Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2012

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)
66,440 1.7 % $25.45 $52,940 0.5 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $15.75 $20.20 $25.31 $30.20 $35.51
Annual Wage (2) $32,770 $42,020 $52,650 $62,810 $73,870


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) 10,080 0.49 $28.00 $58,230
Building Equipment Contractors 4,980 0.30 $24.98 $51,950
Electronic and Precision Equipment Repair and Maintenance 3,120 3.13 $23.08 $48,000
Household Appliances and Electrical and Electronic Goods Merchant Wholesalers 2,830 0.90 $23.94 $49,790
Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing 2,750 0.68 $25.60 $53,240

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 3,120 3.13 $23.08 $48,000
Pulp, Paper, and Paperboard Mills 1,580 1.47 $27.57 $57,350
Pesticide, Fertilizer, and Other Agricultural Chemical Manufacturing 520 1.43 $27.13 $56,420
Commercial and Industrial Machinery and Equipment (except Automotive and Electronic) Repair and Maintenance 2,210 1.16 $23.96 $49,830
Resin, Synthetic Rubber, and Artificial Synthetic Fibers and Filaments Manufacturing 960 1.05 $27.96 $58,150

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution 800 0.20 $34.07 $70,870
Oil and Gas Extraction 100 0.06 $33.86 $70,430
Waste Treatment and Disposal 120 0.13 $33.30 $69,270
Support Activities for Water Transportation 70 0.08 $32.70 $68,020
Other Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services 280 0.05 $32.25 $67,090


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 7,100 0.50 0.97 $27.74 $57,690
Texas 6,400 0.61 1.19 $24.41 $50,770
Pennsylvania 3,910 0.70 1.37 $23.18 $48,220
Florida 3,660 0.50 0.99 $24.13 $50,180
Georgia 3,400 0.89 1.75 $24.44 $50,830




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 930 1.60 3.14 $25.76 $53,580
South Dakota 460 1.15 2.25 $19.32 $40,190
Alabama 1,850 1.01 1.98 $24.81 $51,610
South Carolina 1,770 0.98 1.93 $22.82 $47,470
Utah 1,090 0.91 1.78 $26.54 $55,200




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 170 0.27 0.52 $39.45 $82,050
Washington 1,590 0.57 1.13 $32.52 $67,640
Alaska 160 0.52 1.01 $32.18 $66,940
Hawaii 330 0.56 1.09 $30.01 $62,410
New Mexico 350 0.46 0.90 $29.38 $61,120





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 1,810 0.68 1.34 $24.96 $51,920
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 1,530 0.40 0.78 $25.96 $54,000
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 1,520 0.67 1.32 $23.85 $49,610
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, CA 1,240 0.99 1.93 $24.68 $51,340
Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, CA Metropolitan Division 1,070 0.76 1.49 $30.64 $63,730
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 1,060 0.51 0.99 $22.14 $46,060
Warner Robins, GA 1,050 18.92 37.11 $25.45 $52,930
New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 930 0.18 0.36 $28.27 $58,800
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL 890 0.88 1.73 $22.99 $47,810
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 870 0.37 0.73 $30.63 $63,700




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 1,050 18.92 37.11 $25.45 $52,930
Anniston-Oxford, AL 160 3.58 7.03 $22.22 $46,210
Ogden-Clearfield, UT 550 2.79 5.47 $27.67 $57,550
Decatur, AL 150 2.78 5.45 $26.27 $54,640
Bremerton-Silverdale, WA 210 2.69 5.27 $30.09 $62,580
Portsmouth, NH-ME 140 2.46 4.82 $24.38 $50,700
Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood, TX 280 2.17 4.26 $19.25 $40,040
Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna, WV-OH 150 2.16 4.23 $32.56 $67,720
Albany, GA 130 2.14 4.20 $25.88 $53,840
Cedar Rapids, IA 250 1.80 3.54 $28.81 $59,920