|Electrical Outlet Cost |
Non-discounted retail pricing for: 125V 15A GFCI duplex outlet. UL and CSA rated for residential application.
|Electrical Outlet Installation Labor, Basic |
Basic labor to install electrical outlet with favorable site conditions. Cut out and mount remodeling style electrical box. Wire from existing junction box within 15 ft. Secure wiring, fixture and trim plate. Includes planning, equipment and material acquisition, area preparation and protection, setup and cleanup.
|Electrical Outlet Installation Job Supplies |
Cost of related materials and supplies typically required to install electrical outlet including: connectors, fittings, fasteners and mounting hardware.
|Option: Add AFCI Circuit Protection|
Shutoff power to circuit. Remove existing circuit breaker. Add new 15A or 20A Arc Fault Circuit Interrupt breaker. Repower and verify proper operation. For existing systems with compatible AFCI breaker option only.
|Unused Minimum Labor|
Balance of 2 hr(s) minimum labor charge that can be applied to other tasks.
|Totals - Cost To Install Electrical Outlet|
|Average Cost per Outlet|
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In June 2023 the cost to Install an Electrical Outlet starts at $268 - $324 per outlet. For accurate estimating, use our Cost Calculator for estimates customized to the location, size and options of your project.
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