Solar Panels in
Cary, NC

Updated 6/18/2022

How much do solar panels cost in Cary, NC in 2022?

As of June 2022, the average solar panel cost in Cary, NC is $2.47/W. Given a solar panel system size of 5 kilowatts (kW), an average solar installation in Cary, NC ranges in cost from $10,498 to $14,202, with the average gross price for solar in Cary, NC coming in at $12,350. After accounting for the 26% Federal Investment Tax Credit (ITC) and other state and local solar incentives, the net price you'll pay for solar can fall by thousands of dollars.

Importantly, these costs are typical for solar shoppers comparing solar quotes on the EnergySage Marketplace. When you compare quotes for solar panels on EnergySage's competitive solar marketplace, you can expect to see prices up to 20% lower than working with a single solar company.

Average solar panel cost by system size in Cary, NC

System Size System Cost System Cost (after ITC)
3 kW $7,410 $5,483
4 kW $9,880 $7,311
5 kW $12,350 $9,139
6 kW $14,820 $10,967
7 kW $17,290 $12,795
8 kW $19,760 $14,622
9 kW $22,230 $16,450
10 kW $24,700 $18,278

2022 average solar panel cost graph in Cary, NC

for a 5kW system

Great Price
$10,498 or less
Market Average
Above Market
$14,202 or more

Solar installation costs do not include the 26% Federal Investment Tax Credit or local incentives. Learn more about local NC incentives, tax credits & rebates.

Payback Period

11.30 Years

20-Year Savings


Cost per Watt


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