Solar Panels in
Erie County, NY

Updated 6/8/2019

How much do solar panels cost in Erie County, NY in 2019?

As of September 2019, the average solar panel cost in Erie County, NY is $3.15/W. Given a solar panel system size of 5 kilowatts (kW), an average solar installation in Erie County, NY ranges in cost from $13,388 to $18,112, with the average gross price for solar in Erie County, NY coming in at $15,750. 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.

2019 average solar panel cost graph in Erie County, NY

for a 5kW system

Great Price
$13,388 or less
Market Average
$15,750
Above Market
$18,112 or more

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

Payback Period

9.46 Years

20-Year Savings

$17,434

Cost per Watt

$3.15

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