Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2015

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)
69,290 1.7 % $27.25 $56,670 0.7 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $16.62 $21.35 $26.77 $32.20 $38.00
Annual Wage (2) $34,570 $44,400 $55,690 $66,970 $79,030


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) 9,210 0.46 $29.07 $60,460
Building Equipment Contractors 4,350 0.23 $25.52 $53,090
Electronic and Precision Equipment Repair and Maintenance 4,080 4.02 $25.10 $52,210
Household Appliances and Electrical and Electronic Goods Merchant Wholesalers 3,930 1.21 $24.81 $51,610
Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing 3,390 0.85 $28.63 $59,540

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 4,080 4.02 $25.10 $52,210
Pulp, Paper, and Paperboard Mills 1,780 1.75 $29.46 $61,280
Satellite Telecommunications 90 1.31 (8) (8)
Commercial and Industrial Machinery and Equipment (except Automotive and Electronic) Repair and Maintenance 2,690 1.30 $26.75 $55,640
Household Appliances and Electrical and Electronic Goods Merchant Wholesalers 3,930 1.21 $24.81 $51,610

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Support Activities for Mining 930 0.23 $38.39 $79,850
Oil and Gas Extraction 280 0.15 $37.23 $77,440
Office Administrative Services 40 0.01 $35.74 $74,340
Other Telecommunications 260 0.34 $33.76 $70,210
Rail Transportation 30 0.02 $33.30 $69,260


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 8,520 0.74 1.46 $28.31 $58,880
California 6,220 0.40 0.80 $28.74 $59,770
Florida 4,170 0.53 1.05 $24.45 $50,860
Pennsylvania 3,980 0.70 1.39 $24.87 $51,720
Georgia 2,670 0.65 1.29 $25.71 $53,480



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 1,290 2.17 4.33 $28.64 $59,580
South Dakota 450 1.08 2.14 $22.05 $45,860
Alabama 1,770 0.94 1.87 $26.74 $55,630
Alaska 300 0.91 1.80 $38.27 $79,600
Idaho 520 0.82 1.62 $27.08 $56,320



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 120 0.18 0.36 $38.76 $80,620
Alaska 300 0.91 1.80 $38.27 $79,600
Washington 1,660 0.56 1.10 $33.68 $70,050
Maryland 1,300 0.50 0.99 $32.17 $66,910
Connecticut 520 0.31 0.63 $31.28 $65,070




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-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX 2,690 0.92 1.83 $32.48 $67,550
New York-Jersey City-White Plains, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 1,460 0.22 0.45 $26.43 $54,970
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 1,380 0.59 1.18 $26.33 $54,770
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 1,200 0.49 0.98 $32.96 $68,550
Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA NECTA Division 1,160 0.66 1.31 $28.86 $60,030
Chicago-Naperville-Arlington Heights, IL Metropolitan Division 1,140 0.32 0.63 $26.64 $55,410
East Stroudsburg, PA 1,020 18.55 36.91 $25.04 $52,070
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 1,010 0.25 0.49 $28.22 $58,690
Warner Robins, GA 920 13.63 27.12 $26.45 $55,010
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA 890 0.82 1.62 $31.36 $65,240