Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers, All Other (49-9069)

Occupation description:  All precision instrument and equipment repairers not listed separately.

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Employment and Job Openings

  Average employment Average annual openings
  2014 estimate2024 projectionPercent change GrowthReplacementTotal
Alaska 7581 8.01 12
United States 12,80013,000 1.420 230250

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 26.0114.4319.18 26.1331.2037.60
Alaska 33.9027.2131.30 33.5337.0642.73
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 32.4027.2131.29 33.0235.0738.07

Labor Force Indicators

2015 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
7422 29.758.6 53.4
2015 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation12
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation10
UI claimants previously working in occupation17
2015 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 14
Number of job position postings 0
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 0.0

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

Education: High school diploma or equivalent Work experience: None On-the-job training: Long-term on-the-job training

Training Resources

 Degree
University of Alaska Anchorage, Kenai   (Soldotna)
Industrial Proc Instrumentatn AAS

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