Electrical and Electronics Installers and Repairers, Transportation Equipment (49-2093)

Occupation description:  Install, adjust, or maintain mobile electronics communication equipment, including sound, sonar, security, navigation, and surveillance systems on trains, watercraft, or other mobile equipment. Excludes Avionics Technicians (49-2091) and Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor Vehicles (49-2096).

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Employment and Job Openings   (click here for the 10-year forecast)

  Employment Average annual openings
  2016 estimate2026 projectionPercent change Labor force exitsOccupation transfersTotal
Alaska 3332 -3.01 23
United States 13,90014,300 2.9400 9001,340

Job outlook

  • Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with low employment opportunities. Read more.


2017 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 29.8217.7122.99 29.2536.5044.44
Alaska 33.7827.6731.83 34.7237.3039.03

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
411 2.470.0 52.5
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation5
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation2
UI claimants previously working in occupation3
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 106
Number of job position postings 6
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 17.7

Typical Entry-level Education, Experience, and/or On-the-job Training

Education: Postsecondary non-degree award Work experience: None On-the-job training: Long-term on-the-job training

Training Resources

 Degree
Galena Interior Learning Academy   (Galena)
Applied Mechanics

 Degree
University of Alaska Anchorage   (Anchorage)
Automotive Technology AAS
Automotive Technology CT2
Brakes, Suspension, Align OEC

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, CTC   (Fairbanks)
Automotive Technology CT1

 Degree
University of Alaska Southeast, Juneau   (Juneau)
Automotive Technology CT1
Automotive Technology OEC
Power Technology AAS

 Degree
Vocational Training and Resource Center   (Juneau)
Auto Repair Technician
Motorcycle Repair Technician