Compare Quotes from Electricians
Get Quotes Now

Electricians in Joliet, IL

Find local pros

How It Works

  1. Answer a few questions about your home project.
  2. Within seconds, get matched with top-rated local pros.
  3. Compare quotes and choose the best pro for the job.

Service Pros

    Torres Carpentry Logo
    Joliet, IL·

    General Handyman Expert, Framing, drywall, Patching,Taping, painting, All type of handyman work -ceiling fans, TVs Installations, etc. , and 2 more

    "Raul was prompt when appointment was arranged. He was pleasant and very cooperative. I was very happy with Raul’s experience and ability to complete all the projects on my list. I would definitely recommend him."

    Karen B. in August 2022

    No Static Electricity, Inc. Logo
    Bellwood, IL·

    Lighting and fans, Outlets and switches, Electrical Outlets , and 15 more

    "Devon was prompt and efficient installing two motion sensor lights. His price was more than fair and he suggested a few other electrical fixes in the garage that needed to be done for safety reasons. He was professional and experienced and I highly recommend him for your electrical needs."

    Michael H. in December 2019

    CX

    In business since 2022

    Joliet, IL·

    Electrical Specialists

    About us: "We can take on a wide range of residential electrical projects to include full installation for additions and remodels as well as wiring/panel upgrades, and a variety of other projects. We take pride in the quality of our work and our commitment to outstanding results. We look forward to building strong, long-term relationships with our clients and guarantee your satisfaction. Sundays by appointment only."

    UE
    Lake in the Hills, IL·

    "Guys Did a very great job A1 Communication"

    Dell J. in May 2024

    PS

    In business since 2013

    HVAC AND REFRIGERATION WATER HEATERS TANKLESS AS WELL, COMMERCIAL HVAC/ REFRIGERATION AND RESIDENTIAL HBAC

    About us: "Pro Solutions Heating & Cooling LLC is committed to excellence in every aspect of our business. We uphold a standard of integrity bound by fairness, honesty and personal responsibility. Our distinction is the quality of service we bring to our customers. Accurate knowledge of our trade combined with ability is what makes us true professionals. Above all, we are watchful of our customers interests, and make their concerns the basis of our business."

    MS
    Saint Charles, IL·

    Handyman, Tile, Plumbing , and 1 more

    "Michael is a great guy. He gave us a really fair price on the work we needed done. He was very professional and did the work quickly. I would highly recommend him to anyone who needs some work done."

    Jim S. in February 2024

    Parker Electric Company Logo
    Naperville, IL·

    Electrical

    "We hired Parker Electric to install several new LED canned lights into our existing kitchen as well as retrofit some old cans and have a island fixture and remove old fixtures. Brian, the owner, contacted me within an hour of my HomeAdvisor submittal to review my needs and provided a very competitive written quote soon after. Once hired, we scheduled the work a few days later. David, his master recessed can electrician, arrived for the apportionment and reviewed the job, provided expert advice on the layout, and then proceeded to complete the job quickly and on budget. This included correcting some previous non code junction box issue he found without charging me extra to correct. Both David and Brian were professional, courteous and sought my input when any question came up. I would say they wanted to make sure I was extremely happy with the job before considering it completed. I would not hesitate to call Parker Electric for any further electrical work and would highly recommend you give them a chance to bid your project!! The difference with Parker is they will help you with suggestions to your project instead of just doing the work. It was a real pleasure doing business with them."

    Scott S. in March 2020

    Fixer.com Logo
    Chicago, IL·

    Painting - interiors, low exterior, deck powerwash and stain, Plumbing - leaks, toilet and sink repair, fixtures, installation, TV Mounting, Assembly, Art Walls, Babyproofing , and 2 more

    "I used Fixer to replace a light fixture in my dining room. I have a very old building (over 100 years old) and always have issues with new electric fixtures, but Ricardo was great -- he figured out how to make it work using the existing junction box that I had and did it in a very timely manner. He was also very friendly and kept me updated on the progress. The light looks great and I'm very happy. Fixer seems more expensive on an hourly basis, but actually I probably would have been charged more if I went with a flat fee charge from someone else."

    Michael K. in October 2019

    ES

    "I am thrilled with the work they did! They had the best price for my EV charger installation. The work was fast, clean, and professional!"

    Maribel E. in November 2023

    GE
    Yorkville, IL·

    Electrical

    "Gene was great to work with and very responsive. We had can lights installed on the first floor. Quote was very reasonable and he was able to start pretty quick. Great communication and showed up exactly when he said he would. This was a multi day job and at the end of each day he would pick everything up and leave the work area immaculate and put furniture back so we could use the area at night. Would highly recommend GET Electric!"

    Gregory H. in October 2019

    Viewtech Electrical Logo
    Crestwood, IL·

    Electrical Switches, Outlets & Fixtures - Install or Repair - For Business, Surveillance Cameras - Install or Repair - For Business, Home Theater Wiring - Install, Repair or Conceal , and 2 more

    "Amer was great. Timely. Worked with my schedule. Did an extra job on top of Installing light fixture of helping replace some bulbs in some very high can lights in our home. I accidentally over paid him on my check and he let me know right away and is going to get me my money back. Top notch!"

    Laura Y. in October 2019

    HE
    Oak Forest, IL·

    Electrical

    "Mr. Haleem did an excellent job installing new lighting fixtures. He is very knowledgeable and thoroughly explained the options available. He performed the work efficiently and tidily and it looks great. I will call him when I need electrical work in the future."

    Christine T. in December 2021

    SH
    Aurora, IL·

    Residential Handy Services, Light Electrical, Exterior Services , and 2 more

    "I am pleased to share my positive experience with Suburban Handyman LLC from Aurora. As someone who enjoys DIY projects to save money, I recognize the value of professional expertise for certain tasks. My wife and I are delighted to have found Suburban Handyman, and our entire experience, from obtaining a quote to the quality of work, was exceptionalâ especially considering this is our first time seeking the services of a handyman. We had concerns about a leak on our second floor, extending through the kitchen roof, as well as moisture issues in both upstairs bathrooms. The scheduling process was straightforward, and Thomas, the handyman, was prompt and respectful of our homeâ he wore shoe covers throughout. Thomas actively listened to our concerns, providing thoughtful options for addressing the leak and moisture problems. Notably, he was not only professional but also considerate, taking the time to explain the potential impact on our kids with asthma. He kindly advised us on how to prepare and informed us of areas in the house the kids could go during the work. This level of consideration and communication stood out, especially in contrast to another professional who proposed a $95 charge just to assess our concerns. Thomas went above and beyond during the project, addressing two bath fans and fixing the leak. Additionally, he demonstrated meticulous attention to detail by caulking the bathtub and offering guidance for future maintenance. Moreover, Thomas identified that the previous exhaust vent, installed by another service provider, was poorly built and connected. He went the extra mile to rectify the situation, purchasing the right materials that should have been used initially. This showcases his dedication to delivering high-quality service and correcting mistakes made by others. Despite adverse weather conditions (it being -12 degrees on a Sunday in Chicago), Thomas returned to sand the drywall, insisting on completing the job thoroughly. We are eager to continue working with Suburban Handyman LLC, as Thomas's dedication, professionalism, and expertise have left us thoroughly impressed. Our sincere thanks to Thomas for a job well doneâ we look forward to engaging his services again."

    Rex A. in January 2024

    AA
    Plainfield, IL·

    Electrical, Residential, Commercial , and 1 more

    "Techs came over looks over job and got estimate quickly. Day of job 3techs came. They quickly replaced my electrical panel. Was only whiteout power for a few hours. They hooked up existing terminated outlet and installed new outlet in garage. Clean no mess. Would hire again."

    Greg S. in December 2021

    AS
    Burr Ridge, IL·

    Electrical, Handyman, Tree removal / trim , and 2 more

    "I cannot say enough good things about Abraham and his team. They were indispensible during a challenging and stressful move. Not only did they do a superb job of installing a ceiling fan to an 18ft ceiling, multiple patch repairs, seamlessly replacing and installing bathroom extractor fans that into non standard sized spaces, filling countless nail holes and repainting, and reattaching a dislodged dishwasher, Abraham did all of this amidst the chaos of a move and made MULTIPLE trips to Home Depot to color match paints when I provided the wrong cans. He was patient, thorough, and went WAY above and beyond any expectations in both service, execution, and generosity. If you have anything you need done in your home, make these guys your first call!"

    Emily S. in October 2020

    Sotelo Construction Logo
    Oak Forest, IL·

    drywall, paint ,flooring,, framing ,insulation , , and 6 more

    "Good business ethic and quality work"

    Earick R. in September 2019

    FS
    Naperville, IL·

    Emergency Residential Service, Commercial Electrical Services

    "Professional, clean and prunctual. Great company."

    Rob R. in February 2019

    LE
    Bourbonnais, IL·

    Electrical

    "These gentlemen were very professional and very polite. They did a great job and are coming back to install two more lights for me."

    Shawn F. in March 2018

    AC

    "Artur and AIT correctly diagnosed a complicated problem with my home ethernet net work that has 5 eero units and CAT5 throughout the house with five switches. Outstanding professional, basically a network systems engineer. Diagnosed a loop back problem. And got my home network working at one gig speed again. I canâ t recommend him enough."

    Stephen M. in October 2023

    Mid America Lightning Protection Logo
    Marshall, IL·

    Roof repair water proofing no electrical, Lightning Protection - Install or Repair

    "Mr. Jim Gorman who is the owner of the business called me back within a half hour of my email posting. He visited my home 3 days later, inspected things, and told me what the approximate cost would be. He and his helper then installed an entire lightning protection system on both my house and a back garage/storage area. He did things exactly as I wanted in every way. Also threw in a free weathervane which increased the beauty of my home. I would have no objection to recommending this gentleman and his company to anyone who is in need of a competently installed lightning protection system for their home/property. MID-AMERICA LIGHTNING RODS is one fine company run by a man who cares about doing good work according to the latest safety codes etc. Having lost my previous retirement home to lightning, it was very important to me to get this job done and quickly because the thunderstorm season is upon us and with the climate change, those storms are very wicked, especially here out in the country where i live!"

    Father Richard K. in May 2021

    Lightning Defense, LLC (Illinois) Logo
    Zephyrhills, FL·

    Lightning Protection, NO ELECTRICAL WORK

    "John Sherlock and his wife Corrine called within 1/2 hour of looking for Lightning Rod installers. He was available and was over to talk with us within one hour. He sent all his credentials and licenses and insurance coverages of his business and they came over the next morning and completed the installation extremely fast. He gave a fantastic offer, and lifetime warranty coverage and will even come over and take down system when we replace the roof and place back up at no charge! His wife even saw some plants we had not put in the garden still sitting in containers, and offered and planted them in the spaces we wanted, just to help out. Very friendly, helpful, professional, extremely knowledgeable and even suggested adding Lakeland Electrics Surge Protector protection they provide to go along with the Lightning rods. Yes would have them again on any home anytime."

    David and Linda G. in November 2017

    PE
    Niles, IL·

    Over 25 years of experince, Excellent Customer Service, Customer Satisfaction

    "Had first floor re-wired, some new lighting fixtures and new eero wireless installed. Great service from first call throughout the whole project. Very happy with the results. Tom and George were fantastic and really know their stuff. Will have them back again soon to install new lighting in my basement. Highly recommend!"

    Finbarr D. in December 2021

    AT
    Tampa, FL·

    "They were able to get a technician to our office same day on a Friday . Phones were fixed and we were back in business. Excellent Service!"

    Grace P. in April 2021

    Total Infrastructure Solutions Logo
    Naperville, IL·

    Electronics, Low Voltage Electrical

    "Very prompt, accurate estimate of the work to be performed, exceeded all expectations. No hidden fees or charges, they actually did more than we expected them to."

    Jo M. in October 2022

    Mi Tech Guy Logo

    In business since 2005

    Crown Point, IN·

    computer networking

    About us: "Mi Tech Guy is your one stop shop for all of your roofing needs! We uphold a standard of integrity bound by fairness, honesty, and personal responsibility. Our distinction is the quality of service we bring to our customers. Accurate knowledge of our trade combined with ability is what makes us true professionals. Above all, we are watchful of our customers' interests, and make their concerns the basis of our business. Give us a call today! over 34 years of exp m-f 8/-5"

Showing 1-25 of 33 results

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.

Top Electrical Projects

HomeAdvisor Community Rating

Overall Rating:

Joliet Electricians are rated 4.8 out of 5 based on 1509 reviews of 1509 pros.

The HomeAdvisor Community Rating is an overall rating based on verified reviews and feedback from our community of homeowners that have been connected with service professionals. See individual business pages for full, detailed reviews.


Other Top Projects in Your Area

Other Cities in Illinois

If you're looking for Electrical Contractors that serve a different city in Illinois, here are some popular suggestions:

Find additional Illinois Electrical Contractors

Find Electrical Pros in Joliet, IL

HomeAdvisor: The nation's largest network of screened and rated pros.

Tell us about your project and we'll match you to the perfect pros.

Get Matched With Pros

Find Pros Nearby

Do you provide these professional services?

Find out how HomeAdvisor can help your business

See Local Demand

See Recent Leads

Recent Job Requests for Electricians in Joliet, IL

  • Project Location: Joliet, IL
    Date: 02/04/24
    Location: Home
    Comment: I have a 1740 square-foot home with a finish partial basement. The problem I have is I am losing way too much electricity. I have solar panels and my bill is more than tripled. I need to know where the energy loss is coming from. I need a professional.
  • Project Location: Joliet, IL
    Date: 02/03/24
    Location: Home
  • Project Location: Joliet, IL
    Date: 02/02/24
    Location: Home
    Comment: Customer did not provide additional comments. Please contact the customer to discuss the details of this project.
  • Project Location: Joliet, IL
    Date: 01/31/24
    Location: Home
    Comment: I need help replacing light fixtures in the garage area along with installing a new outlet on a wall in the garage.
  • Project Location: Joliet, IL
    Date: 01/25/24
    Desired Completion Date: Within 1 week
    Request Stage: Ready to Hire
    Location: Home/Residence
  • Project Location: Joliet, IL
    Date: 01/18/24
    Historical Work: No
    Desired Completion Date: Timing is flexible
    Request Stage: Planning & Budgeting
    Project description: Electrical panel upgrade only
    Location: Home/Residence
  • Project Location: Joliet, IL
    Date: 01/15/24
    Location: Home
    Comment: Customer did not provide additional comments. Please contact the customer to discuss the details of this project.
  • Project Location: Joliet, IL
    Date: 01/12/24
    Location: Home
  • Project Location: Joliet, IL
    Date: 01/10/24
    Location: Home
    Comment: Customer did not provide additional comments. Please contact the customer to discuss the details of this project.
  • Project Location: Joliet, IL
    Date: 01/08/24
    Desired Completion Date: Within 1 week
    Request Stage: Ready to Hire
    Location: Home/Residence
    Comment: Older single family home.
  • Project Location: Joliet, IL
    Date: 01/07/24
    Location: Home
    Comment: Customer did not provide additional comments. Please contact the customer to discuss the details of this project.

References Available
Tell us your zip code to view pricing & schedule
Tell us your location to view pricing & schedule
Choose your project to view pricing & schedule

Please enter valid zip.

Please choose a location.

We're sorry but the time you have chosen is no longer available.
Please select a new time below:
does not provide service to View pros who serve this zip
Enter a zip code to view which pros serve this zip.
There was an issue connecting to the server. Please try again or call Customer Service at 1-888-811-ANGI.
We're sorry but the time you have chosen is no longer available.
Please select a new time below:

Select your appointment type and time:

Final Step - Confirm Your Appointment:

Confirm your appointment with on , - Change


Required
Required
Required
Required
 
 
 

By clicking Confirm Appointment, you affirm you have read and agree to the HomeAdvisor Terms & Conditions, and you agree and authorize HomeAdvisor and its affiliates, and their networks of Service Professionals, to deliver marketing calls or texts using automated technology to the number you provided above regarding your project and other home services offers. Consent is not a condition of purchase.