and communicate with every customer in a professional manner. Our reputation is based on service, safety, and quality, regardless of how large or small the job."

    SK

    In business since 2023

    Brooklyn, NY·

    Additions and Remodels

    About us: "We take great pride in our experience, expertise, quality, and customer service that we provide to meet the consumers needs. It is our mission to provide excellent workmanship and complete customer satisfaction from start to completion of a project."

    DBElectric Logo
    Brooklyn, NY·

    Electric

    "Dennis did a great job diagnosing and repairing an outlet. It required moving my washer/dryer so it was not an easy task. I also commend the customer service for being communicative and professional, and he even followed up later in the day to make sure everything was working okay."

    Emily J. in May 2022

    FE
    Brooklyn, NY·

    Electrical

    "he completely did all new lights and it was beautiful. He was very helpful."

    Gabriel P. in February 2021

    MM

    In business since 2020

    Brooklyn, NY·

    eletrical

    About us: "We are a locally owned and operated company that values honesty and integrity and treats your home as if it were our own. We offer a variety of eletrical services that are customizable to each individual project. You will find us to be competitively priced, paying close attention to the details of each and every project that we are involved with. We look forward to building lasting relationships and guarantee your satisfaction!"

    SE
    Brooklyn, NY·

    Electric

    "Sherif is a great worker. He works with care and was always available. His prices are fear and he worked in a very clean manner. Would recommend to everyone"

    Richard M. in February 2024

    NC

    About us: "Welcome to Nerrad Construction, Inc proudly servicing New York City and the surrounding areas. Our goal is to complete your project to perfection. We look forward to building long lasting relationships with the customers that we serve. We look forward to serving you. Call us today! You will not be disappointed."

    MT
    Brooklyn, NY·

    Plumbing Services

    "Moises and his crew were excellent. They were clean did not leave a mess at all. Moses talked and explained everything to me. He took pictures to show the work he had done. This was an emergency situation, my roof was leaking very badly. Moses & his crew came and inspected what needed to be done, he saw how nervous & upset I was and he assure me not to worry. WELL let me say when the job was completed and it did not take long, my tears of worry & being nervous turned into Tears of relief and joy. There is so much more to say about my wonderful experience with Moses & his crew. Like the fact that he kept in touch with me, because I had to work that day. And they were very kind, polite and professional. ****** I highly recommend Moses & his crew to everyone from the person who knows how to do their own work to the person who knows nothing about fixing anything. Because maybe you can do your own handy work, But ! you just don't have the time: you can Call Moses or maybe you don't know how to repair anything; you can Call Moses or how about being tired of waiting on that friend/relative to fix/repair that whatever it is, Just call Moses, he & his crew will resolve your issues. Needless to say they are now my Go-To for ALL my repairs ,installs and fixings. I'm very satisfied and it feels good to say " I can call my Handyman to repair that""

    Mariah M. in March 2015

    Core Value Assets Logo
    Brooklyn, NY·

    Handyman Services

    "Reshonne is very professional, completed the job very efficiently, highly recommend him. He fixed the pipes while I wasn't at home, and my roommate was busy working from home, but he followed up with us very well"

    Momo C. in November 2023

    E
    Brooklyn, NY·

    Electrical

    "I hired this company to install an electrical fixture in the hallway of my home. I am very pleased with the installation. Avi, the electrician who performed the work, was very professional from start to finish. I would definitely choose this company again for my electrical needs."

    Inell A. in November 2018

    JH
    Brooklyn, NY·

    Interior Painting, Handyman

    "John answered my calls promptly, work completely done to my satisfaction, workers very neat and cleaned up. Had some outside painting done and radiator covers also. Everything looks great. Would definitely recommend this company."

    Carolyn O. in June 2017

    A&J General Construction Company Logo
    Brooklyn, NY·

    Handyman, Rooping & Waterproofing, Bathroom & Kitchen renovation & remodel , and 2 more

    "My experience with A&J General Construction was excellent. Top notch. This was a full bathroom renovation in a pre-war building. They leveled the ceiling and floors, fixed decades old plumbing, electrical work, and installed tiles and fixtures. Ullah (the owner) and Daniel were professional, time efficient, and good communicators, which is hard to find. With complete confidence I recommend Ullah and hist team for remodeling, in general, and bathroom overhauls, specifically."

    Eugene L. in October 2017

    TS
    Brooklyn, NY·

    Electrical

    "Stafford was great! He explained the project, provided a budget friendly estimate and recommended items to use."

    Sandy P. in July 2022

    AE
    Brooklyn, NY·

    Handyman Small Projects

    "I hired AC Enterprises to do a number of repairs on a rental property. As an out of state landlord, it's important to find a service provider that you can trust. From setup to clean up, Tony and his crew did a wonderful job. I would highly recommend them for future jobs."

    Judy M. in March 2020

    TI

    In business since 2020

    Brooklyn, NY·

    Low Voltage, Remodeling

    About us: "With several years of experience, we work hard to bring each customer the best possible service and quality available. We look forward to working with you on your next project. We welcome your questions and thank you for your interest."

    EE

    In business since 1980

    Brooklyn, NY·

    Electrical Installs, Repairs

    About us: "Enterprise Electrical Systems, Inc. is your trusted contractor for all your electrical needs. Attention to detail and quality workmanship separate us from the rest. Customer satisfaction is our number one priority. We take great care to listen to what your needs are and make sure the job is done right the first time."

    AMA Management Logo
    Brooklyn, NY·

    Handyman

    "Anthony took care of the entire job in half the time than expected, and left no stone unturned in making sure the job was 100 percent done. I am looking forward to working with him on whatever projects my business needs handled, and if you want someone reliable and efficient look no further. If I could give him 10 stars I would!"

    Joel O. in December 2019

    Phoenix Building & House Maintenance Corp Logo
    Brooklyn, NY·

    Painting, Drywall Repair and Install, Kitchen Remodels , and 2 more

    "I have worked with Carlos at Phoenix Building & House Maintenance Corp for many years. He has worked on all aspects and all types of repairs in my home, at my office, and also has done work for friends and family. I cannot speak highly enough about the beautiful quality of work, and the professionalism with which Carlos always approaches a project. He is a true craftsman and will not settle for anything less than a beautiful result and a very happy client. He is a joy to do business with and I am glad that I have his number on my speed dial!!"

    Karen M. in September 2018

    ATLAS ELECTRIC CONTRACTING CORP. Logo

    In business since 2017

    About us: "ATLAS ELECTRIC CONTRACTING CORP. We offer over 15 years of experience in the electrical industry. We take on a wide range of electrical projects to include full installation for additions and remodels as well as wiring and panel upgrades and a variety of other jobs. We’re committed to providing a personalized service for each individual project and we look forward to building strong, long-term relationships with our clients and guarantee your satisfaction"

    Electric Work of NYC, Inc. Logo
    Brooklyn, NY·

    Elrectrical, Patching and painting

    "Aramis has done multiple projects here including wiring, lighting, grounding existing electrical and various repairs and every project was done quickly and done well. I have nothing but good things to say. He is also an all around good person. The combination of skill, quality and consideration is unbeatable."

    jody H. in August 2021

    Remmy Electrical Logo
    Brooklyn, NY·

    Electrical

    "Seve was great! He replaced a bunch of can lights in our condo and added hardwired lights in a couple rooms. He was mindful about creating as few holes as possible for the wired lights."

    Meghan M. in April 2022

    B & K Looney Renovation, LLC. Logo

    "Brian answered right away, late in the evening, and came immediately to the job! Fixed everything perfectly. Highly recommended"

    Neil E. in December 2022

    KE
    Brooklyn, NY·

    Switches, Outlets & Fixtures - Install or Repair, Electrical wiring- Install/Repair/Service

    "They have a competitive rate, they did a fantastic job."

    Ovi M. in May 2021

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How much do electricians typically cost?

  • Brooklyn, New York Average
    $391
  • Typical Range
    $187 - $612
  • Low End - High End
    $100 - $1,200

Frequently asked questions

  • An electrician’s cost per hour comes in between $50 and $100. It’ll vary depending on your location and the type or professional you hire. Areas with a higher cost of living can expect to pay on the higher end of that scale. Licensing level may also increase the price.
  • Usually you’ll pay a higher rate for the first hour. This covers their travel and time expense. Emergency or after-hours rates are usually higher too – expect to pay an emergency fee of up to $300 plus a higher hourly rate.

Electricians do a fair amount of larger remodeling and new construction projects but also common residential projects including:

For cost information related to the above tasks, visit our Electrical Cost Guide.

  1. Do you have a license to perform electrical work in this state?
    All states require an electrical license or work performed under a Master Electrician. You should also ask how many on the job hours of experience they have.
  2. Do you have insurance?
    Never use one who isn’t insured. You can ask to see proof of insurance.
  3. Do you have prior work references?
    You might skip this for small jobs like installing a light or outlet. For larger projects, always get references.
  4. What are your rates?
    Always ask up front. Getting a detailed quote up front is the best way to go.
  5. Who is going to do the actual work?
    Often, a Master Electrician will come out to diagnose and bid on projects, but they have their apprentice and journeyman electricians do the work. This isn’t a terrible thing, in fact it’s common practice. The Master’s license is on the line with any work he supervises.
  6. Is your work warrantied or guaranteed?
    Any reputable company or contractor warranties their work, usually for at least a year.
  7. Are you usually on time?
    Overbooking is a frequent problem with electrical work. Often, a service call goes long, and they end up showing up at your home late. This common complaint is easily remedied with an up-front and honest discussion. If they can’t be on time, make sure they’ll call.

1. Don’t Be Misled by an Electrician’s Hourly Rates

A truly skilled, well-equipped professional with a truck full of parts that charges $100 an hour can be a much wiser choice than an inexperienced hack, working with inadequate tools and no parts, but charging much less. Often, more experienced professionals get the job done quickly with warrantied work.

2. Compare Travel Charges

Rates reflect travel times. Travel charges can have a big impact on your costs and are in some ways easier to compare than hourly rates. Many electricians spend a third or more of their time navigating traffic on their way to a jobsite. Every contractor must find a way to pay for the expense of driving each day.

3. Bundle Repair Jobs Together

When you feel it’s time to call a pro, review your list and then conduct a mini-inspection of your home. Look for faulty switches and dysfunctional or crowded outlets. When the electrician comes, you’ll save money and time by getting everything taken care of at once.

4. How to Prepare & What to Know Before the Electrician Arrives
  • Be as thorough and detailed in describing your needs to your contractor. The more they know, the quicker the job will go.
  • Before they arrive, prepare a precise list of items you want serviced. Electricians have budgeted their time for a service call. They don’t have time for additional requests once they are on site.
  • Make sure the electrical panel box is accessible. You’ll pay for the time it takes to access it.
  • Clear away fragile items, knickknacks and furniture from areas where you expect the them to work.
  • If you have questions about the project, ask them before they start. Most are happy to run you through the problem and the process of fixing it.
  • Ask about potential issues after the work is complete. During a service call a professional will spot any potential hazards.
  • You’ll lose power to parts of your home while they work. Be prepared to pause anything you’re doing during the service call.
  • In most cases you’ll have the option to either pay at the time of service or have a bill sent to you. You’ll be able to pay with cash, credit and sometimes check.
5. Install Money-Saving Electrical Fixtures
  • By switching from ordinary incandescent light fixtures or bulbs to fluorescent or LED ones, you can substantially reduce energy consumption in your home.
  • Motion detector switches can help you save money on outdoor lighting while at the same time providing very cost-effective security to your home.
  • Creative landscape lighting and indoor accent lighting can make your home more appealing to you, your guests and potential buyers in the future.

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Brooklyn Electricians are rated 4.9 out of 5 based on 1544 reviews of 1544 pros.

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    Date: 02/05/24
    Desired Completion Date: Timing is flexible
    Request Stage: Planning & Budgeting
    Location: Home/Residence
    Supports 220v or 240v load: I don't know
    Already Purchased Station: No
  • Project Location: Brooklyn, NY
    Date: 02/05/24
    Location: Home
    Comment: Four parts to the project: - replace a kitchen GFCI outlet with a new one - replace a kitchen non-GFCI outlet with a GFCI outlet - repair or replace a light socket in a boiler room that is hanging loosely (from about 8 inches of covered electrical wiring) - check a bathroom ceiling light fixture where the light goes out intermittently (possible loose electrical wiring?)
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    Date: 02/04/24
    Location: Home
    Comment: Customer did not provide additional comments. Please contact the customer to discuss the details of this project.
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    Date: 02/04/24
    Location: Home
    Comment: Install outlet
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    Date: 02/04/24
    Location: Home
    Comment: install ceiling kitchen light and one in another room
  • Project Location: Brooklyn, NY
    Date: 02/04/24
    Location: Home
    Comment: Repair an electric bed base made byTempur Sealy. The control box light will not turn on. Have done trouble shooting of connections.
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    Date: 02/04/24
    Location: Home
    Comment: Customer did not provide additional comments. Please contact the customer to discuss the details of this project.
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    Date: 02/04/24
    Location: Home
    Comment: replace switch in ceiling fan
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    Date: 02/03/24
    Location: Business
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    Date: 02/03/24
    Location: Home
    Comment: upgrade panel, too many trips
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    Date: 02/03/24
    Location: Home
    Comment: Customer did not provide additional comments. Please contact the customer to discuss the details of this project.
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    Date: 02/03/24
    Location: Home
    Comment: Need to move electrical power outlet higher up on wall before mounting a tv so that wire is not visible when plugging into power outlet
  • Project Location: Brooklyn, NY
    Date: 02/03/24
    Historical Work: No
    Desired Completion Date: Timing is flexible
    Request Stage: Planning & Budgeting
    Project description: Electrical panel upgrade only
    Location: Home/Residence
  • Project Location: Brooklyn, NY
    Date: 02/03/24
    Location: Home
    Comment: The lights keep flickering on and off, One Bedroom light fixture is not working probably needs replacement
  • Project Location: Brooklyn, NY
    Date: 02/02/24
    Location: Home
    Comment: We are looking to extend current electrics, adding outlets for fridge and dishwasher (separate 20A) circuits and later for electric oven/stove (building supply does not currently support 240V/40A required for these appliances and will be added at a later date)

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