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Is it expensive to run a dishwasher?

Dishwashers run on electricity. The dishwasher unit uses 1.5 kWh on average to run a load of dishes, and excludes the costs of the incoming water, according to this report. The average American home has a cost of about $0.17 per day. The cost of starting a dishwasher is also included.

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