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Occupational Employment Statistics


DETAILED OCCUPATION DATA

49-2097 Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers and Repairers



Repair, adjust, or install audio or television receivers, stereo systems, camcorders, video systems, or other electronic home entertainment equipment.

Geography Click link for Career Profile EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 8032$23.95/hr$19.26/hr$19.26/hr$22.94/hr$28.09/hr$30.71/hr


IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
ConstructionN/AN/A
Trade, Transportation and UtilitiesN/AN/A
InformationN/AN/A
Leisure and HospitalityN/AN/A
 
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Northwest Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Southeast Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA N/AN/AN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA N/A$23.81/hrN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA N/AN/AN/A
Northwest Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 80$22.94/hr2.9%
Minnesota 90$22.94/hr0.2%


Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers 2,440$30.55/hr-1.7%
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers 810$35.94/hr6.4%
Avionics Technicians 40$33.23/hrN/A


  • Keep records of work orders and test and maintenance reports.
  • Instruct customers on the safe and proper use of equipment.
  • Install, service, and repair electronic equipment or instruments such as televisions, radios, and videocassette recorders.
  • Confer with customers to determine the nature of problems or to explain repairs.
  • Calibrate and test equipment, and locate circuit and component faults, using hand and power tools and measuring and testing instruments such as resistance meters and oscilloscopes.
  • Tune or adjust equipment and instruments to obtain optimum visual or auditory reception, according to specifications, manuals, and drawings.
  • Make service calls to repair units in customers' homes, or return units to shops for major repairs.
  • Compute cost estimates for labor and materials.
  • Disassemble entertainment equipment and repair or replace loose, worn, or defective components and wiring, using hand tools and soldering irons.
  • Read and interpret electronic circuit diagrams, function block diagrams, specifications, engineering drawings, and service manuals.