Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2016

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)
67,390 1.7 % $27.40 $56,990 0.5 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $16.66 $21.41 $27.04 $32.46 $38.54
Annual Wage (2) $34,650 $44,530 $56,250 $67,510 $80,160


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) 8,940 0.44 $29.51 $61,380
Building Equipment Contractors 4,450 0.22 $25.51 $53,060
Electronic and Precision Equipment Repair and Maintenance 4,020 3.88 $26.27 $54,630
Household Appliances and Electrical and Electronic Goods Merchant Wholesalers 3,690 1.13 $25.57 $53,180
Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing 3,110 0.79 $29.03 $60,380

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 4,020 3.88 $26.27 $54,630
Pulp, Paper, and Paperboard Mills 1,730 1.73 $30.44 $63,320
Commercial and Industrial Machinery and Equipment (except Automotive and Electronic) Repair and Maintenance 2,390 1.17 $25.26 $52,540
Household Appliances and Electrical and Electronic Goods Merchant Wholesalers 3,690 1.13 $25.57 $53,180
Iron and Steel Mills and Ferroalloy Manufacturing 680 0.81 $27.18 $56,530

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Oil and Gas Extraction 290 0.16 $38.57 $80,230
Office Administrative Services 40 0.01 $35.71 $74,280
Natural Gas Distribution 120 0.11 $35.68 $74,220
Other Pipeline Transportation 50 0.60 $35.45 $73,740
Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution 830 0.22 $35.27 $73,360


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 6,770 0.42 0.88 $30.12 $62,660
Texas 6,660 0.57 1.18 $26.42 $54,950
Florida 4,280 0.52 1.09 $25.43 $52,890
Pennsylvania 3,670 0.64 1.33 $25.32 $52,670
Georgia 2,570 0.61 1.27 $26.10 $54,280




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 1,060 1.78 3.71 $27.84 $57,900
South Dakota 460 1.10 2.29 $23.48 $48,840
Alabama 1,880 0.98 2.04 $25.82 $53,700
Idaho 570 0.86 1.79 $27.49 $57,180
Colorado 1,830 0.73 1.52 $27.51 $57,220




Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
North Dakota 300 0.71 1.49 $36.71 $76,350
Wyoming 160 0.58 1.20 $35.50 $73,840
Alaska 160 0.50 1.05 $34.76 $72,300
Washington 1,750 0.57 1.19 $34.37 $71,500
Maryland 1,350 0.51 1.07 $31.90 $66,350





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 2,080 0.71 1.47 $25.12 $52,240
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 1,540 0.62 1.29 $33.64 $69,960
New York-Jersey City-White Plains, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 1,310 0.20 0.41 $29.70 $61,780
Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, CA Metropolitan Division 1,170 0.75 1.56 $27.34 $56,870
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 1,080 0.26 0.53 $29.56 $61,480
Chicago-Naperville-Arlington Heights, IL Metropolitan Division 1,050 0.29 0.60 $28.81 $59,930
Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA NECTA Division 960 0.53 1.11 $29.31 $60,970
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA 940 0.83 1.72 $30.44 $63,310
Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO 920 0.65 1.36 $26.94 $56,040
East Stroudsburg, PA 910 16.75 34.89 $25.54 $53,110




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)
East Stroudsburg, PA 910 16.75 34.89 $25.54 $53,110
Warner Robins, GA 820 11.93 24.86 $27.23 $56,650
Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL 510 4.78 9.96 $28.19 $58,630
Chambersburg-Waynesboro, PA 250 4.32 9.00 $26.73 $55,600
Anniston-Oxford-Jacksonville, AL 130 3.05 6.37 $24.56 $51,070
Springfield, OH 100 2.16 4.50 $26.92 $55,990
Ogden-Clearfield, UT 510 2.10 4.37 $27.46 $57,110
Decatur, AL 110 2.04 4.25 $30.72 $63,890
Greeley, CO 190 1.99 4.15 $24.03 $49,980
Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, TN-VA 230 1.94 4.05 $27.25 $56,670