About Us

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ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR is a monthly print and online magazine that serves the field of electrical construction. Published by the National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA), it is headquartered in Washington, D.C., and covers the electrical construction industry. It has been in publication since 1935. With 80,000+ subscribers, the magazine's audience includes electrical contractor firm owners, engineers, estimators, purchasing agents, project managers, supervisors, journeymen and apprentice electricians and others.


A subscription to ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR can be acquired for free here. Subscribers must complete a qualification process that determines they own or work for an electrical or low-voltage contractor firm. Subscriptions also must be renewed annually. If you would like to subscribe or renew a subscription, please visit our subscription page.

Advertising and Media Kit

ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR offers many advertising opportunities. Please visit our media kit page where you can find details and contact information for our marketing representatives.


ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR is not open for submissions. Our editorial policy dictates that 100 percent of our editorial must be from paid contributing editors or staff writers. ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR does not accept contributed articles.

However, if you would like to write for ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR, you may query Julie Mazur, managing editor.

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