Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2014

49-2094 Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment

Repair, test, adjust, or install electronic equipment, such as industrial controls, transmitters, and antennas. Excludes "Avionics Technicians" (49-2091), "Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor Vehicles" (49-2096), and "Electrical and Electronics Installers and Repairers, Transportation Equipment" (49-2093).


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)
65,900 1.6 % $26.74 $55,610 0.7 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $16.40 $21.00 $26.27 $31.57 $37.12
Annual Wage (2) $34,110 $43,690 $54,640 $65,670 $77,200


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)
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation) 9,300 0.47 $28.69 $59,680
Building Equipment Contractors 4,150 0.23 $25.62 $53,300
Electronic and Precision Equipment Repair and Maintenance 3,840 3.75 $24.50 $50,960
Household Appliances and Electrical and Electronic Goods Merchant Wholesalers 3,070 0.96 $23.70 $49,300
Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing 3,040 0.79 $27.84 $57,900

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 3,840 3.75 $24.50 $50,960
Pulp, Paper, and Paperboard Mills 1,830 1.75 $29.01 $60,340
Commercial and Industrial Machinery and Equipment (except Automotive and Electronic) Repair and Maintenance 2,620 1.31 $25.88 $53,830
Household Appliances and Electrical and Electronic Goods Merchant Wholesalers 3,070 0.96 $23.70 $49,300
Pesticide, Fertilizer, and Other Agricultural Chemical Manufacturing 310 0.86 $30.59 $63,630

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Support Activities for Mining 740 0.18 $40.47 $84,170
Oil and Gas Extraction 230 0.12 $34.89 $72,570
Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution 720 0.19 $33.54 $69,770
Natural Gas Distribution 80 0.07 $33.51 $69,700
Cutlery and Handtool Manufacturing 60 0.17 $33.41 $69,500


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)
Texas 7,890 0.70 1.44 $27.59 $57,380
California 5,630 0.37 0.76 $28.68 $59,650
Florida 4,270 0.56 1.14 $24.10 $50,120
Pennsylvania 3,590 0.63 1.30 $24.03 $49,980
Georgia 3,050 0.77 1.57 $25.79 $53,650



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)
Maine 1,050 1.79 3.67 $26.95 $56,050
South Dakota 490 1.19 2.45 $20.43 $42,500
Alabama 1,910 1.03 2.11 $25.58 $53,220
Alaska 300 0.93 1.91 $37.44 $77,880
North Dakota 390 0.88 1.81 $29.78 $61,940



Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
District of Columbia 140 0.20 0.42 $37.85 $78,730
Alaska 300 0.93 1.91 $37.44 $77,880
Washington 1,480 0.51 1.05 $33.36 $69,380
Hawaii 270 0.44 0.90 $31.93 $66,420
Delaware 260 0.60 1.23 $30.20 $62,820




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)
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX 2,380 0.84 1.72 $31.97 $66,500
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division 1,340 0.36 0.73 $26.44 $55,000
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 1,220 0.55 1.12 $25.07 $52,150
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA NECTA Division 1,120 0.62 1.27 $29.95 $62,290
Warner Robins, GA 1,030 18.60 38.14 $25.79 $53,640
Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, CA Metropolitan Division 1,010 0.68 1.39 $30.11 $62,630
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 990 0.42 0.85 $26.39 $54,890
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 920 0.39 0.79 $32.58 $67,780
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL 890 0.82 1.69 $24.64 $51,240
Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metropolitan Division 860 0.93 1.90 $27.84 $57,900



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)
Warner Robins, GA 1,030 18.60 38.14 $25.79 $53,640
Anniston-Oxford, AL 130 3.10 6.36 $23.14 $48,120
Bremerton-Silverdale, WA 230 2.87 5.90 $29.83 $62,060
Decatur, AL 140 2.77 5.68 $26.19 $54,460
Portsmouth, NH-ME 140 2.43 4.98 $25.44 $52,910
Ogden-Clearfield, UT 470 2.23 4.58 $28.23 $58,720
Odessa, TX 150 1.99 4.07 $20.86 $43,390
Albany, GA 110 1.92 3.94 $27.30 $56,790
Fairbanks, AK 70 1.87 3.84 $32.32 $67,220
Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL 90 1.80 3.69 $24.47 $50,900