Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2012

49-9099 Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers, All Other

All, installation, maintenance, and repair workers not listed separately.


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)
128,770 1.9 % $18.95 $39,410 0.6 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $10.10 $12.95 $17.60 $23.81 $29.15
Annual Wage (2) $21,000 $26,930 $36,620 $49,520 $60,640


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)
Services to Buildings and Dwellings 12,870 0.70 $15.96 $33,190
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation) 11,290 0.55 $25.38 $52,790
Employment Services 6,410 0.21 $20.93 $43,540
Building Finishing Contractors 4,880 0.78 $18.72 $38,930
Other Miscellaneous Store Retailers 4,740 1.69 $15.42 $32,060

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Personal and Household Goods Repair and Maintenance 1,440 2.08 $15.85 $32,970
Other Miscellaneous Store Retailers 4,740 1.69 $15.42 $32,060
Direct Selling Establishments 1,970 1.50 $18.41 $38,290
Miscellaneous Durable Goods Merchant Wholesalers 3,730 1.24 $15.52 $32,280
Motor Vehicle and Motor Vehicle Parts and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers 3,510 1.11 $15.01 $31,210

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Natural Gas Distribution 630 0.59 $32.34 $67,260
Postal Service 310 0.05 $30.02 $62,450
Metal Ore Mining 410 0.95 $29.62 $61,610
Satellite Telecommunications 70 0.60 $28.20 $58,660
Scheduled Air Transportation 880 0.21 $27.16 $56,490


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 16,490 1.15 1.17 $19.58 $40,730
Florida 10,090 1.39 1.40 $15.30 $31,830
Texas 6,880 0.65 0.66 $17.19 $35,760
Illinois 6,720 1.19 1.21 $20.23 $42,090
Michigan 6,030 1.54 1.56 $18.79 $39,080




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)
Nevada 2,330 2.07 2.10 $22.52 $46,840
Minnesota 4,510 1.71 1.73 $19.01 $39,540
Arizona 3,890 1.61 1.63 $19.00 $39,510
New Hampshire 970 1.59 1.61 $19.00 $39,530
Michigan 6,030 1.54 1.56 $18.79 $39,080




Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Alaska 320 1.00 1.01 $25.94 $53,950
Hawaii 880 1.50 1.52 $25.07 $52,150
Rhode Island 210 0.47 0.47 $24.81 $51,610
Wyoming 310 1.13 1.14 $24.13 $50,180
District of Columbia 140 0.21 0.21 $23.74 $49,370





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)
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 4,150 1.07 1.09 $16.26 $33,820
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division 3,420 0.94 0.95 $21.61 $44,940
Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, AZ 2,810 1.63 1.64 $19.58 $40,720
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 2,800 1.60 1.62 $19.63 $40,830
New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 2,680 0.52 0.53 $20.72 $43,100
Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL 1,920 1.71 1.73 $14.83 $30,840
Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, MI Metropolitan Division 1,830 1.71 1.73 $17.82 $37,070
Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, CA Metropolitan Division 1,830 1.30 1.31 $20.01 $41,620
Baltimore-Towson, MD 1,820 1.45 1.47 $20.95 $43,590
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, CA 1,730 1.37 1.39 $18.61 $38,710