Updated: August 2017
|Electrical Outlet Cost |
Non-discounted retail pricing for: Duplex, 120V 20A weather resistant outlet in weatherproof electrical box and trim plate. NM conduit and wiring extra.
|Electrical Outlet Labor, Basic |
Basic labor to install electrical receptacle with favorable site conditions. Layout location and cut mounting hole. Mount remodeling style electrical box. Add or modify NM-B wiring from existing circuit and fixture. Place receptacle and trim piece. Includes planning, equipment and material acquisition, area preparation and protection, setup and cleanup.
|Electrical Outlet Job Supplies |
Cost of related materials and supplies typically required to install electrical receptacle including: connectors, fittings 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 Receptacle|
|Average Cost per Outlet|
For a basic project in zip code 47474 with 1 outlet, the cost to Install an Electrical Receptacle starts at $222 - $268 per outlet. Because job specific configurations and options will result in significantly different costs, homewyse uses industry-standard algorithms and professionally screened cost data to create estimates customized to the specific options of YOUR electrical receptacle installation project. Unlike websites with vendor aggregated costs - which lack details for comparison and verification - homewyse delivers greater accuracy and relevancy, for estimates of cost, material and time to install an electrical receptacle.
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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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Expect to pay in the higher end of the price range for a licensed, insured and reputable pro - and for complex or rush projects.
To lower Electrical Receptacle Installation costs: combine related projects, minimize options/extras and be flexible about project scheduling.
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