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

  Average employment Average annual openings
  2014 estimate2024 projectionPercent change GrowthReplacementTotal
Alaska 4041 2.50 11
United States 14,80015,400 4.470 250320

Job outlook

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


2015 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 28.4117.7223.57 28.3633.9238.92
Alaska 31.9525.6530.42 33.1935.6937.38

Labor Force Indicators

2015 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
433 7.059.5 50.0
2015 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation4
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation1
UI claimants previously working in occupation2
2015 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 95
Number of job position postings 2
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 47.5

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
Automotive-Electrical OEC
Automotive-Engine Performance OEC
Automotive-Power Trains OEC
Brakes, Suspension, Align OEC
Diesel Power Technology AAS
Diesel Power Technology CT1
Heavy Duty Trans & Equip AAS
Heavy Duty Trans & Equip CT2

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, CTC   (Fairbanks)
Automotive Technology CT2

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

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