Recreational Vehicle Service Technicians (49-3092)

Occupation description:  Diagnose, inspect, adjust, repair, or overhaul recreational vehicles including travel trailers. May specialize in maintaining gas, electrical, hydraulic, plumbing, or chassis/towing systems as well as repairing generators, appliances, and interior components. Includes workers who perform customized van conversions. Excludes Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics (49-3023) and Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists (49-3031) who also work on recreation vehicles.

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Employment and Job Openings   (click here for the 10-year forecast)

  Employment Average annual openings
  2016 estimate2026 projectionPercent change Labor force exitsOccupation transfersTotal
Alaska 4750 6.42 46
United States 13,80013,700 -1.1500 1,2001,680

Job outlook

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

2019 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 20.0312.5515.24 18.5423.7928.97
Alaska 22.3015.1217.51 20.9823.8127.94
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 23.3615.5517.47 21.0924.8229.19

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
7214 19.436.5 27.0
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation21
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation6
UI claimants previously working in occupation5
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 63
Number of job position postings 8
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 7.9

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