About Us

A 3rd Generation Company – serving Wayne County and surrounding areas.  Founded in 1954 by Jason Thomas Pate Sr., Wayne Electric Company is the largest electrical contractor in Wayne County and one of eastern North Carolina’s leading commercial, industrial, and residential electrical contractors.

Our Mission:  
We strive to provide exceptional electrical service that adds value, using over 65 years of experience, innovation, and integrity.

2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 & 2018
Goldsboro News-Argus
Readers Choice Winner
Favorite Electrician / Electrical Contractor

Comprehensive Solutions Provider

The service specialists at Wayne Electric Company know what a challenging task it can be to identify and solve even the simplest of electrical concerns. That’s why we go out of our way not only to offer comprehensive solutions for all your electrical needs; but to also provide you with the information and resources you need to make educated decisions about which solutions are best for you, and your project.


Well Established Firm

When you put your trust in Wayne Electric Company, you are enlisting the expertise of an organization that has been exceeding the expectations of customers since its founding in 1954, by Jason Thomas Pate Sr.  Wayne Electric Company is fully insured and licensed in the state of North Carolina as an unlimited electrical license holder.  We offer the peace of mind, confidence, and reliability that come with experience and a commitment to customer satisfaction.

Professional Services

The highly trained staff of Wayne Electric Company will provide you with the design and implementation you need, and the quality, integrity, and professionalism you deserve.  Located in Goldsboro, North Carolina, Wayne Electric Company is open Monday – Friday from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm.   Operating eight service trucks, we offer a full range of services, including project planning, new construction installation, commercial and residential repairs, utility cost reduction, bucket truck and trenching services.   Proudly serving eastern North Carolina, we have been associated with projects in design build, team build, prime bid and bid formats that include manufacturing facilities, hospital renovation, shopping centers, church buildings and residential homes.

Performance/Customer Service

You deserve the best!  Wayne Electric Company employees are OSHA safety trained and committed to safe, on time, professional performance.  We believe that quality performance is a result of our ability to understand your specific needs, and provide systematic and sustainable solutions to resolve the demands of your project.  We work with you to plan, coordinate, execute and verify.  These efforts substantiate our pledge to perform all of our work in a safe manner and to meet and exceed the quality expectations of our customers. You can feel safe when you call us – our employees have over 200+ years of combined experience in the electrical industry and are uniformed, drug tested and well trained.  In today’s marketplace, where every dollar counts, let us use our skills to implement the most cost effective and maintainable solutions to your electrical needs.



Wayne Electric Company understands that yesterday’s solutions often represent today’s dilemmas.  Therefore, we view every project as a fresh opportunity for continuous improvement.  In business for more than sixty five years, we continue to rely on past experience while using new technologies to provide high-quality electrical service.  This results in maximum cost effectiveness, efficiency, and productivity for our customers.  Realizing the rapid pace of new innovative product solutions reaching the marketplace, and ever changing electrical code revisions and requirements, we take pride in the educating and training of our staff to offer our customers the latest in electrical safety, convenience, and improvements.



At Wayne Electric Company, we realize that our customers have many options when selecting an electrical service provider.  We are committed to being your electrical service provider of choice.  Thanks to our customers for voting us “Favorite Electrician/Electrical Contractor” in the 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 & 2018 Goldsboro News-Argus Readers Choice Awards.  Thank you for taking the time to learn about our company, our product and service offerings, and the many ways we may be a solution provider to you.

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