How much should an electrician charge to change a circuit breaker?
Our stove stopped working. Appliance man came out and said the circuit breaker needed to be changed (wrong size, loose fitting). About how much should I expect to pay electrician?
Asked By: PatiC - 12/22/2008
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
slippery slope. First Appliance repair means they don't know enough to get a real job. Leading a trade will sometimes get you paying more, ie you phone a plumber and tell him your hot water tank is gone, he will show up with a hot water tank, and sometimes even if it isnt gone, to save the time of returning it he will... More
Answered By: airwren - 12/22/2008
Additional Answers (6)
I suspect that depends quite a bit upon the area in which you live. We're in Atlanta and had an electrician to the house recently. The charge just to come out was $75. He replaced a light switch and the total was $125.
Answered By: Patricia C - 12/22/2008
Isn't that just a fuse? It is simple to fix. But, it take people hour or two to travel to you and look at it. If it is me I won't do it less than $50. By the way anyone give me thumb down, I give everyone else a thumb down to hide my bad answer.
Answered By: Applepie - 12/22/2008
To swap out a circuit breaker, depending on where you live, should run between $250-$360.
Answered By: Michael K - 12/22/2008
service call + labor $125
Answered By: William B - 12/22/2008
Probably $75-$125. It's a simple fix, only takes 10 minutes to do, but they will charge a service call plus a minimum charge for labor. That is just the labor part. The breaker itself will be anywhere from $20-$50 depending on the type.
Answered By: wvparanormal - 12/22/2008
are you in or near a big city or small town?....you will pay more near a city.....i would estimate a total bill of $125-$175....remember it costs a lot to run any type of mobile repair service,,,new work vans are $30,000 alone.....you arent always paying for what they do,,,your really paying for what they know............ More
Answered By: DAN THE AC MAN - 12/22/2008
$21/hr Start, Avg Pay $72K/yr Check Our Map of the 1700 Openings.
We need people to fill a number of positions at Home
New job opportunities added daily. Search & apply for DC jobs now.
Click. Search. Apply. Free!
Other Career Questions
What jobs are there in the business field that are night jobs? Places and job titles please. Im have a BA in Business Admin and looking for a night job, already have a morning/day job.
Enumerate these jobs Say, patent application writting. patent application writing. In a company, what jobs are needed to keep confidential?
Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.
Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
2013 Engineering Jobs Outlook
Engineers will find job opportunities in select disciplines in 2013, with candidates who are all-around, client-oriented businesspeople in demand.
Best-Paying Jobs by Major
What could you earn with a particular four-year degree? Find out by checking out this list of the top-paying jobs for 20 of the most common majors.
Eight High-Paying, Secure Jobs
Want to earn a good salary and enjoy a measure of job security as well? Check out these well-paying jobs on tap for fast growth in the coming years.