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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 Click link for Career Profile EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 6012$54.40/hr$49.41/hr$51.12/hr$51.60/hr$62.91/hr$66.28/hr


IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Trade, Transportation and Utilities210$51.12/hr
Professional and Business ServicesN/AN/A
Public Administration10$49.08/hr
 
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Central Minnesota N/A$51.12/hrN/A
Northeast Minnesota N/AN/AN/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
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Rochester MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Northwest Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Northeast Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA 10$50.30/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 20$40.77/hrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 30$50.46/hrN/A
Southwest Minnesota 30$50.46/hrN/A
Southeast Minnesota 40$54.27/hrN/A
Southeast Balance of State 50$50.96/hrN/A
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 60$51.60/hr-10.5%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 120$51.60/hrN/A
Minnesota 230$51.12/hr-6.5%




  • 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.
  • Construct, test, maintain, and repair substation relay and control systems.
  • Prepare and maintain records detailing tests, repairs, and maintenance.