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Occupational Employment Statistics


49-9091 Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and Repairers

Install, service, adjust, or repair coin, vending, or amusement machines including video games, juke boxes, pinball machines, or slot machines.

Geography Click link for Career Profile EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Southeast Minnesota 5013$22.79/hr$18.72/hr$18.98/hr$23.72/hr$23.95/hr$29.94/hr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Trade, Transportation and Utilities290$23.50/hr
Professional and Business ServicesN/AN/A
Leisure and Hospitality240$20.81/hr
Public AdministrationN/AN/A
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Southwest Minnesota 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
Northeast Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Southwest Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Southeast Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 40$22.73/hrN/A
St Cloud MN MSA 40$22.68/hrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 50$18.74/hr-4.3%
Southeast Minnesota 50$23.72/hr-1.8%
Duluth MN-WI MSA 50$18.79/hrN/A
Northwest Balance of State 70$18.72/hrN/A
Central Minnesota 80$19.34/hr-5.0%
Northwest Minnesota 90$18.88/hr6.7%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 240$24.39/hr-1.8%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 270$24.01/hrN/A
Minnesota 550$22.89/hr-1.2%

Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Home Appliance Repairers 530$24.20/hr-6.6%
Engine and Other Machine Assemblers 260$22.77/hrN/A
Outdoor Power Equipment and Other Small Engine Mechanics 680$20.03/hr2.7%

  • Maintain records of machine maintenance and repair.
  • Inspect machines and meters to determine causes of malfunctions and fix minor problems such as jammed bills or stuck products.
  • Collect coins and bills from machines, prepare invoices, and settle accounts with concessionaires.
  • Record transaction information on forms or logs, and notify designated personnel of discrepancies.
  • Test machines to determine proper functioning.
  • Keep records of merchandise distributed and money collected.
  • Adjust and repair coin, vending, or amusement machines and meters and replace defective mechanical and electrical parts, using hand tools, soldering irons, and diagrams.
  • Fill machines with products, ingredients, money, and other supplies.
  • Make service calls to maintain and repair machines.
  • Prepare repair cost estimates.