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   (click here for the 10-year forecast)

  Employment Average annual openings
  2016 estimate2026 projectionPercent change Labor force exitsOccupation transfersTotal
Alaska 6667 1.53 36
United States 12,60012,800 2.1500 6001,130

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 28.8217.4722.58 28.2334.2140.94
Alaska 34.1924.1831.45 34.2137.4343.19
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 30.6822.5427.49 31.6534.2236.85

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
7319 26.060.3 53.4
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation11
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation9
UI claimants previously working in occupation14
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 19
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

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