Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment (49-2094)

Occupation description:  Repair, test, adjust, or install electronic equipment, such as industrial controls, transmitters, and antennas. Excludes Avionics Technicians (49-2091), Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor Vehicles (49-2096), and Electrical and Electronics Installers and Repairers, Transportation Equipment (49-2093).

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Employment and Job Openings

  Average employment Average annual openings
  2014 estimate2024 projectionPercent change GrowthReplacementTotal
Alaska 256261 2.01 55
United States 67,80067,800 0.110 1,1701,180

Job outlook

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


2016 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 27.4016.6621.41 27.0432.4638.54
Alaska 34.7626.2032.16 35.6138.5741.52
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area **32.16 *38.57*

* indicates the estimate is not available, or the hourly wage is greater than $100, or the annual wage is greater than $208,000.


Labor Force Indicators

2015 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
28274 26.249.3 39.4
2015 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation31
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation6
UI claimants previously working in occupation14
2015 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 203
Number of job position postings 31
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 6.5

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
Alaska Computer Business Solutions LLC   (Anchorage)
CompTIA A+ Part 1
CompTIA A+ Part 2

 Degree
Charter College, Anchorage   (Anchorage)
Computer Technician Certificate

 Degree
Ilisagvik College   (Barrow)
COMP TIA A+ Certification Certificate

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, Bristol Bay   (Dillingham)
Info Technology Specialist AAS
Info Technology Specialist CT2

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, Chukchi   (Kotzebue)
Info Technology Specialist AAS
Info Technology Specialist CT2

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, CTC   (Fairbanks)
Info Technology Specialist AAS
Info Technology Specialist CT2

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, Interior Alaska   (Fairbanks)
Info Technology Specialist AAS
Info Technology Specialist CT2

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, Kuskokwim   (Bethel)
Info Technology Specialist AAS
Info Technology Specialist CT2

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, Northwest   (Nome)
Info Technology Specialist AAS
Info Technology Specialist CT2

 Degree
Vocational Training and Resource Center   (Juneau)
Basic Electronics
PC Maintenance and Repair

 Degree
WinCertification   (Red Devil)
CompTIA A+ Microcomputer Systems/A+ Computer Technician
CompTIA: A+ Computer Repair Technician
Computer Repair
Computer Repair for the Youth