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   (click here for the 10-year forecast)

  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.


2017 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 28.0016.9121.80 27.4933.1939.46
Alaska 37.8929.0933.81 37.2140.6449.00
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 38.6730.4333.90 37.2040.6453.18

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
25564 25.152.4 41.8
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation39
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation10
UI claimants previously working in occupation23
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 229
Number of job position postings 22
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 10.4

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
Charter College, Anchorage   (Anchorage)
Computer Technician Certificate

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

 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