Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers and Repairers (49-2097)

Occupation description:  Repair, adjust, or install audio or television receivers, stereo systems, camcorders, video systems, or other electronic home entertainment equipment.

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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 3231 -3.10 00
United States 29,60030,300 2.470 420490

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 18.7410.5413.65 17.8823.0128.58
Alaska 22.5315.8218.30 21.5825.5533.10
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 22.0415.6217.89 21.2825.0230.52

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
182 11.122.2 16.7
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation18
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation6
UI claimants previously working in occupation4
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 71
Number of job position postings 6
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 11.8

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

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

Training Resources

 Degree
Alaska Joint Electrical Apprenticeship and Training Trust   (Anchorage)
Telecommunications Worker (Telephone/Data) Certificate