Career Profile

Electrical & Electronics Installers and Repairers

Education Postsecondary nondegree award
This is the typical education required for an entry-level position.
Earnings $78,900
This is the typical median salary earned for an entry-level position.

Electrical & Electronics Installers and Repairers install, adjust, or maintain mobile electronics communication equipment.

General Information

Install, adjust, or maintain mobile electronics communication equipment, including sound, sonar, security, navigation, and surveillance systems on trains, watercraft, or other mobile equipment.

Electrical & Electronics Installers and Repairers

Occupational Outlook

For the Rural Capital Area

2

Job Opportunities

Over the next five years, an average of 2 openings per year are projected for Electrical & Electronics Installers and Repairers.

+16.5%

Employment Change

Employment for Electrical & Electronics Installers and Repairers is forecasted to increase on par with the regional average by 16.5% between 2022 and 2027.

$37.92

Earnings Potential

An average worker in this occupation is paid $37.92/hour. Entry level workers are paid $35.74, while experienced workers are paid $39.02. The median wage is significantly above average regional wages across occupations.

Local Employment Opportunities

There are 17 Electrical & Electronics Installers and Repairers in the RCA region. By 2027 this number could reach 19.

Top 5 Employing Industries, Locally

The top industries employing Electrical & Electronics Installers and Repairers are Electronic and Precision Equipment Repair and Maintenance, Rail Transportation, and Justice, Public Order, and Safety Activities.

Knowledge Areas

The top most significant knowledge categories for Electrical & Electronics Installers and Repairers include Production and Processing, Computers and Electronics, and Mechanical.

Educational Attainment Patterns

The most common level of education for Electrical & Electronics Installers and Repairers is HS diploma or less. 26% of people employed in these roles have some form of college degree.

Sources: BLS   JobsEQ®   ONET