Solar Panels in
El Cerrito, CA

Updated 6/8/2019

How much do solar panels cost in El Cerrito, CA in 2019?

As of December 2019, the average solar panel cost in El Cerrito, CA is $3.36/W. Given a solar panel system size of 5 kilowatts (kW), an average solar installation in El Cerrito, CA ranges in cost from $14,280 to $19,320, with the average gross price for solar in El Cerrito, CA coming in at $16,800. After accounting for the 30% 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.

Average solar panel cost by system size in El Cerrito, CA

System Size System Cost System Cost (after ITC)
3 kW $10,080 $7,056
4 kW $13,440 $9,408
5 kW $16,800 $11,760
6 kW $20,160 $14,112
7 kW $23,520 $16,464
8 kW $26,880 $18,816
9 kW $30,240 $21,168
10 kW $33,600 $23,520

2019 average solar panel cost graph in El Cerrito, CA

for a 5kW system

Great Price
$14,280 or less
Market Average
$16,800
Above Market
$19,320 or more

Solar installation costs do not include the 30% Federal Investment Tax Credit or local incentives. Learn more about local CA incentives, tax credits & rebates.

Payback Period

6.75 Years

20-Year Savings

$32,420

Cost per Watt

$3.36

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