Occupational Employment Statistics


DETAILED OCCUPATION DATA

49-2095 Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Powerhouse, Substation, and Relay



Inspect, test, repair, or maintain electrical equipment in generating stations, substations, and in-service relays.

Geography EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
Northwest Minnesota 102$42.86/hr$34.72/hr$39.19/hr$43.95/hr$47.86/hr$50.20/hr


IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Trade, Transportation and Utilities310$45.78/hr
Professional and Business ServicesN/AN/A
Other ServicesN/AN/A
Public AdministrationN/AN/A
 
Geography EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Northeast Minnesota N/AN/A-2.0%
Southeast Minnesota N/AN/A10.7%
Southwest Minnesota N/A$45.71/hrN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA N/AN/AN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Rochester MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
St Cloud MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Northwest Balance of State N/A$43.95/hrN/A
Northeast Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Southwest Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Northwest Minnesota 10$43.95/hr0.0%
Central Minnesota 30$46.28/hr10.0%
Southeast Balance of State 40$48.23/hrN/A
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 200$45.47/hr-2.8%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 260$45.78/hrN/A
Minnesota 390$45.84/hr1.6%


Occupations EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change -
Wind Turbine Service Technicians 500$26.97/hrN/A
Plant and System Operators, All Other 120$33.85/hr5.6%
Control and Valve Installers and Repairers, Except Mechanical Door 690$36.10/hr-0.2%


  • Prepare and maintain records detailing tests, repairs, and maintenance.
  • Inspect and test equipment and circuits to identify malfunctions or defects, using wiring diagrams and testing devices such as ohmmeters, voltmeters, or ammeters.
  • Analyze test data to diagnose malfunctions, to determine performance characteristics of systems, or to evaluate effects of system modifications.
  • Inspect and test equipment and circuits to identify malfunctions or defects, using wiring diagrams and testing devices such as ohmmeters, voltmeters, or ammeters.
  • Consult manuals, schematics, wiring diagrams, and engineering personnel to troubleshoot and solve equipment problems and to determine optimum equipment functioning.
  • Notify facility personnel of equipment shutdowns.
  • Maintain inventories of spare parts for all equipment, requisitioning parts as necessary.
  • Consult manuals, schematics, wiring diagrams, and engineering personnel to troubleshoot and solve equipment problems and to determine optimum equipment functioning.
  • Prepare and maintain records detailing tests, repairs, and maintenance.
  • Analyze test data to diagnose malfunctions, to determine performance characteristics of systems, or to evaluate effects of system modifications.