Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2011

49-2011 Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairers

Repair, maintain, or install computers, word processing systems, automated teller machines, and electronic office machines, such as duplicating and fax machines.


National estimates for this occupation
Industry profile for this occupation
Geographic profile for this occupation

National estimates for this occupation: Top

Employment estimate and mean wage estimates for this occupation:

Employment (1) Employment
RSE (3)
Mean hourly
wage
Mean annual
wage (2)
Wage RSE (3)
111,690 1.7 % $18.44 $38,360 0.6 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $10.73 $13.48 $17.48 $22.37 $27.78
Annual Wage (2) $22,310 $28,030 $36,360 $46,520 $57,790


Industry profile for this occupation: Top

Industries with the highest published employment and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all industries with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.

Industries with the highest levels of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Professional and Commercial Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers 30,390 4.96 $19.53 $40,610
Electronics and Appliance Stores 19,990 3.90 $15.94 $33,160
Electronic and Precision Equipment Repair and Maintenance 16,900 17.31 $17.92 $37,270
Computer Systems Design and Related Services 11,340 0.76 $18.89 $39,300
Office Supplies, Stationery, and Gift Stores 7,340 2.34 $17.43 $36,250

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Electronic and Precision Equipment Repair and Maintenance 16,900 17.31 $17.92 $37,270
Professional and Commercial Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers 30,390 4.96 $19.53 $40,610
Electronics and Appliance Stores 19,990 3.90 $15.94 $33,160
Office Supplies, Stationery, and Gift Stores 7,340 2.34 $17.43 $36,250
Commercial and Industrial Machinery and Equipment Rental and Leasing 970 0.84 $20.23 $42,090

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Technical and Trade Schools 60 0.04 $32.37 $67,320
Warehousing and Storage (8) (8) $31.50 $65,510
Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution (8) (8) $30.19 $62,790
Commercial and Industrial Machinery and Equipment (except Automotive and Electronic) Repair and Maintenance 350 0.19 $25.90 $53,880
Amusement Parks and Arcades 260 0.16 $25.53 $53,100


Geographic profile for this occupation: Top

States and areas with the highest published employment, location quotients, and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all areas with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.





States with the highest employment level in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
California 13,130 0.94 1.07 $20.15 $41,900
Texas 11,310 1.10 1.26 $16.71 $34,750
Florida 7,680 1.07 1.23 $16.82 $34,990
New York 7,380 0.88 1.01 $20.29 $42,190
North Carolina 4,460 1.17 1.34 $18.69 $38,880




States with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Kentucky 3,180 1.83 2.11 $15.62 $32,480
North Dakota 480 1.30 1.49 $17.62 $36,640
Louisiana 2,220 1.21 1.39 $14.13 $29,390
North Carolina 4,460 1.17 1.34 $18.69 $38,880
Nevada 1,270 1.14 1.31 $18.67 $38,840




Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Connecticut 1,220 0.76 0.87 $22.77 $47,350
Massachusetts 2,130 0.67 0.77 $21.19 $44,080
Minnesota 2,080 0.80 0.92 $21.18 $44,060
Maryland 1,810 0.73 0.84 $21.13 $43,950
New Jersey 3,080 0.82 0.94 $20.49 $42,610





Metropolitan areas with the highest employment level in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 4,200 0.83 0.95 $20.33 $42,280
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 3,170 1.42 1.63 $19.01 $39,540
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 3,080 1.50 1.73 $18.81 $39,130
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 2,510 0.66 0.75 $20.58 $42,800
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division 2,430 0.68 0.78 $18.55 $38,590
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX 2,200 0.86 0.99 $18.52 $38,520
Philadelphia, PA Metropolitan Division 1,840 1.02 1.17 $22.20 $46,180
Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, CA Metropolitan Division 1,820 1.31 1.51 $20.01 $41,630
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 1,740 0.76 0.87 $20.57 $42,790
Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, CA Metropolitan Division 1,710 1.80 2.07 $19.77 $41,110




Metropolitan areas with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Shreveport-Bossier City, LA 640 3.74 4.29 $11.52 $23,970
Peoria, IL 570 3.36 3.86 $23.85 $49,600
Goldsboro, NC 100 2.68 3.08 $16.29 $33,890
Wichita Falls, TX 150 2.65 3.04 $13.05 $27,140
Louisville-Jefferson County, KY-IN 1,440 2.45 2.82 $14.44 $30,040
Charleston, WV 320 2.23 2.56 $15.87 $33,010
Montgomery, AL 320 2.07 2.37 $17.72 $36,860
Framingham, MA NECTA Division 310 2.00 2.30 $21.07 $43,830
Nashua, NH-MA NECTA Division 250 1.97 2.27 $19.79 $41,150
Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metropolitan Division 1,610 1.89 2.17 $13.07 $27,190