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Occupational Employment Statistics


49-3092 Recreational Vehicle Service Technicians

Diagnose, inspect, adjust, repair, or overhaul recreational vehicles including travel trailers. May specialize in maintaining gas, electrical, hydraulic, plumbing, or chassis/towing systems as well as repairing generators, appliances, and interior components. Includes workers who perform customized van conversions. Excludes ÔÇťAutomotive Service Technicians and Mechanics" (49-3023) and "Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists" (49-3031) who also work on recreation vehicles.

Geography Click link for Career Profile EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Central Minnesota 7015$26.73/hr$19.42/hr$24.24/hr$24.70/hr$30.34/hr$36.53/hr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Trade, Transportation and Utilities320$24.24/hr
Professional and Business Services20$18.64/hr
Leisure and HospitalityN/AN/A
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change -10-
Southeast Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Rochester MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Northeast Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Southwest Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 10$23.28/hrN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 10$23.99/hrN/A
Southwest Minnesota 20$23.63/hrN/A
Southeast Balance of State 20$23.55/hrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 30$22.94/hr14.3%
Duluth MN-WI MSA 30$22.94/hrN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 50$23.49/hrN/A
Northwest Balance of State 60$23.59/hrN/A
Central Minnesota 70$24.70/hr14.1%
Northwest Minnesota 70$23.59/hrN/A
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 170$25.40/hrN/A
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 200$25.71/hrN/A
Minnesota 380$23.99/hrN/A

  • Examine or test operation of parts or systems to ensure completeness of repairs.
  • Diagnose and repair furnace or air conditioning systems.
  • Repair leaks with caulking compound or replace pipes, using pipe wrenches.
  • Confer with customers, read work orders, or examine vehicles needing repair to determine the nature and extent of damage.
  • Inspect recreational vehicles to diagnose problems and perform necessary adjustment, repair, or overhaul.
  • Explain proper operation of vehicle systems to customers.
  • List parts needed, estimate costs, and plan work procedures, using parts lists, technical manuals, or diagrams.
  • Connect water hoses to inlet pipes of plumbing systems, and test operation of toilets or sinks.
  • Reset hardware, using chisels, mallets, and screwdrivers.
  • Connect water hoses to inlet pipes of plumbing systems, and test operation of toilets or sinks.