Updated: April 2021
|Electric Water Heater Cost |
Non-discounted retail pricing for: 50 gallon electric water heater, 11,000 watt. 0.95 energy factor. 70 gallons per hr recovery rate at 90F temperature rise. 12 yr limited warranty.
|Electric Water Heater Installation Labor, Basic |
Basic labor to install electric water heater with favorable site conditions. Install new tank style electric water heater. Install dedicated 240V 40A electrical circuit. Place, align and secure unit. Connect inlet and outlet water to existing plumbing - up to 5 ft runs. Power unit and verify proper operation. Includes planning, equipment and material acquisition, area preparation and protection, setup and cleanup.
|Electric Water Heater Installation Job Supplies |
Cost of related materials and supplies typically required to install electric water heater including: connectors, fittings and mounting hardware.
|Electric Water Heater Installation Equipment Allowance|
Job related costs of specialty equipment used for job quality and efficiency, including: Pipe cutting and threading, tubing cutter, brazing kit and pipe wrenches. Daily rental. Consumables extra.
|Option: Remove Water Heater|
Detach and turn off connections. Drain unit. Remove from premises. Disposal costs/fees not included.
|Electric Water Heater Debris Disposal|
Costs to load and haul away old materials, installation waste and associated debris.
|Unused Minimum Labor|
Balance of 2 hr(s) minimum labor charge that can be applied to other tasks.
|Totals - Cost To Install Electric Water Heater|
|Average Cost per Heater|
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For a basic project in zip code 47474 with 1 heater, the cost to Install an Electric Water Heater starts at $1,513 - $1,785 per heater. Actual costs will depend on job size, conditions, and options.
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