Medical Equipment Repairers (49-9062)

Occupation description:  Test, adjust, or repair biomedical or electromedical equipment.

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Employment and Job Openings

  Average employment Average annual openings
  2014 estimate2024 projectionPercent change GrowthReplacementTotal
Alaska 6772 7.51 12
United States 48,00050,900 6.1290 8601,150

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 23.7513.6016.86 22.2829.2636.71
Alaska 31.7223.6426.66 30.9337.2642.53
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 31.6023.3826.58 30.7937.0842.39

Labor Force Indicators

2015 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
6510 15.457.9 45.6
2015 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation15
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation5
UI claimants previously working in occupation2
2015 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 26
Number of job position postings 9
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 2.9

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

Education: Associate's degree Work experience: None On-the-job training: Moderate-term on-the-job training