Updated: June 2016
|Light Switch Cost|
Non-discounted retail pricing for: 125V 20A single pole switch. Thermoplastic construction. UL, CSA compliant.
|Light Switch Labor - Basic|
Basic labor estimate to install light switch. Layout location and cut mounting hole. Mount remodeling style electrical box. Add or modify NM-B wiring from existing circuit and fixture. Place switch and trim piece. Includes planning, equipment and material acquisition, area preparation and protection, setup and cleanup.
|Light Switch Materials and Supplies|
Cost of related materials and supplies typically required to install light switch including: connectors, fittings and mounting hardware.
|Totals - Cost to Install Light Switch - 1 Switch||$217.51||$278.02|
|Average Cost Per Switch||$217.51||$278.02|
Get an INSTANT, detailed estimate of the cost to Install a Light Switch! Our free calculator uses up-to-date, trusted data to estimate typical subcontractor costs for a Light Switch Installation project. For a basic 1 switch project in zip code 47474, the benchmark cost to Install a Light Switch ranges between $217.51 - $278.02 per switch.
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These estimates are for BASIC work performed in serviceable conditions by qualified trade professionals using MID GRADE materials. Work not mentioned on this page and/or work using master craftsman, premium materials and project supervision will result in HIGHER COSTS!
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