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St. Louis, MO: 636-464-3939
Chicago, IL: 312-767-9454
Louisville, KY: 859-568-2121
Miami, FL: 786-602-3939
Charlotte, NC: 704-879-3939
Minneapolis, MN: 763-415-1919
Cape Girardeau, MO: 573-335-6565

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Founded in 1992, Bates Electric, Inc. is a market leader in electrical design, subcontracting, and service. As a top-ranked electrical subcontractor, we proudly serve the St. Louis metropolitan area and beyond with full capabilities in the electrical field.

We attribute our growth and success to integrity and quality in both professionalism and workmanship. Our solid reputation and tradition of values in delivering superior client service and the highest quality of craftsmanship demonstrate to our clients our commitment to meet their needs and exceed expectations.

GPS dispatched, our service fleet is over 50 vehicles strong. We are licensed, insured, and bonded for your protection. We can respond and provide the electrical solutions you need to stay safe and productive, You can rely on Bates to provide service beyond expectation – 24 hours a day, 7 days per week, 365 days each year.
Clients rely on us for quick response. Clients count on us for safe, effective project management and installation. We continue to prove we perform with a professional, competent, and service-oriented team.

Whether you are building, remodeling, relocating, repairing, or simply changing a switch, Bates is ready to deliver – no project is too big or too small.

Choose Bates to be your full-service electrical professional. Bates Electric - “The Electrical Service Company of Choice”.
Man repairing the wire — Full-Service Electrical Company in Arnold, MO


Our company works hard everyday to serve not only its clients but its team members, community, and the construction industry. As proud members of the following organizations, we are civically active and remain at the forefront of the latest advances in construction practices.
Home Builders Association
International Association of Electrical Inspectors
National Association of Homebuilders
National Fire Protection Association
Regional Commerce & Growth Association

Core Values

  • Honesty and Integrity
  • Balance in Safety, Quality, and Productivity
  • Continuous Learning, Growth, and Development
  • Creating Value through People in a Balanced Work/Life Environment
  • Reputable
  • Quality and Pride in Workmanship
  • Technical Expertise
  • Professionalism with a Personal Touch
  • Client & Team Member Loyalty, Satisfaction and Retention
  • Exceptional Customer Service
  • Teamwork
  • Work Hard – Play Hard

Mission Statement

"Superior Customer Service is Our Trademark!"

Client satisfaction and the ability for people to enhance their work and lives is what drives our company to continually strive to develop better service solutions. We work very closely with our clients, building strong relationships, and gaining valuable trust.

Bates Electric Inc. shares a highly progressive vision with a strong focus in client service. We want to become an integral part of our client's team, and in doing so our clients become a part of our team as well.
Electrician wearing White T-shirt — Full-Service Electrical Company in Arnold, MO
Our team members take pride in our company and always look ahead to anticipate the future needs of our clients, therefore taking the necessary steps to having these services in place when the timing is right. Therefore, achieving results and taking service to the highest level.

Above all, we believe that superior client service, diligent workmanship and attention to detail have created the strong foundation on which we base our business. We are passionate about our work and proud of our reputation; our greatest reward is the satisfaction of a job completed above expectation.
It is our belief that our team members are our most important asset. In order for the company to realize, reach and maintain goals, we focus on providing an environment that nurtures and rewards genuine talent. We encourage our team to be open with their ideas and thoughts, and to respect the vision of others.

Through providing training in all areas of residential and commercial electrical services to our technicians, our services are enhanced - thus promoting our long-held tradition of commitment to service, ethical business practices, financial strength and flexibility.

Bates Electric Inc., earns trust everyday through our responsiveness and accountability to clients. We provide the highest quality of service and client interaction. We truly are committed to being the “Electrical Service Company of Choice”, through excellence.

Our main emphasis will always be “Superior Customer Service is Our Trademark”.