Avionics Technicians

5.1/10 job score
AUTOMATION RISK
72%
risk level
POLLING
GROWTH
9.7%
by 2030
WAGES
$67,840
or $32.61 hourly
VOLUME
21,390
as of 2020

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 72% (Robots are watching)

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Qualities required for this occupation:
Finger Dexterity
Manual Dexterity
Cramped Work Space, Awkward Positions
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How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Avionics Technicians' job openings is expected to rise 9.7% by 2030
'Avionics Technicians' is expected to be a fast growing occupation in comparison to other occupations.
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period between 2020 and 2030.
Updated projections are due Sep 2022.

What are the median wages for 'Avionics Technicians' in the United States?

In 2020 the median annual wage for 'Avionics Technicians' was $67,840, or $32.61 hourly
'Avionics Technicians' are paid 61.7% higher than the national median wage, which stands at $41,950
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

How many people are employed in this occupation?

As of 2020 there were 21,390 people employed as Avionics Technicians.
This represents around 0.02% of the employed workforce across the United States.

Job description

Install, inspect, test, adjust, or repair avionics equipment, such as radar, radio, navigation, and missile control systems in aircraft or space vehicles.

SOC Code: 49-2091.00

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